May Is National Bike Month—Time to Cycle Toward Health

(DGIwire) — Bikeway networks are emerging along urban, low-traffic streets as residents employ increasing pedal power in cities like Cambridge, MA; New York City; Portland, OR; and San Francisco. Tourism and transportation trend watchers note that the amount of on-street bicycle parking provides a ready gauge to how rider-friendly a city is. Still, according to […]

Diet Soda Not So Dietetic

(DGIwire) — If you believe that drinking diet soda will help you lose or keep weight off, you should think again.  When researchers from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health examined patterns in adult diet beverage consumption, they found that overweight and obese adults who drink diet beverages end up consuming more calories than […]