Tag Archives: Eating

Harvard study: People who use dating apps such as Tinder are more likely to have eating disorders

People who use dating apps are more likely to have eating disorders, abuse laxatives or use other unhealthy weight management practices than people who don’t date online, Harvard researchers found in a new study published Friday in the Journal of Eating Disorders. The study, which surveyed more than 1,700 U.S. adults between the ages of… Read More »

What is the Flexitarian Diet? The Plant-Based Eating Plan That Allows Meat

The evidence in support of following a plant-based diet is pretty convincing. Vegetarians tend to weigh less, have lower LDL (or bad) cholesterol, and decreased cancer risk. But giving up meat seems daunting, particularly if you can’t live without burgers, bacon, or a juicy rib eye. However, there’s a way you can have your steak… Read More »