Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

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

Online, web-based system for ordering total parenteral nutrition (TPN)

Online, web-based system for ordering total parenteral nutrition (TPN)

First Approval in Europe of Ezetimibe/Simvastatin for treatment of elevated cholesterol

First Approval in Europe of Ezetimibe/Simvastatin for treatment of elevated cholesterol

Dangers of ‘hidden ingredients’ in breakfast cereals

Dangers of ‘hidden ingredients’ in breakfast cereals

New Zealand researcher awarded largest renal failure grant ever

New Zealand researcher awarded largest renal failure grant ever

A simple dietary supplement may also help to prevent strokes

A simple dietary supplement may also help to prevent strokes

Approval for FOSRENOL (lanthanum carbonate), which controls phosphate levels in renal dialysis patients

Approval for FOSRENOL (lanthanum carbonate), which controls phosphate levels in renal dialysis patients

20% of worldwide population lack enough zinc in diet

20% of worldwide population lack enough zinc in diet

Walnuts prevent heart disease

Walnuts prevent heart disease