Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Differing views on virtual colonoscopy accuracy

Differing views on virtual colonoscopy accuracy

Estrogen-alone hormone therapy had no effect on coronary heart disease risk

Estrogen-alone hormone therapy had no effect on coronary heart disease risk

More Americans allergic to seafood than any other food

More Americans allergic to seafood than any other food

UK Health Minister joins top chef to taste-test hospital food

UK Health Minister joins top chef to taste-test hospital food

Vitamin C can reduce levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation and chronic disease

Vitamin C can reduce levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation and chronic disease

New research into Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and Cervical Cancer

New research into Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and Cervical Cancer

Vitamin E appears to cut in half people's risk of bladder cancer

Vitamin E appears to cut in half people's risk of bladder cancer

Teens are obese due to lack of exercise

Teens are obese due to lack of exercise

Study suggests ways to prevent prostate cancer

Study suggests ways to prevent prostate cancer

Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents

Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents

New AMA guide on treating foodborne illness

New AMA guide on treating foodborne illness

Research shows that intense high dose cholesterol lowering drugs result in a major reduction in deaths and severe heart attacks

Research shows that intense high dose cholesterol lowering drugs result in a major reduction in deaths and severe heart attacks

Boston University Professor Offers Tips for Healthy Gardening and Other Activities

Boston University Professor Offers Tips for Healthy Gardening and Other Activities

International obesity experts form a team to review and evaluate obesity

International obesity experts form a team to review and evaluate obesity

Effects of lead in petrol are well-known however a recent additive to petrol manganese may be just as toxic

Effects of lead in petrol are well-known however a recent additive to petrol manganese may be just as toxic

Lack of vigorous physical activity is the main contributor to obesity in adolescents ages 11 to 15

Lack of vigorous physical activity is the main contributor to obesity in adolescents ages 11 to 15

Launch of The Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park by Matt Ridley

Launch of The Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park by Matt Ridley

Phase 3 study of drug teduglutide in patients with short bowel syndrome

Phase 3 study of drug teduglutide in patients with short bowel syndrome

More evidence needed to link symptoms like tics or behavioral problems to a strep infection

More evidence needed to link symptoms like tics or behavioral problems to a strep infection

Consumer trust in food is high in the United Kingdom, Denmark, and Norway, but low in Italy and Portugal

Consumer trust in food is high in the United Kingdom, Denmark, and Norway, but low in Italy and Portugal