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Metabolic discovery may help in fight against heart disease, diabetes Researchers have uncovered a key step in how the human body metabolizes sugar, which could lead to better treatment and prevention of heart disease, obesity and Type 2 diabetes.
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2019 8:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Estimating calorie content not clear-cut for all We make food decisions several times a day - from what time we eat to how much - but a new study has found we are not very good at judging the energy-density of what we consume.
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2019 2:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Food insecurity in young adults raises risk for diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma A paradox of food insecurity in wealthy countries is its association with excess weight. Now, a study finds that young adults in the United States who are food insecure not only are slightly more likely to be obese, they are significantly more likely to s
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2019 8:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
High-fructose and high-fat diet damages liver mitochondria High levels of fructose in the diet inhibit the liver's ability to properly metabolize fat. This effect is specific to fructose. Indeed, equally high levels of glucose in the diet actually improve the fat-burning function of the liver.
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2019 5:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Discovered new regulation for infant growth Researchers have identified new genetic signals for the regulation of how infants grow. This may be a crucial step in the fight against growth-related diseases.
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2019 2:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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No need to cut down red and processed meat, study says Contrary to previous advice, five new systematic reviews suggest that most people can continue to eat red and processed meat as they do now. The major studies have found cutting back has little impact on health.
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2019 01:51 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
First-time pregnancy complications linked to increased risk of hypertension later in life Women who experience complications such as preterm births and preeclampsia during their first pregnancy are nearly twice more likely than women without complications to develop high blood pressure later in life -- some as quickly as 3 years later, accordi
Science Daily | Sep 30, 2019 5:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Type 2 diabetes remission possible with 'achievable' weight loss People who achieve weight loss of 10% or more in the first five years following diagnosis with type 2 diabetes have the greatest chance of seeing their disease go into remission, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Sep 30, 2019 3:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cooking food alters the microbiome Scientists have shown for the first time that cooking food fundamentally alters the microbiomes of both mice and humans, a finding with implications both for optimizing our microbial health and for understanding how cooking may have altered the evolution
Science Daily | Sep 30, 2019 3:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
You don't have to go cold turkey on red meat to see health benefits A new study has found that halving the amount red and processed (RPM) meat in the diet can have a significant impact on health, reducing the amount of LDL 'bad' cholesterol in the blood which cuts the risk of developing heart disease.
Science Daily | Sep 30, 2019 2:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend