Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

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

One of the largest studies in the world looking at how caffeine in our diet may affect health

One of the largest studies in the world looking at how caffeine in our diet may affect health

Complaint against Food Standards Agency advertising campaign thrown out by ASA

Complaint against Food Standards Agency advertising campaign thrown out by ASA

New research suggests that cancer cells can be reformed

New research suggests that cancer cells can be reformed

Groundbreaking research to investigate how work, relationships, family, school life, divorce and lifestyle affect the health and wellbeing of Australian men

Groundbreaking research to investigate how work, relationships, family, school life, divorce and lifestyle affect the health and wellbeing of Australian men

Lifestyle factors that increase the risk of heart disease in adults begin to take hold in childhood

Lifestyle factors that increase the risk of heart disease in adults begin to take hold in childhood

Balanced diet reduces the risk of a baby with spina bifida

Balanced diet reduces the risk of a baby with spina bifida

Evidence for a link between alcohol consumption and heart flutter is conflicting

Evidence for a link between alcohol consumption and heart flutter is conflicting

Treatment of obesity reduces the onset of lifestyle diseases such as hypertension, high cholesterol levels, diabetes mellitus, and even erectile dysfunction

Treatment of obesity reduces the onset of lifestyle diseases such as hypertension, high cholesterol levels, diabetes mellitus, and even erectile dysfunction

Folate can help women reduce their risk of developing high blood pressure

Folate can help women reduce their risk of developing high blood pressure

Low-dose estrogen therapy significantly reduced the progression of fatty buildup in the arteries leading to the heart

Low-dose estrogen therapy significantly reduced the progression of fatty buildup in the arteries leading to the heart