The findings demonstrate that Australia's earliest known human population consumed a range of plant foods, including those that required processing.
This is the latest study to find a link between the Mediterranean diet and good health.
Previously scientists believed the different burials found at the site represented social differences.
The amount of fat and muscle a person has appears to be more important than chronological age for preserving a certain type of thinking, said co-author Auriel Willette, assistant professor at Iowa State University.
The health benefit could be thanks to the active component which makes chilis spicy.
Losing and maintaining a healthy weight is a significant challenge for some people, scientists said.
'Don't eat anything your great grandmother wouldn't recognize as food' an author of the study told Newsweek.
The patient's body created alcohol after he ate carbs.
According to a new study, consuming potatoes may be just as effective as popular carbohydrate gels for an athlete's performance.
Scientists fed mice with different ketogenic diets and watched how their skin changed.
"Some of the stuff I'm familiar with," he said of the ingredients in mac and cheese. "Other stuff sounds like it could be used to make a nuclear weapon."
Animal remains found in a cave in Israel that was occupied by hominins suggest these ancient humans had the foresight to store high-calorie food.
"Unfortunately, this information will likely confuse consumers," one expert told Newsweek.
"There are specific brain mechanisms that get activated when we expose ourselves to specific type of foods," study leader Sabrina Diano said.
And not all plant-based diets are equally healthy, an expert told Newsweek.
"The paleo diet could be having an adverse impact in terms of heart health," warned a scientist who carried out the research.
There is a huge variety of sugar substitutes available. Are some better for controlling blood sugar levels for diabetes, while others are more beneficial for losing weight?
Mazi Ghorbani is an entrepreneur and inventor whose latest venture involves creating a sustainable protein derived from fish in an effort to combat childhood hunger.
A team of scientists has found a way to engineer bacteria so that they can produce spider-silk and other hard-to-manufacture proteins that could be useful in future space missions.
Is a plant-based diet healthier? Not if you make one of these rookie mistakes.
Low calorie and gluten-free, popped water lily seeds have been a traditional treat in India for centuries. Now they're taking off in the West.
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Chipotle on keto diet is just the beginning, with new menu items supporting Whole30 and paleo nutrition plans.