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Drinking coffee may reduce the risk of liver cirrhosis Regular consumption of coffee was linked with a reduced risk of liver cirrhosis in a review of relevant studies published before July 2015.
Medical News Today | Feb 2, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Personal Health: Pursuing the Goal of Healthy Aging Researchers are seeking drugs that can slow the rate of aging and the development of the debilitating chronic ailments that typically accompany it.
New York Times | Feb 1, 2016 10:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: An Eating Disorder in People With Diabetes Diabulimia occurs when people with Type 1 diabetes manipulate their insulin in order to purge calories, much as someone with bulimia might induce vomiting.
New York Times | Feb 1, 2016 7:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Are BPA-free food containers really safe? Plastic products containing bisphenol A are thought to be harmful, so bisphenol S has been introduced as a safer alternative. New studies, however, show they have similar effects.
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 5:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
With a broken circadian clock, even a low-salt diet can raise resting blood pressure, promote disease In the face of a disrupted circadian rhythm, a low-salt diet and a hormone known to constrict blood vessels have the same unhealthy result: elevated resting blood pressure and vascular disease...
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 5:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Hypervirulent forms of food poisoning pathogen identified A genetic analysis of thousands of strains of the bacteria that causes listeriosis, a serious foodborne illness, is reported online this week in Nature Genetics.
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New research shows anti-inflammatory intestinal protection effect of human milk oligosaccharides can be synthetically replicated New data published in The Journal of Nutrition show that Bimuno®, a unique galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS), is functionally similar to human milk oligosaccharides (HMOS) by producing comparable...
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Refugee women at higher risk of preterm birth, study finds Refugee women who come to Canada have greater risk of giving birth prematurely than non-refugee immigrants, a study by a St. Michael's Hospital researcher has found.
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Higher dietary fiber intake in young women may reduce breast cancer risk Women who eat more high-fiber foods during adolescence and young adulthood-especially lots of fruits and vegetables-may have significantly lower breast cancer risk than those who eat less dietary...
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
High fiber intake when young may lower women's breast cancer risk Researchers found that women who ate foods high in fiber during adolescence and young adulthood were up to 24% less likely to develop breast cancer.
Medical News Today | Feb 1, 2016 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend