Multiple studies discussed in the past week demonstrate the continued protective value of vaccination against COVID-19 as omicron became the dominant variant in the U.S.
A plant-based dietitian outlines the benefits of nut butters, including protein, healthy fats, vitamins and minerals. Plus, a few brands to try.
MONDAY, Jan. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Exercise helps you stay fit, hale and hearty, and researchers say it may also help you stave off dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Now they have a better understanding of the hidden benefits that aid the brain.
The pills are expected to be effective against omicron because they don’t target the spike protein where most of the variant’s worrisome mutat…
Questions we should all ask about our food include: What is its quality and nutritional value? What is its environmental impact/carbon footprint? What is its impact on biodiversity, or loss of wildlife and habitat? How much suffering was inflicted on sentient creatures being raised for consumption or caught in nets, in traps and on hooks?
Dear Dr. Blonz: Our reading group was discussing milk, and one of the long-standing members argued that milk, especially homogenized milk, is a bad and even dangerous food for seniors. How can this be?
The first sample of the Omicron or B.1.1.529 lineage was taken Nov. 9, according to WHO. It got noticed because of a surge of cases in South Africa.
Dear Dr. Blonz: Along with the tuna itself, some canned tuna contains "vegetable broth with hydrolyzed soy protein and hydrolyzed casein." Are these ingredients unhealthy? Does a can of tuna that lists these ingredients contain MSG, which should be avoided? — S.I., New York City
A food historian spent a month at the Library of Congress trying to answer the question of why we have historically been, and remain, so focused on dietary protein. Here is what she found.
Here are five you’re probably not eating often enough, plus simple ways to incorporate them into balanced meals.
Dear Dr. Blonz: You mentioned that excess dietary protein could increase mineral losses in a recent column. Can you say more about that?
If you’re trying to cut carbs or just want to get more veggies into your daily diet, you need to try these delicious cucumber avocado roll-ups from @themodernnonna. Turkey breast adds a lean protein, and avocado adds healthy fat, but the sriracha mayo can’t be skipped for flavor.
Dear readers: I am encouraging all who can, and haven't, to get vaccinated against the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the disease known as COVID-19 that's wreaking havoc around the world.
A survey conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Vegan Strong found that the average person believes we’ll all be meat-free by 2039. Buzz60’s Johana…
Frozen foods have always been there for you more, but are you picking the healthiest of foods? Buzz60’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.