Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Genome in gut bacterium key to intestinal health

Genome in gut bacterium key to intestinal health

Fish is brain food

Fish is brain food

Improving access to healthy food has little effect on diet

Improving access to healthy food has little effect on diet

Babies weaned with rusks go on to love foods such as crisps and chips

Babies weaned with rusks go on to love foods such as crisps and chips

First patient to test new treatment for peripheral arterial disease

First patient to test new treatment for peripheral arterial disease

Calcium crucial to benefits of osteoporosis drugs

Calcium crucial to benefits of osteoporosis drugs

Docosahexaenoic acid may protect against the accumulation of a protein believed to be linked to Alzheimer's disease

Docosahexaenoic acid may protect against the accumulation of a protein believed to be linked to Alzheimer's disease

Tummy size an indicator of potential diabetes

Tummy size an indicator of potential diabetes

Tiny scaffolding allows stem cells to become working fat cells

Tiny scaffolding allows stem cells to become working fat cells

Schiavo case - Judge refuses to allow feeding tube to be reinserted

Schiavo case - Judge refuses to allow feeding tube to be reinserted

Waist size is better predictor of diabetes 2 risk than BMI

Waist size is better predictor of diabetes 2 risk than BMI

Drinking two to three glasses of red wine daily is good for the heart

Drinking two to three glasses of red wine daily is good for the heart

Chemists say they have identified a gene that appears to play a key role in the development of type 1 diabetes

Chemists say they have identified a gene that appears to play a key role in the development of type 1 diabetes

Rapid rise in obesity may reverse life expectancy trend

Rapid rise in obesity may reverse life expectancy trend

Salt back in the limelight

Salt back in the limelight

Now we know how Atkins diet works!

Now we know how Atkins diet works!

EPA announces rule to reduce mercury emissions from power plants

EPA announces rule to reduce mercury emissions from power plants

Questions about validity of HOPE TOO vitamin E study

Questions about validity of HOPE TOO vitamin E study

Sleep deprivation also has impact on national health

Sleep deprivation also has impact on national health

Q. What turns an obese person into a person with diabetes? - A. Leptin

Q. What turns an obese person into a person with diabetes? - A. Leptin