fats

Can What You Eat Impact Your Memory?

January 29, 2019

You may be familiar with the saying, “You are what you eat,” but did you know the food you eat could impact your memory? Auriel Willette, assistant professor, and [...]

Does Coconut Oil Belong in a Healthy Diet?

January 15, 2019

Coconut oil has seen a surge in popularity in recent years due to many touted health benefits, ranging from reducing belly fat to strengthening the immune system, preventing [...]

Are Almonds Good for Weight Loss?

March 9, 2018

We know almonds taste great and they’re chock-full of protein and healthy fats. But can nuts actually help with weight loss? The most common claim about almonds as a [...]

What’s Better: Low-Fat or Low-Carb?

February 27, 2018

What’s better? Low-fat diets? Or low-carb diets? Scientists at Stanford University School of Medicine put it to the test. The answer after their studies: It’s a draw. It [...]

Which is Better: Fats or Carbs?

September 11, 2017

High carbohydrate intake is associated with a higher risk of mortality, and high fat intake with a lower risk, researchers report. An international team of scientists studied [...]

What’s the Skinny on High-Fat Diets?

June 21, 2017

You’ve been trained from a young age to avoid fat. To this day, you probably drink 2 percent milk, jelly your toast instead of buttering it, and buy packaged food with [...]
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