That sick, heavy, queasy feeling you get when you leave the movie theater may not have come from, say, realizing you paid good money to watch ‘Conan the Barbarian’ in 3D. It may come from having mindlessly shoveled handful after handful of stale popcorn into your mouth.
A new study conducted by scholars at the University of Southern California and published in the journal Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin… Continue reading Why You Can't Stop Eating Stale Popcorn at the Movies
“These are abs, not bones!” Country music star LeAnn Rimes is defending a set of “scary skinny” bikini pics that arrived online over the weekend. Most people would enjoy a [...] Continue reading Does LeAnn Rimes Have An Eating Disorder?
Eating berries regularly may lower risk of developing Parkinson’s, thanks to compounds called flavonoids. Flavonoids are found in plants and fruits and are also known collectively as vitamin P and citrin. They can also be found in berry fruits, chocolates and citrus fruits such as grapefruit. “This is the first study in humans to examine [...] Continue reading Eating berries may lower Parkinson’s risk
Here’s some good news for parents who constantly worry about their kids’ hygiene after they spend time in the play ground – eating dirt could actually make your child smarter. A new study has shown the positive side of soil-borne bacteria that is likely to be inhaled when children are playing outside. Scientists discovered that [...] Continue reading Eating dirt could actually make your kids smarter: Study
A new study has discovered a molecular pathway that is a key determinant of the aging process and could explain why eating less could extend lifespan. “We”re getting closer and closer to a good understanding of how caloric restriction works. This study is the first direct proof for a mechanism underlying the anti-aging effects we [...] Continue reading How eating less can make you live longer