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Ultra-processed food is a big part of the US diet and it can make people sick: Shots

Dr. Chris Van Tulleken took part in a month-long experiment. Heate 80% of his calories from ultra-processed food. He explains what happened in his new book, Ultra-processed People. Jonny Storey/Chris Van Tulleken hide caption toggle captions Jonny Storey/Chris Van Tulleken Dr. Chris Van Tulleken took part in a month-long experiment. Heate 80% of his calories […]

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Advocates hope Preston-area nursing home will inspire better Black health care

Community health workers say recently announced plans for a new nursing home geared toward Black seniors should inspire a network within the Nova Scotia health-care system that is better attuned to the needs of Black people. Sharon Davis-Murdoch, the co-founder of the Health Association of African Canadians (HAAC), says there’s a need for culturally competent

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How to prevent heat stroke or heat exhaustion during the heat wave : Shots

As the heat breaks records, remember that preventing heatstroke or heat exhaustion takes planning ahead to ensure you stay hydrated and can cool off frequently. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption toggle captions David J. Phillip/AP As the heat breaks records, remember that preventing heatstroke or heat exhaustion takes planning ahead to ensure you stay hydrated

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Artificial sweeteners have no weight-loss benefit, may raise health risks

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain The World Health Organization has come out against the use of non-sugar sweeteners (NSS) as a means to control weight or limit non-communicable sickness. “The recommendation is based on the findings of a systematic review of the available evidence which suggests that the use of NSS does not confer any long-term

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10 Popular Diets Ranked on How Healthy They Are for Your Heart

Cardiologists ranked 10 popular diets based on how healthy they are for your heart. The DASH and Mediterranean diets were top-ranked, with flexible choices and nutrient-rich foods. The keto ranked worst, for cutting out carbs like whole grains and including lots of high-fat animal products. loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your

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Fan Bingbing Dazzles at Oscars 2023 More Than 4 Years After Tax Evasion Scandal

Chinese actress Fan Bingbing attends the 95th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, California on March 12, 2023. VALERIE MACON/AFP via Getty Fan Bingbing is back. the 355 actress, 41, walked the champagne carpet at the Oscars 2023 on Sunday night in a rare appearance since her tax evasion scandal in 2018.

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Olive oil coffee: Is Starbucks’ new Oleato drink healthy?

Starbucks made headlines this week for its latest creation: coffee infused with a spoonful of olive oil. The coffee giant unveiled the new “Oleato” beverage line in their Italy stores Wednesday, with the drink options set to debut at select US locations this spring. In the announcement, Starbucks interim CEO Howard Schultz described the new

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Eat Your Chia Seeds for Gut-Friendly Fiber, Healthy Fats, and Antioxidants

These tiny, ancient seeds are bursting with potent nutrients your body loves. Chia seeds are tiny, oval-shaped seeds that appear black and white in color. They’re the seeds of a plant native to Mexico and were a staple in ancient civilizations. “Chia seeds were originally cultivated as a dietary staple in Mesoamerican cultures, in the

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