By Ben Wolford | Thu, 07/03/2014 - 18:30
Television programs for kids are full of junk food references. But the effects of eating it are missing from the picture.
By Peter Sergo | Tue, 01/07/2014 - 15:30
Our propensity to not be able to pass up a deal can be used to motivate better eating habits, researchers find.
By John Ericson | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 16:11
A diet high in fat and sugar may lead to cognitive impairments in as little as one week.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 12:21
Aldi Rizal, Indonesia's "smoking baby," has dropped his 40-cigarette a day habit in favor of a high calorie addiction: food.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 11/07/2013 - 08:59
Researchers find that less educated German adults, especially those with physically demanding jobs, consume more energy-dense foods than their more educated peers.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 15:51
Faye Campbell, a 21-year-old girl, has eaten only junk food for 16 years due to food phobia.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 10/08/2013 - 10:40
Star athletes are chugging soda and guzzling Gatorade for millions of dollars. Are kids at risk?
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 15:55
Middle-aged men who regularly consume junk food face a higher risk of developing depression symptoms.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 09/02/2013 - 15:30
KFC Japan is releasing a deep-fried version of corn potage, a brand of popular soup.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 14:18
An automatic machine in Belgium serves up a batch of French fries in 90 seconds.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 17:49
Find out why you should avoid “the sweetest comeback” of Twinkies and other unhealthy foods on the 7-Eleven shelf.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:10
Nabisco's release of the Watermelon Oreo has cookie lovers questioning this combination of fruit flavoring and junk food.
By Anoopa Singh | Tue, 04/30/2013 - 11:53
The one time not to start your child early: A new study finds that a pregnant mother's consumption of junk food can determine her future child's eating habits.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 03/21/2013 - 21:05
Banning food advertising to children is the goal of Canadian obesity epidemic experts. No more junk food commercials for kids?
By Ashik Siddique | Fri, 03/01/2013 - 17:36
A mother’s junk food habit can predispose her children to junk food addiction.