Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

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

Stem cell research that could help diabetics

Stem cell research that could help diabetics

Youth obesity provides food for thought

Youth obesity provides food for thought

Breast feeding increases choline which means more brain cells

Breast feeding increases choline which means more brain cells

Research provides better understanding  of lipodystrophies disorders

Research provides better understanding of lipodystrophies disorders

Study of three treatments of type 2 diabetes in children and teens has begun in US

Study of three treatments of type 2 diabetes in children and teens has begun in US

Japanese study raises concerns for childhood health issues

Japanese study raises concerns for childhood health issues

Fruits and vegetables promote stronger bones in girls

Fruits and vegetables promote stronger bones in girls

Government, industry, and academia focus on obesity

Government, industry, and academia focus on obesity