Eating earlier in the evening may have anti-aging benefits

Anke Neustadt

Share on PinterestNew research finds that timing meals in addition to calorie restriction may hold anti-aging benefits. Adriana Duduleanu/EyeEm/Getty Images A study in mice suggests that the timing of meals is important to maximize the anti-aging effects of calorie restriction. On a calorie-restricted diet, mice that only ate during the […]

The Benefits of Eating a Plant-Based Diet

Anke Neustadt

Forest fires, hurricanes, floods, droughts, species extinction — the news can be pretty bleak. Instead of throwing up our hands and feeling helpless, we each have the power to help the health of the planet and ourselves simultaneously, says registered dietician Dana Ellis Hunnes in her new book, Recipe for Survival, […]

Scientists Find No Benefit to Time-Restricted Eating

Anke Neustadt

The weight-loss idea is quite appealing: Limit your eating to a period of six to eight hours each day, during which you can have whatever you want. Studies in mice seemed to support so-called time-restricted eating, a form of the popular intermittent fasting diet. Small studies of people with obesity […]

Men, Are You Eating Enough to Fuel Your Exercise?

Anke Neustadt

“],”renderIntial”:true,”wordCount”:350}”> It used to be called the female athlete triad: a condition characterized by lost menstrual periods, a decline in bone density, and stress fractures resulting from taking in too few calories. For years, the condition was regarded as a concern only for women—and only those who lost their periods. Women […]