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Patterns of lifespan weight gain/loss may predict dementia risk Dementia is a growing global public health concern currently affecting 50 million people and is expected to rise dramatically to more than 150 million cases worldwide by 2050. Obesity, commonly measured by body mass index (BMI), continues to be a global e
Science Daily | Dec 15, 2022 3:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Blood-based metabolic signature outperforms standard method for predicting diet, disease risk Researchers have found a method using molecular profiling and machine learning to develop blood-based dietary signatures that more accurately assess diet and predict the risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. They say the metabolic snapshot c
Science Daily | Dec 14, 2022 4:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Intermittent fasting may reverse type 2 diabetes After an intermittent fasting diet intervention, patients achieved complete diabetes remission, defined as an HbA1c (average blood sugar) level of less than 6.5% at least one year after stopping diabetes medication, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Dec 14, 2022 2:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Not everyone aware sustainable diets are about helping the planet A new study has found that young Brits would be willing to change to a more sustainable diet, but a lack of understanding about what that actually means is preventing many from doing so.
Science Daily | Dec 13, 2022 5:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Dietary education leads to healthier lives, study finds Initial data from a clinical research study aimed at increasing diet quality and decreasing cardiovascular risk shows positive results. The study, called Supermarket and Web-Based Intervention Targeting Nutrition (SuperWIN), was a randomized, controlled t
Science Daily | Dec 13, 2022 5:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A Mediterranean diet not only boosts health, but also improves fertility With an emphasis on fruits, vegetables and legumes, the Mediterranean diet has long been applauded for its multiple health benefits. Now, new research shows that it may also help overcome infertility, making it a non-intrusive and affordable strategy for
Science Daily | Dec 13, 2022 2:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Subcutaneous fat emerges as a protector of females' brains Females' propensity to deposit more fat in places like their hips, buttocks and the backs of their arms, so-called subcutaneous fat, is protective against brain inflammation, which can result in problems like dementia and stroke, at least until menopause,
Science Daily | Dec 13, 2022 2:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Research links common sweetener with anxiety in mouse study Researchers have linked the artificial sweetener aspartame to anxiety-like behavior in mice. Along with producing anxiety in the mice who consumed aspartame, the effects extended up to two generations from the males exposed to the sweetener, according to
Science Daily | Dec 8, 2022 10:42 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New findings on how to avert excessive weight loss from COVID-19 Losing too much weight when infected with COVID-19 has been linked to worse outcomes. Now, researchers have discovered that SARS-CoV-2 infection fuels blood vessel formation in fat tissues, thus revving up the body's thermogenic metabolism. Blocking this
Science Daily | Dec 8, 2022 4:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Gut microbiomes of mouse pups are permanently altered when moms are fed a low-fiber diet while nursing The first things that mouse newborns touch and eat establishes their native microbiome, which is often influenced by their mother during birth and throughout nursing. Although diet has been a known contributor to obesity in all stages of life, the effects
Science Daily | Dec 8, 2022 4:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend