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Antioxidant flavonols linked to slower memory decline People who eat or drink more foods with antioxidant flavonols, which are found in several fruits and vegetables as well as tea and wine, may have a slower rate of memory decline, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Nov 23, 2022 03:13 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Put the kettle on! How black tea (and other favorites) may help your health later in life A daily cup of tea could help you to enjoy better health late in life -- however if you're not a tea drinker, there are other things you can add to your diet. The key is flavonoids, which are naturally occurring substances found in many common foods and b
Science Daily | Nov 22, 2022 4:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Believe it or 'nut', almonds can help you cut calories, study finds Weight loss is never an easy nut to crack, but a handful of almonds could keep extra kilos at bay, according to new research.
Science Daily | Nov 21, 2022 3:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Dietary change starves cancer cells, overcoming treatment resistance A dietary change could be a key to enhancing colon cancer treatment, a new study finds. Researchers found in cells and in mice that a low-protein diet blocked the nutrient signaling pathway that fires up a master regulator of cancer growth.
Science Daily | Nov 18, 2022 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Genetic background has an effect on the metabolism of essential fatty acids Genetic background has an effect on the metabolism of the essential polyunsaturated fatty acids alpha-linolenic acid and linoleic acid, a recent study shows.
Science Daily | Nov 18, 2022 2:55 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
An excess of salty food seasons the body with stress, study says A diet containing lots of salt can contribute to increased levels of stress, a new study shows. Scientists found in studies of mice that a high-salt diet increased the levels of a stress hormone by 75 per cent.
Science Daily | Nov 16, 2022 6:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A better model for type 2 diabetes: The Nile rat Researchers have assembled the first reference genome for the Nile rat -- a kind of genetic template of this species that may be used for laboratory and clinical studies. The hope is that it will be useful for those who investigate Type 2 diabetes and neu
Science Daily | Nov 15, 2022 11:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study compares adverse events after two types of bariatric surgery in adolescents Adolescents who underwent sleeve gastrectomy, a type of weight-loss surgery that involves removing part of the stomach, were less likely to go the emergency room or be admitted to the hospital in the five years after their operations than those who had th
Science Daily | Nov 15, 2022 4:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bariatric surgery decreases risk of heart disease A new study of obese adults, all with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and morbid obesity (body mass index > 40) has shown that those who underwent bariatric surgery suffered far fewer extreme cardiovascular events subsequently.
Science Daily | Nov 15, 2022 12:05 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
High-fat diet can provoke pain sensitivity without obesity, diabetes A new study in mice suggests that a short-term exposure to a high-fat diet may be linked to pain sensations even in the absence of a prior injury or a preexisting condition like obesity or diabetes. The study found that a high-fat diet induced hyperalgesi
Science Daily | Nov 14, 2022 6:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend