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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 11:00:00 GMT
Learn about the Budwig diet, a complementary protocol that is supposed to help with the treatment of cancer. Does evidence support its use?
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMT
Shilajit, also called mineral pitch, is the result of a long process of breaking down plant matter and minerals. Learn about the potential health benefits.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Glaucoma, an eye condition that can lead to blindness, affects a significant number of older adults. Could a household beverage help to shield us from it?
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT
Learn all about the four types of fat-soluble vitamins: A, D, E, and K. We look at dietary sources of each and their role within the body.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:00:00 GMT
Aside from great taste, carrot juice may provide numerous health benefits. Learn about the nutritional value and possible risks of drinking carrot juice.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Learn about the nopal cactus, commonly known as the prickly pear cactus. This article looks at its nutritional content and possible health benefits.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT
What we eat can affect our psychological health, but which foods are beneficial? A new study suggests that the answer may depend on our age.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Researchers have found that soy and cruciferous vegetables, such as Brussels sprouts, could reduce the long-term side effects of breast cancer treatment.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Sugary foods can cause a temporary sweet aftertaste. However, a persistent sweet taste in the mouth can be a sign of a number of serious conditions.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
New research investigates how to turn off a class of appetite-stimulating neurons. The findings have far-reaching implications for obesity and overeating.
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMT
A look at how to make yourself burp. Included is detail on how burping works and the best strategies to force belching in order to relieve gas.
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
A diet rich in fruits, vegetables, and whole grains may significantly improve symptoms for people with multiple sclerosis, researchers report.
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT
In this article, we examine allergic reactions to caffeine, including the symptoms, causes, and what can be done to treat and prevent them.
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:00:00 GMT
A look at xanthan gum, a food thickener with numerous health benefits. Included is detail on the potential risks of using it, along with the benefits.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMT
A diet supplemented with canola oil worsened memory and led to weight gain in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease, researchers report.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Christmas is supposed to be the season of peace and goodwill, but it's often a source of stress, instead. Here are some tips for a stress-free Christmas.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Some people with ulcerative colitis experience frequent constipation. Learn about the treatment options, including magnesium and castor oil.
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Researchers have discovered that activating the Hedgehog signaling pathway in mice fed a high-fat diet prevented them from gaining weight.
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:00:00 GMT
In this article, we examine the potential uses and health benefits of MCT oils. We also take a look at natural sources of MCT fats.
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT
What is your drink of choice when you have a sore throat? The editorial office staff voted, but what does the scientific evidence say about their choices?
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMT
New study identifies key genes, biological mechanisms, and cell types that are active in a peanut allergy response and might offer targets for treatment.
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Eating 40 grams of cheese every day could help to reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke, suggests a new observational study.
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 11:00:00 GMT
A look at biotin-rich foods that can be added to the diet for a range of health benefits. Included is detail on types of fish, meat, and vegetables.
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Different diets work for different people, depending on their DNA, suggests new research. Findings may soon lead to personalized diets.
Sun, 03 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMT
An anti-inflammatory diet involves eating certain foods and avoiding others in order to minimize the symptoms of chronic inflammatory diseases.
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