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Study in mice examines impact of reused cooking oil on breast cancer progression Compounds in thermally abused cooking oils may trigger genetic, biochemical changes that hasten the progression of late-stage breast cancer, promoting tumor cells' growth and proliferation.
Science Daily | Mar 21, 2019 7:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
No evidence that calcium increases risk of AMD Eating a calcium-rich diet or taking calcium supplements does not appear to increase the risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), according to the findings of a study by scientists at the National Eye Institute (NEI). AMD is a leading cause of visi
Science Daily | Mar 21, 2019 6:19 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study links perimenopause to accelerated fat mass gains, lean mass losses A new study confirms what women approaching menopause have long suspected: menopause does make fat go up. The study finds that women undergoing perimenopause lost lean body mass and more than doubled their fat mass. The research demonstrates that body mas
Science Daily | Mar 21, 2019 2:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
BMI, but not age at puberty, tied to risk of multiple sclerosis Some studies have suggested that people who are younger when they enter puberty are more likely to later develop multiple sclerosis (MS). But a new study attributes that link to body mass index (BMI).
Science Daily | Mar 20, 2019 8:49 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Generic advice doesn't help patients drop pounds When it comes to losing weight, doctors' messages to their patients can make a powerful difference, according to new research.
Science Daily | Mar 20, 2019 7:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Prescribing healthy food in Medicare/Medicaid is cost effective, could improve health A team of researchers modeled the health and economic effects of healthy food prescriptions in Medicare and Medicaid. The study finds that health insurance coverage to offset the cost of healthy food for Medicare and/or Medicaid participants would be high
Science Daily | Mar 19, 2019 8:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Eating fish may help prevent asthma An innovative study has revealed new evidence that eating fish can help prevent asthma.
Science Daily | Mar 19, 2019 2:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Healthy fats improve nerve function in obese mice Swapping dietary saturated fats for monounsaturated fats reverses nerve damage and restores nerve function in male mice, finds new preclinical research. These data support further investigation of diets rich in healthy fats as a potential treatment for th
Science Daily | Mar 18, 2019 5:26 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
ACC/AHA guidance for preventing heart disease, stroke released Adopting a heart healthy eating plan, getting more exercise, avoiding tobacco and managing known risk factors are among the key recommendations in the 2019 Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease guideline from the American College of Cardiology (ACC
Science Daily | Mar 18, 2019 2:19 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Higher consumption of sugary beverages linked with increased risk of early mortality The more sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) people consumed, the greater their risk of premature death--particularly death from cardiovascular disease, and to a lesser extent from cancer, according to a large long-term study of US men and women. The risk of
Science Daily | Mar 18, 2019 12:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend