Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human body > Health-in-Motion Updated 29 September 2016 Want to improve your teenager’s eating habits? Want to improve your teenager’s eating habits? Then don’t try to convince them to eat more carrots, apples and salads because they are beneficial for their health. That is a key finding of a study recently published in the British Journal of Health Psychology. Instead, appealing to young people’s vanity by suggesting that eating healthy foods, especially veggies and fruit, will improve their appearance, attitude and emotional wellbeing, researchers discovered that teens are more likely to eat them. 0 More: Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human bodyHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News 10 freak accidents that killed people Diet and nutrition 5 healthier ‘adult’ ice lollies to eat if you’re watching your weight Medical Health dept on alert: This is why 800 000 homes are being fumigated News QUIZ: What would you do in these 7 emergencies? Medical TB levels rising in Northern Cape Diet and nutrition 4 signs you’re not getting enough protein From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Holiday health » Your 10-step asthma holiday checklist Don’t let asthma ruin your summer holiday. Whether you are travelling or embracing the summer at home, make sure you plan ahead.