fats

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 [...]