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Junk food causing brain health to decline faster: Study

The research, published in Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, reports about 30 per cent of the world's adult population is either overweight or obese, and more than 10 per cent of all adults will suffer from type 2 diabetes by 2030.

Stressed during exams? Junk food may be to blame: Study

The researchers investigated the relationship between exam stress and change in dietary quality, and whether these associations were modified by psychosocial factors such as eating behaviour, food choice motive, taste preference, impulsivity, coping strategies, sedentary behaviour, and social support.


Exercise tips to burn off calories after consuming your favourite junk food

These infographics of your favourite junk food - from burgers to fries and pizzas - will tell you the calorie content of each food item and how much you need to work out to burn off its ill effect.

Tricks to keep kids away from junk food

Give your children love, non-food rewards and gestures of time and care instead of sugar. Rewards can be as simple as stars, smileys, bonus points to books, art supplies and games.

International No Diet Day: 7 best foods you should definitely dig into at least once in life

International No Diet Day: A British consultant Mary Evans Young battled anorexia nervosa, body image issues, and bullying for years and saw other women suffering from the similar problem on May 6, 1992, she decided to put a stop to it.

Industries won’t show junk food ads on children channels: Government

The government said industry bodies have voluntarily decided not to show food and beverage advertisements concerning children.


Love street food? Beware, you may catch diseases like cholera!

Eating junk street food is not only bad for your waistline but also lead to stomach problems arising from unhygienic conditions.

To distract kids from junk food, present healthy options first

Children gravitate towards junk food even when attractive healthy options are present. So, make efforts to make healthy foods more visible.

Eating healthy on weekdays, junk on weekends as bad as regular junk-bingeing

Cyclic eating of healthy and junk food causes a reduction in the gut's microbial cells — which regulate metabolism, nutrition and immune function.

Three months to frame norms restricting junk food availability: Delhi HC to govt

"Extension for time is sought through this application, the same is allowed. Three months more time granted to frame the guidelines," the court said.