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Substantial benefits for health, environment through realistic changes to UK diets Making a series of relatively minor and realistic changes to UK diets would not only reduce UK diet-related greenhouse gas emissions by nearly a fifth, but could also extend average life expectancy by eight months, according to new research.
Science Daily | May 1, 2015 01:20 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Replacing one serving of sugary drink per day by water or unsweetened tea or coffee cuts risk of type 2 diabetes, study shows Replacing the daily consumption of one serving of a sugary drink with either water or unsweetened tea or coffee can lower the risk of developing diabetes by between 14 percent and 25 percent, concludes new research.
Science Daily | Apr 30, 2015 11:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Busy Americans can reap health benefits by balancing protein intake throughout the day Researchers conducted a review of the current scientific literature on protein consumption and found that a moderate increase in protein consumption at each meal, balanced throughout the day, can lead to significant improvements.
Science Daily | Apr 30, 2015 4:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Increase in types, brands of same food items could contribute to overconsumption People who eat different types and brands of commonly available food items, such as pizza, are more likely to overeat than people who tend to consume the same brand, research shows.
Science Daily | Apr 30, 2015 3:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fat grafting for buttocks augmentation: Combined technique gives good results Have you ever dreamed of taking fat from one area where you had a little too much, and transferring to somewhere you wanted a little more? A Brazilian plastic surgery team has done just that, using a combined liposuction and fat grafting technique to augm
Science Daily | Apr 30, 2015 1:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Obesity linked to increased health care costs after plastic surgery After common plastic surgery procedures, obese patients have more complications and make more hospital visitsleading to higher healthcare costs, reports a study.
Science Daily | Apr 30, 2015 1:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Research unlocks critical early nutrient supply for embryos The mechanism by which embryos receive nutrition during the first 11 weeks of pregnancy has been revealed by scientists. The new study explains some of how this crucial stage of development operates, suggesting not just that a healthy diet during the firs
Science Daily | Apr 30, 2015 12:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Three secrets to healthier eating A new study analyzed 112 studies that collected information about healthy eating behaviors and found that most healthy eaters did so because a restaurant, grocery store, school cafeteria, or spouse made foods like fruits and vegetables visible and easy to
Science Daily | Apr 29, 2015 6:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why do obese men get bariatric surgery far less than women? Demographic, socioeconomic and cultural factors contribute to a major gender disparity among US men and women undergoing weight loss surgeries. Men undergo the surgeries in far lower numbers than women, researchers report.
Science Daily | Apr 29, 2015 4:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Gastric band, weight management therapies offer similar benefits A small clinical trial has shown that two approaches -- adjustable gastric band surgery and an intensive group-based medical diabetes and weight management program -- achieved similar improvements in controlling blood sugar levels after one year.
Science Daily | Apr 28, 2015 9:14 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend