The Cancer Council Victoria this week suggested giving away toys with meals could be limited to healthy foods only. This suggestion came with their latest study finding children are influenced to eat certain...

Consuming too much sugar whilst pregnant could increase the risk of allergies and allergic asthma a UK study has found. Until now, there has only been reported links between children eating high amounts...

Leading Australian and New Zealand children’s health research institutes are joining forces to better understand how nutrition interacts with a genetic makeup to shape health and wellbeing. The collaboration...

Australians are eating larger servings of fatty and sugary foods than they were in the past The George Institute for Global Health has found. Comparing data from 1995 and 2012, researchers found a large...

Disadvantaged groups would not be unfairly punished if a sugar tax was applied to drinks sold in Australia says a new study by Deakin University’s Global Obesity Centre. Deakin researchers found that...

Medical tests designed to determine whether someone has Coeliac Disease are insufficient a study conducted at the University of Technology Sydney has found. The study discovered that current testing methods...

Vegetarian diets are almost twice as effective at helping you lose weight a study has found. Published online by the Journal of the American College of Nutrition, researchers discovered those on a vegetarian...

Healthy eating guidelines often tell us choosing wholemeal bread over white is always a healthier option, but new research has found this may not always be the case. In an article published in the Cell...

Australian soft drinks have higher levels of glucose sugar than US soft drinks a study has found. According to research conducted by the Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, four studied Australian soft...

Deakin University has announced a new study which will explore whether traditional supermarket marketing techniques can be used to help Australians eat better. Working in conjunction with IGA, participating...