Late-day exercise had unique benefits for cholesterol levels and blood sugar control, a study of overweight men eating a high-fat diet found.
Makers of Latin America’s favorite traditional sweetener say a sugar engineer wants exclusive control of their centuries-old product.
A diet full of highly processed foods with added sugars and salt promoted gut microbes linked to obesity, heart disease and diabetes.
Proponents of coconut oil point out that it is rich in phytochemicals with healthful properties. But so is olive oil.
“It’s been known for a long time that coconut oil raises blood levels of artery-damaging LDL cholesterol,” one expert said.
When we exercise, even for a few minutes, hundreds of molecules related to our metabolic health rise and fall in our bloodstreams.
Statin drugs, commonly prescribed for heart health, may prolong survival in some cancer patients.
Even levels of blood pressure that are generally considered “normal” may be high enough to foster the development of heart disease, new research shows.
There is accumulating evidence that the benefits of statins far outweigh possible risks, and nearly all statins on the market are now available as inexpensive generics.
A novel gene-editing experiment seems to have permanently reduced LDL and triglyceride levels in monkeys.
The president has hailed the drug as a cure for Covid-19, but his own health officials have questioned its effectiveness and safety. His doctor’s comments were part of a summary of the president’s health.
Apotex will admit conspiring to inflate drug prices, pay $24 million and cooperate with the Justice Department’s investigation into the pharmaceutical industry.
Low-carb, high-fat eating can lead to weight loss, but scientists debate the long-term effects on health.
As with many other good things in life, this usually helpful protein is best in moderation.