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Almost a fifth in UK still not eating ANY whole grains Experts are calling for the introduction of guidelines around the amount of whole grains we should be eating after it was revealed almost one in five of those in the United Kingdom are not eating any at all.
Science Daily | Apr 21, 2015 01:39 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New research shows how to tackle obesity One size does not fit all when it comes to tackling obesity, according to a new study. Researchers looking at how to tackle England's country's obesity issue and found that currently individuals are often treated the same regardless of how healthy they ar
Science Daily | Apr 17, 2015 10:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How to develop healthy eating habits in a child: Start early and eat your vegetables A healthy diet promotes success in life -- better concentration and alertness, better physical health that translates into good mental and emotional health.
Science Daily | Apr 17, 2015 2:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Difficult to break the soda habit? Sugar-sweetened beverages suppress body's stress response Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages can suppress the hormone cortisol and stress responses in the brain, but diet beverages sweetened with aspartame do not have the same effect, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Apr 16, 2015 5:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Obesity significantly increases prostate cancer risk in African-American men Obesity in black men substantially increases the risk of low- and high-grade prostate cancer, while obesity in white men moderately reduces the risk of low-grade cancer and only slightly increases the risk of high-grade cancer, according to the first larg
Science Daily | Apr 16, 2015 3:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Victorian baby teeth could help predict future health of children today Baby teeth from children who died during the 1845-52 Irish famine could help us predict the future health of children born today, according to new research. Investigators found that the biochemical composition of teeth that were forming in the womb and du
Science Daily | Apr 16, 2015 1:40 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Eight nutrients to protect the aging brain Brain health is the second most important component in maintaining a healthy lifestyle according to a 2014 AARP study. As people age they can experience a range of cognitive issues from decreased critical thinking to dementia and Alzheimers disease. Resea
Science Daily | Apr 16, 2015 12:33 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Are health apps beneficial for healthy people? Health apps have the potential to make a broad impact on the health of the general population, argues one expert. But another explains that there is not enough evidence to support such claims and suggests that health apps may even be harmful.
Science Daily | Apr 15, 2015 01:24 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How does bench angle affect upper body muscle activation during bench press exercise? Muscular activation during exercise is the key to developing muscle mass and strength and the bench press exercise is a popular and widely used method of building upper body strength. In a new study, researchers set out to discover the effects on muscle a
Science Daily | Apr 14, 2015 2:08 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Mechanism outlined by which inadequate vitamin E can cause brain damage Researchers have discovered how vitamin E deficiency may cause neurological damage by interrupting a supply line of specific nutrients and robbing the brain of the 'building blocks' it needs to maintain neuronal health. They found that nutrients needed to
Science Daily | Apr 13, 2015 10:42 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend