Don’t feel bad if you’d rather skip it. Studies have not proved its importance.
Because of an F.D.A. labeling change, many consumers will learn that added sugars are in many products generally thought to be healthy.
Is a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages an admirable way to improve public health, or a regressive measure that hurts the poor? The left is divided.
Old but only recently published research increases a concern that when it comes to nutrition, personal beliefs can trump science.
As Memorial Day approaches, I am reminded of the urge to defend my family to those who assume I am single because of infidelity, abuse or neglect.
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.
There are 13 vitamins that are essential for good health, but there is no real consensus on what they actually do and exactly how much of them we truly need.
Programs like the Million Kid Run that make running a group activity encourage fitness, new research suggests.
Medical training’s emphasis on demonstrating how many facts we know — typically in front of colleagues, nurses, patients and families — is problematic.
The New York Times is offering a free mobile app for the popular Scientific 7-Minute Workout and the new Advanced 7-minute Workout.