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New research shows how pathogenic E. coli O157:H7 binds to fresh vegetables Food-poisoning outbreaks linked to disease-causing strains of the bacterium Escherichia coli are normally associated with tainted meat products.
Medical News Today | Apr 16, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Anger at your spouse could be related to blood sugar Lower levels of blood sugar may make married people angrier at their spouses and even more likely to lash out aggressively, new research reveals.
Medical News Today | Apr 16, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Five Things to Know About Quinoa This week, a new food is appearing on Passover tables around the country. The Orthodox Union, the authority on kosher foods, recently ruled that certain brands of quinoa could carry its Kosher for Passover symbol.
New York Times | Apr 15, 2014 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Beans and Peas Lower Cholesterol A review of studies found that consuming a few legumes a day appeared to reduce levels of bad cholesterol.
New York Times | Apr 15, 2014 3:14 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
More Americans using dietary supplements than previously thought Supplement use among American adults is more prevalent than previously thought, says a new study, which used year-round, long-term usage data.
Medical News Today | Apr 15, 2014 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study of UK children finds low vitamin D linked to fatty liver disease A UK study[i] investigating the link between low vitamin D status and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in British children has identified a genetic variant associated with the disease's...
Medical News Today | Apr 15, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Is reduced salt intake linked to the fall in deaths from cardiovascular disease? In England, deaths from cardiovascular disease have plummeted, as has the average daily salt intake. A study in BMJ Open makes the case that the two events are linked.
Medical News Today | Apr 15, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Women need iron and calcium for strength and exercise performance A new University of Melbourne study has found that women who take iron supplements, experience a marked improvement in their exercise performance.
Medical News Today | Apr 15, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Personal Health: A Number That May Not Add Up As a measure of overweight, obesity and health, the body mass index has plenty of drawbacks, researchers say.
New York Times | Apr 14, 2014 9:01 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Too Much Family Love Every patient needs a moment alone, as one woman with a terminal illness and a large band of affectionate relatives made clear.
New York Times | Apr 14, 2014 5:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend