NYT > Fitness & Nutrition
• The New Health Care: Sorry, There’s Nothing Magical About BreakfastMon, 30 May 2016 07:45:53 GMT
Don’t feel bad if you’d rather skip it. Studies have not proved its importance.
• Public Health: You’d Be Surprised at How Many Foods Contain Added SugarSat, 21 May 2016 14:26:33 GMT
Because of an F.D.A. labeling change, many consumers will learn that added sugars are in many products generally thought to be healthy.
• Scaling Back: A New Policy Disagreement Between Clinton and Sanders: Soda TaxesFri, 22 Apr 2016 16:10:14 GMT
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.
• The New Health Care: A Study on Fats That Doesn’t Fit the Story LineFri, 15 Apr 2016 11:00:25 GMT
Old but only recently published research increases a concern that when it comes to nutrition, personal beliefs can trump science.
• Well: Direct-to-Consumer Lab Tests, No Doctor Visit RequiredMon, 06 Jun 2016 20:53:34 GMT
Firms promise to help consumers spot metabolic red flags. Critics say the services persuade healthy people to seek unneeded treatment.
• Well: A Doctor on Schedule, Rarely on TimeMon, 06 Jun 2016 16:17:07 GMT
Everyone can tell when I’m behind. Every visit is pared to essentials. Paperwork is postponed, chatting minimized.
• Well: Early Puberty in Girls Raises the Risk of DepressionMon, 06 Jun 2016 10:00:41 GMT
Those who developed breasts younger than their peers had a higher risk of depression, a new study found.
• Well: War Wounds That Time Alone Can’t HealMon, 06 Jun 2016 20:58:42 GMT
Moral injury resembles post-traumatic stress disorder with an added burden of guilt, and requires different treatment.
• Well: Think Like a Doctor: The Tired Gardener Solved!Fri, 03 Jun 2016 21:47:50 GMT
Readers solve the case of a previously healthy 67-year-old gardener who is too exhausted and feverish to garden.
• Well: For a 7-Minute Workout, Try Our AppTue, 15 Mar 2016 18:59:09 GMT
The New York Times is offering a free mobile app for the popular Scientific 7-Minute Workout and the new Advanced 7-minute Workout.
• The Future Issue: You, Only BetterTue, 10 Nov 2015 11:00:18 GMT
Is “biohacking” just a fad? Or can data-driven diets help us become an improved, happier species?
• Well: Exercising a Fat Dog (and Yourself)Tue, 30 Dec 2014 19:38:54 GMT
When man’s best friend gets too fat, that pet becomes a potential fitness aid for its owner.
• Well: 4 Days, 11 PoundsTue, 15 Mar 2016 20:33:08 GMT
A new study suggests that minimal calories and maximal exercise can significantly reduce body fat in just four days — and the loss lasts for months.
• Well: Why High-Impact Exercise Is Good for Your BonesTue, 15 Mar 2016 19:02:08 GMT
For stronger bones, sprint. Jump off a box 15 inches or higher at your gym and jump back up. Hop in place.