Diet information source

The Mediterranean diet is in retreat even in Italy. What now for the foodies’ ideal?


The Mediterranean diet is in retreat even in Italy. What now for the foodies’ ideal?


Food & drink industry Opinion Child obesity is rising across Europe, says a new report, but it’s not all down to junk food There was a touch of schadenfreude last week when it was reported that even in Italy, Greece and Spain, the home of the Mediterranean diet, children are suffering the same obesity crisis as here in the UK. They thought they were so clever with their olive oil and fish and fresh vegetables.

full story

 read more

Related news

Improving Your Diet Just a Little Bit Can Help You Live Longer, Says Study
Fortune - July 13, 2017

This kind of increase, researchers said in a statement, could be as simple as swapping one serving of red or processed meat for nuts or legumes, such as beans, lentils, peas, and peanuts.Overall, participants who maintained healthy eating patterns throughout the ...

more

A better diet may beat anxiety and depression, says TV doc
iNews - October 24, 2017

British doctors wrote a record number of prescriptions for anti-depressants, estimated at around 70 million – double the levels they were prescribing ten years ago.WellbeingDescribing his theory as a âpersonal obsessionâ, Dr Mosley is convinced that what people ...

more

Diet and Dementia: This Regimen Might Work
HuffPost - June 20, 2017

While genetics, age, and family history â all crucial in determining dementia risk â are beyond our control, there are studies indicating that diet and lifestyle can contribute to the likelihood of developing dementia. Those who suffer from cardiovascular disease ...

more

Nordic diet may help lower blood pressure and weight
The Indian Express - September 15, 2017

Diet has a great impact on the risk of chronic diseases and according to estimates, two-thirds of all chronic diseases are diet related.While following fad diets to achieve weight goals are counter-productive, with more than 90 per cent of people regaining their ...

more

Why you should eat a plant-based diet, but that doesn't mean being a vegetarian
ABC Online, District of Columbia - July 14, 2017

A recent study that followed more than 200,000 US adults for more than 20 years found that eating a diet high in plant foods and low in animal foods was associated with a 20 per cent lower risk of diabetes compared with individuals eating a diet low in plant foods.Well ...

more

More from New York

Trending today

Stomach bloating: Add ginger to your diet to help reduce stomach ...

Stomach bloating can cause pain, as well as swelling, to the stomach.However, you could fight ...

City of Knoxville Understands Concerns Over “Road Diet” ...

Posted: Friday, June 15th, 2018 at 5:00 am Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Andrew SwadnerThe City ...

Cardiologist: Study validates benefit of Mediterranean diet

The editorial team at the New England Journal of Medicine may have had to eat a bit of humble ...

This man lost 300 pounds by treating refined sugar like a drug

Name: Sean AndersonAge: 46Residence: Ponca City, OKJob: Radio personalityMarital status: Divorced ...

Sick of the Mediterranean Diet? Consider the Nordic Diet

You may have noticed there’s a new diet creating a lot of noise in the health and wellness ...

Local Updates

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming