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Higher fruit, vegetable and whole grain intake linked to lower risk of diabetes Higher consumption of fruit, vegetables and whole grain foods are associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to two new studies.
Science Daily | Jul 9, 2020 01:33 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Healthier school food and physical activity environments matter for childhood obesity Students at elementary and secondary schools that offer healthier food offerings and more opportunities for physical activities have a healthier body mass index, according to researchers. The study, published in Preventive Medicine Reports, uses professio
Science Daily | Jul 8, 2020 5:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bacteria in infants' first stool may indicate their risk of obesity Meconium--the earliest stool of an infant -- is composed of materials ingested during the time the infant spends in the uterus. A new study found that the types of normal bacteria found in the meconium may predict an infant's likelihood of later developin
Science Daily | Jul 8, 2020 2:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Antioxidants in corn line could aid human IBD protection, therapy Flavonoids from a specific line of corn act as anti-inflammatory agents in the guts of mice with an inflammatory-bowel-disease-like condition, according to a team of researchers who said flavonoid-rich corn should be studied to determine its potential to
Science Daily | Jul 7, 2020 4:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Soy and wheat proteins helpful for building aging muscles, but not as potent as animal protein On a gram for gram basis, animal proteins are more effective than plant proteins in supporting the maintenance of skeletal muscle mass with advancing age, shows new research.
Science Daily | Jul 7, 2020 3:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Common inherited genetic variant identified as frequent cause of deafness in adults A common inherited genetic variant is a frequent cause of deafness in adults, meaning that many thousands of people are potentially at risk, reveals new research.
Science Daily | Jul 7, 2020 12:38 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
People with high cholesterol should eliminate carbs, not saturated fat, study suggests An international team of experts on heart disease and diet say there's no evidence that a low-saturated fat diet reduces cholesterol in people with familial hypercholesterolemia.
Science Daily | Jul 6, 2020 3:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
In mouse study, black raspberries show promise for reducing skin inflammation In a study done with mice, researchers found that a diet high in black raspberries reduced inflammation from contact hypersensitivity -- a condition that causes redness and inflammation in the skin.
Science Daily | Jul 2, 2020 3:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A vaccine targeting aged cells mitigates metabolic disorders in obese mice Researchers developed a novel vaccine that removes senescent T cells from adipose tissues. They showed that vaccinated obese mice had improved glucose tolerance and insulin resistance without showing severe adverse events. These findings could help develo
Science Daily | Jun 30, 2020 2:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Lifting weights makes your nervous system stronger, too Gym-goers may get frustrated when they don't see results from weightlifting right away, but their efforts are not in vain: the first few weeks of training strengthen the nervous system, not muscles.
Science Daily | Jun 29, 2020 5:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend