Fri, 16 Aug 2019 18:00:00 GMT
Apple cider vinegar is gaining popularity as a potential treatment for a range of health issues. We investigate the science behind the claims.
Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:00:00 GMT
New research finds that improving cholesterol levels by adopting a diet high in vegetables reduces exhaustion in people with multiple sclerosis.
Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:00:00 GMT
The health benefits of fruit and vegetables are partly due to flavonoids. A new study concludes that consuming more flavonoids each day may extend life.
Thu, 15 Aug 2019 20:00:00 GMT
Inflammation is the body’s defense mechanism, but it can be painful and damaging when chronic. As well as medication, people can try natural supplements to relieve inflammation. Learn more here.
Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A new study looks to mice and humans to find out more about the mechanisms through which diet can lead to insulin resistance, a key feature of diabetes.
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Preclinical research in mice has examined the effect of ketogenic diet-induced glucose restriction on a certain type of cancer cell.
Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:00:00 GMT
People can get temporary mouth sores from chemotherapy. Checking the mouth often helps early detection, while keeping the mouth moist and avoiding certain foods can help relieve symptoms. Learn more here.
Tue, 13 Aug 2019 16:00:00 GMT
A new study suggests that sesame allergy is more common in the United States than previously thought and calls for food labeling to include sesame.
Tue, 13 Aug 2019 10:00:00 GMT
New research shows how and why one of the most dangerous species of hospital bacteria has evolved and warns that it continues to adapt to modern factors.
Sun, 11 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The role of nutrition in cancer is a hot topic. A new study concludes that red meat increases the risk of breast cancer, but poultry may reduce risk.
Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
More plant based foods and fewer animal products may be the key to optimal heart health and lowering the risk of heart attacks or strokes.
Sat, 10 Aug 2019 04:00:00 GMT
Stevia, monk fruit, and erythritol are suitable natural sweeteners for people with diabetes and people following a ketogenic diet. Learn more here.
Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New research warns that levels of a toxic compound are on the rise in many species of fish and that this trend is set to continue. The question is: Why?
Fri, 09 Aug 2019 04:00:00 GMT
A person’s diet may affect their risk of developing cancer in several ways. Some diets may also help prevent cancer, or help a person recover. Learn more here.
Thu, 08 Aug 2019 19:00:00 GMT
People can develop pimples almost anywhere on the skin, including on the chin. Remedies include washing the face regularly and using topical ointments. Learn more here.
Thu, 08 Aug 2019 15:00:00 GMT
New research links drinking three or more caffeinated beverages, but not fewer than three, to the onset of migraine symptoms on the same day.
Wed, 07 Aug 2019 18:00:00 GMT
Staying hydrated is vital for overall health, especially during warmer months. Learn about the top 20 hydrating foods and their health benefits in this article.
Wed, 07 Aug 2019 04:00:00 GMT
A range of home remedies can help reduce heavy periods. When the bleeding is severe, doctors may also recommend medication or surgery. Learn more here.
Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Scientists have discussed for decades whether chocolate can improve mood. The latest research links reduced depressive symptoms to eating dark chocolate.
Sun, 04 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A study in mice finds that eating less of a particular amino acid that is found in high levels in meat and eggs enhances the effects of cancer treatments.
Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A new study suggests that people who have a higher vitamin A intake may have a lower risk of developing a common form of skin cancer.
Thu, 01 Aug 2019 14:00:00 GMT
In the proceedings of a recent conference about the interplay between nutrition and cancer, specialists note that interdisciplinarity is the way forward.
Thu, 01 Aug 2019 10:00:00 GMT
In a small clinical study, researchers found that drinking tart cherry juice every day may improve cognitive performance in seniors after 12 weeks.
Wed, 31 Jul 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Zinc plays a vital role in many functions in the body, including growth. Learn about which foods contain the most zinc here. We also cover vegetarian and vegan options.
Wed, 31 Jul 2019 18:00:00 GMT
Many people drink diet soda as a low or zero calorie alternative to regular soda. While it may seem like the better choice, diet soda still has health risks. Learn about them here.