diet

A person talking to a doctor about a diet.
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Lynne Adkins
January 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
If your New Year's resolution is to lose a few pounds, it pays to pick the right diet. Read more here.
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Colorectal cancer written on paper.
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KYW Staff
November 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
Colorectal cancer is more common in people older than 50, but there is good news for this group: rates have been falling in recent years. Read more here.
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A bag of vegetables.
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KYW Staff
November 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
It's estimated that one in 200 children are vegetarians — that's about 300,000 children. Read more here.
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Gym equipment.
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Lynne Adkins
October 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
Should you eat before you exercise or when you're done?
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A medical student studying.
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KYW Staff
October 21, 2019 - 2:45 pm
Despite the importance of educating people about proper diet, medical schools tend to not devote much time to teaching future doctors about nutrition, which is a disturbing finding.
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Breakfast.
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KYW Staff
October 03, 2019 - 3:48 pm
If you look at successful diets, there is usually a common denominator: They stress the importance of regularly scheduled meals, especially a healthy breakfast.
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Food on table.
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KYW Staff
September 26, 2019 - 3:02 pm
We all know that the fewer calories you take in, the more weight you will lose. But the types of food you eat are very important as well.
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KYW Staff
August 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. ​​​​By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Flavonoid-rich foods have been shown to help in the battle against heart disease. Flavonoids are more often than not being linked with a reduction in...
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Kids that have been diagnosed with or are at risk for chronic kidney disease participated in a special week-long summer cooking camp.
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Hadas Kuznits
August 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kids with chronic kidney disease learned how to make delicious foods that they could actually eat as part of a week-long specialized cooking camp that focused on mastering the renal diet. The camp was created through a collaboration between Children’s Hospital of...
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American children are eating relatively little fish and shellfish in comparison to meat, according to a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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May 20, 2019 - 4:50 pm
By Susan Scutti, CNN (CNN) - - The humble tuna sandwich, once a lunchbox staple, is making less frequent appearances in school cafeterias across the nation. American children are eating relatively little fish and shellfish in comparison to meat, according to a new report from the American Academy...
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