British people are increasingly eating out. Menu labelleling is a way to ensure they make healthy choices.
Shoppers struggle to make sense of food labels – and aren't always sure what they're eating.
The fact that relative food prices differ so markedly and so systematically provides a very strong rationale for nutrition-focused food policies.
A small body of research has started to explore how fitness trackers and calorie counting apps might be linked to disordered eating and exercise.
Most Americans underestimate how many calories nutritionists recommend they consume each day, which means maybe you can probably have one more treat without feeling guilty.
Although nutritious, inexpensive food options do exist for low-income Canadians, whether those foods are easily accessible or feasible has long evaded both nutrition researchers and politicians.
Eating celery, grapefruit and cucumber to lose weight is not a bad idea, just don't think that you're consuming negative calories.
The U.S. is vehemently opposed to Canada's intention to put labels on unhealthy processed foods. Here's why Canada should continue to stand its ground during NAFTA renegotiations.
Time to put calories on the menu.
We turn to doctors to treat cancer, addiction and high blood pressure. And, they have a lot of training and tools to help us. Why is that not so with obesity?
Evidence suggests that most Americans wildly underestimate the amount of sodium in their food.
It's time to bust some diet myths and talk about the science behind weight loss
Being able to buy processed "food-like" products is often seen as a mark of personal and material success. Little attention is paid to having a healthy diet.
Just don't say you can't do anything about it.
It turns out most of us under-report how many calories we consume – but it's not entirely our fault.
Try starting with 12,000 kcals a day.
The potential health benefits of energy-burning brown and beige fat might be not the effect on weight, but rather on blood sugar and cholesterol.
Whether it's a coffee in hand as we walk through the office door, or a way to beat the 3pm slump, many of us rely on our local barista to get us through our working day.
A gram of alcohol has almost as many calories as the equivalent weight in fat. But most people who drink aren't aware of the extra fuel they're getting from alcohol.
Obesity researchers have been in a tug of war about obesity for decades now. So what does the evidence show about the latest offensive in the obesity wars?