Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Studies examine risk factors and potential consequences associated with prehypertension

Studies examine risk factors and potential consequences associated with prehypertension

Fish oil reverses age-related ailments

Fish oil reverses age-related ailments

Europe has one of the highest incidence rates of ovarian cancer in the world

Europe has one of the highest incidence rates of ovarian cancer in the world

Calorie restriction prevents certain aging-related changes in the brain

Calorie restriction prevents certain aging-related changes in the brain

New evidence supports value of fruits and vegetables in reducing breast cancer risk

New evidence supports value of fruits and vegetables in reducing breast cancer risk

The aging American population means that more people are at risk for stroke

The aging American population means that more people are at risk for stroke

Strong-flavored onions could potentially be great for fighting cancer

Strong-flavored onions could potentially be great for fighting cancer

PAHO and the World Food Program have agreed to collaborate on logistics during humanitarian crises

PAHO and the World Food Program have agreed to collaborate on logistics during humanitarian crises

Diet which mimics the effects of starvation may be started as an outpatient treatment for children with epilepsy

Diet which mimics the effects of starvation may be started as an outpatient treatment for children with epilepsy

Researchers are one step closer to understanding how high carbohydrate diets lead to obesity and diabetes

Researchers are one step closer to understanding how high carbohydrate diets lead to obesity and diabetes

Higher intake of dietary fiber is associated with lower circulating estrogen levels

Higher intake of dietary fiber is associated with lower circulating estrogen levels

New genetic mechanism has been identified linking diet to breast cancer

New genetic mechanism has been identified linking diet to breast cancer

Genetic science gaining momentum by silencing genes

Genetic science gaining momentum by silencing genes

Mothers must breastfeed for at least four months without using formula to reduce obesity risk in preschool children

Mothers must breastfeed for at least four months without using formula to reduce obesity risk in preschool children

Myths and facts about weight loss and liposuction

Myths and facts about weight loss and liposuction

A food supplement developed to supplement diets of Kenyan children may end up as a nutritious American snack

A food supplement developed to supplement diets of Kenyan children may end up as a nutritious American snack

RACGP welcomes Victorian state ban on smoking in pubs and clubs

RACGP welcomes Victorian state ban on smoking in pubs and clubs

As physicians prioritize the time they spend with patients, they're putting less emphasis on counseling activities

As physicians prioritize the time they spend with patients, they're putting less emphasis on counseling activities

Dietary iron imbalances increase the odds of developing Parkinson's disease

Dietary iron imbalances increase the odds of developing Parkinson's disease

Surgical treatment for morbid obesity helps prevent hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and obstructive sleep apnea

Surgical treatment for morbid obesity helps prevent hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and obstructive sleep apnea