Yearly Archives: 2014

Fen-phen: The Birth and Death of a Dangerous Diet Fad

Before you dive into a weight loss program or purchase "miracle" diet pills online, read about the fen-phen diet pill scandal. Once touted by Time Magazine as the miracle diet pill, fen-phen ruined many lives before it was pulled from the market. Make sure you understand the health risks of any diet regimen before you begin.

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Eating Disorders: The Need for Emotional Nourishment

It is important to know how to diagnose and support someone with an eating disorder, as they can be damaging physically and emotionally. Major disorders include binge eating disorder, bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa.

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2014 Healthy Food Trends: Intermittent Fasting and Veganism

2014 has brought some new prominence to the dietary practices of intermittent fasting and vegan regimens.

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