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Revolutionary Way to Be Healthy #2: Buck Trends

Pilar Gerasimo | Posted 06.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Pilar Gerasimo

Evidently, the headline "What Makes Us Healthy Now Is Pretty Much the Same Stuff as It Has Been for All of Human History" just doesn't grab a lot of eyeballs.

If Your App Tells You to Eat Less and Exercise More

Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Judith J. Wurtman, PhD

Solutions will not come automatically, but given how successfully devices such as a cell phone have changed the life style of billions of people, there is no reason to think it cannot be done. After all, we no longer rely on a rooster to wake us up.

The Biggest Health Trends Of 2014

Rachel Berman | Posted 03.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachel Berman

Here are some predictions for trends you may see in your gym, supermarket, or hear around the water cooler this year. Find out if they're worth incorporating into your lifestyle.

The Worst Health Trends Of 2013

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Every new year gives us an opportunity to say goodbye to some of the less appealing trends of the previous year. And when it came to health fads, 2013...

Inside 2013's Health Care Trends (And Why They Matter)

Oliver Kharraz, M.D. | Posted 02.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Oliver Kharraz, M.D.

Health care is perhaps the most important service we consume. Our lives literally depend on it, every day. But how much do we really know about our own relationship with the health care system?

The Best And Worst Health Trends Of 2013

Posted 12.06.2013 | Healthy Living

By K. Aleisha Fetters Each year comes with its own unique brand of health trends. Some wind up being passing fad diets, while others prove surpri...

The 5 Biggest Healthy Food Trends For 2014

Dawn Jackson Blatner, RD, CSSD, LDN | Posted 12.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Dawn Jackson Blatner, RD, CSSD, LDN

At the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo, new products and innovations are launched and food trends come to life. Here are the top five food trends spotted there.

Eat Something New: The Latest 'In Fashion' Foods

Heather Bauer, RD, CDN | Posted 03.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Heather Bauer, RD, CDN

Food and fashion aren't so different. Throughout the years, we've seen the good, the bad and the ugly. Sometimes, we look back and say to ourselves, "What was I thinking?" This year is no different. Let's take a look at healthy trends that are in and the not-so-healthy trends that I hope to see on the way out!

What To Expect In Nutrition And Fitness For 2013

Posted 01.01.2013 | Healthy Living

No one can know exactly what the year ahead will bring. But those who work in and monitor the fitness industry can make some pretty good guesses. ...

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, What Will Hit (in 2012) and What Will Fall

Ashley Koff | Posted 02.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Ashley Koff

As we close the door on 2011, nutrition and wellness -- the pursuit of optimal health -- continues to lead the country as an issue and major challenge. Looking ahead, there is much to be hopeful about, and a few things to watch out for.

11 Bad Health Trends We Don't Want To See In 2012

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 12.21.2011 | Healthy Living

Every year has its health fads, both the fit and the fear-inducing. In 2010, it was all about fitness video games and the Shake Weight, according to S...

Fruit: Fads, Digestion and Cleanses

Carrie Wiatt, M.S. | Posted 12.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carrie Wiatt, M.S.

The Internet provides us with news on the latest fad diets and health trends. On top of this, we receive emails with drastic nutrition recommendations... These incorrect statements really get to me.

Kombucha Tea Attracts A Following And Doubters

nytimes.com | Malia Wollan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Looks and aroma notwithstanding, kombucha is gaining popularity among those who favor organic beverages, and it is showing signs of turning into a gol...