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Less Cholent and Challah: Experts look to change the haredi diet

Less Cholent and Challah: Nutritionists take aim at haredi diets

New Bar Ilan University study offers approaches to improving children's nutrition in haredi communities.

Meat-only diet? Study probes whether 'carnivore diet' is healthy

Meat-only diet? Study probes whether 'carnivore diet' is healthy

Harvard study suggests meat-centric 'carnivore' diet may actually have health benefits - but emphasizes further research is needed.

Diet is key in lockdown

Diet is key in lockdown

Hadassah nutritionist and dietician Rivki Harari offers tips for how to eat healthfully during the coronavirus lockdown.

Woman hospitalized after juice diet goes awry

Woman hospitalized after juice diet goes awry

Woman may have irreversible brain damage after embarking on diet at alternative healer's recommendation.

Miracle food for immunity

Miracle food for immunity

Immune Benefits: These foods increase antibodies in the digestive tract and may strengthen immunity throughout the body.

Israeli researchers discover why diets don't work

Israeli researchers discover why diets don't work

Research in Israel shows effects of foods can be radically different from person to person, proving importance of microbiome.

Lose Weight with High-Fat Diet!

Lose Weight with High-Fat Diet!

A carefully scheduled high-fat diet prevents obesity and can actually lead to weight loss, a Hebrew University researcher says.