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New data show value of oral nutritional supplements given in preoperative setting Abbott has announced a new study, published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, that demonstrated preoperative standard oral nutritional supplements (ONS) provide similar benefits...
Medical News Today | Aug 22, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Adherence to diet can be measured from blood New results from the Nordic SYSDIET study show that it's possible to assess dietary compliance from a blood sample.
Medical News Today | Aug 22, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Protein identified that helps prevent active tuberculosis in infected patients UCLA-led study has identified a protein that appears to play a key role in protecting people infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis - the bacterium that causes tuberculosis - from developing the...
Medical News Today | Aug 22, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Food and the Dying Patient The medicalization of food deprives the dying of some of the last remnants of the human experience: taste, smell, touch and connection to loved ones.
New York Times | Aug 21, 2014 8:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Is Breakfast Overrated? Researchers are questioning the assumptions behind morning meals.
New York Times | Aug 21, 2014 5:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Well: What Is So Special About Iyengar Yoga? This week the international yoga community said goodbye to B.K.S. Iyengar, a favorite teacher credited with bringing yoga to the Western world. One of his students, Carrie Owerko, a New York yoga teacher, talked about what makes Iyengar yoga so special.
New York Times | Aug 21, 2014 3:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Tax on sugar sweetened drinks may reduce obesity in South Africans A suggested tax on sugar sweetened beverages has been given more credence in a research paper by academics from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Medical News Today | Aug 21, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Parental scheduling of work hours may influence kids' weight The way parents balance their work schedules may affect their adolescent children's eating habits, according to Penn State researchers.
Medical News Today | Aug 21, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Feeding Your Canine Athlete Humans and dogs fuel exercise very differently. So if youre taking your dog out for a run, take note.
New York Times | Aug 20, 2014 6:46 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Fish as Brain Food Eating fish is associated with an increase in brain volume, but it is apparently not because of its omega-3 content, a new study of older adults has found.
New York Times | Aug 20, 2014 5:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend