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A family meal a day may keep obesity away Increasing rates of adolescent obesity and the likelihood that obesity will carry forward into adulthood, have led to various preventive initiatives.It has been suggested that family meals, which tend to include fruits, vegetables, calcium, and whole grai
Science Daily | Oct 3, 2014 5:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
The larger your friends the larger your appetite, study shows Have you ever ordered more food at a restaurant than you intended? There are elements of dining rooms that actually prime you to eat more food. One such element is the weight of those dining with or near you. A new study found that the body type of your d
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2014 4:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Stopping liver cancer in its tracks: Protein found to play preventive role AIM (apoptosis inhibitor of macrophage), a protein that plays a preventive role in obesity progression, can also prevent tumor development in mice liver cells, scientists have discovered. This discovery may lead to a therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma,
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2014 4:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Low-carbohydrate diet improved quality of life in diabetes patients in study Low-carbohydrate diet has a good effect not only on blood glucose, but also on physical functions, bodily pain and general health, according to a diet study including patients with type 2 diabetes.
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2014 4:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Diet affects mix of intestinal bacteria, risk of inflammatory bone disease Diet-induced changes in the guts bacterial ecosystem can alter susceptibility to an autoinflammatory bone disease by modifying the immune response, scientists have reported. The research provides insight into how the thousands of bacteria and other microo
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2014 4:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Drug-food interactions in mountaineering The nutritional and health situations existing at high altitudes, as well as the routinely used nutritional ergogenic and pharmacological aids, have been the focus of recent study. According to researchers, the possible interactions between drugs and food
Science Daily | Oct 2, 2014 12:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Delayed introduction to gluten appears not to prevent celiac disease in at-risk infants An international study challenges current thinking on measures to prevent the development of celiac disease in at-risk children, finding that neither breastfeeding or delayed introduction of gluten-containing are protective.
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2014 10:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Long-acting insulin is safer, more effective for patients with Type 1 diabetes Long-acting insulin is safer and more effective than intermediate-acting insulin for patients with Type 1 diabetes, according to new research. Researchers looked at once-daily and twice-daily doses of both long- and intermediate-acting insulin, ranking th
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2014 1:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Gene interacts with stress, leads to heart disease in some people Some people who are prone to hostility, anxiety and depression might also be hard-wired to gain weight when exposed to chronic stress, leading to diabetes and heart disease, a new genetic finding suggests. An estimated 13 percent of people, all of whom ar
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2014 12:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Healthy lifestyle could prevent nearly half of all diabetic pregnancies Nearly half of all cases of diabetes during pregnancy, known as gestational diabetes, could be prevented if young women eat well, exercise regularly and stop smoking before and during pregnancy, finds a study.
Science Daily | Oct 1, 2014 01:22 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend