Nutrition / Diet

US diet still contains too many low quality carbs

Although the typical adult diet in the United States has improved, it still contains too much low quality carbohydrate and saturated fat, recent research concludes. New research looks at changes in the nutritional content of a typical U.S. diet. During 1999–2016, the average proportion of daily calorie intake that refined grains, added sugar, and starchy […]

Nutrition / Diet

Eating more nuts may help prevent weight gain

According to recent evidence, nuts can aid weight gain, despite being calorically rich. Despite being dense in calories, nuts may help prevent the weight gain that often occurs during adulthood. Nuts have a wide variety of health benefits, and recent studies have been uncovering more and more of them. From staving off heart disease to […]