Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Carb-conscious dieters may be lowering their risk of breast cancer

Carb-conscious dieters may be lowering their risk of breast cancer

Alterations in a tumor suppressor gene called p53 are more prevalent in breast cancer of African-American women than white women

Alterations in a tumor suppressor gene called p53 are more prevalent in breast cancer of African-American women than white women

Novel treatment of patients with high cholesterol focus of national meeting

Novel treatment of patients with high cholesterol focus of national meeting

Fathers Support Breastfeeding campaign

Fathers Support Breastfeeding campaign

New guidelines for water, salt and potassium intake of Americans

New guidelines for water, salt and potassium intake of Americans

Current estimates have cardiovascular disease (CVD) accounting for 17 million deaths annually

Current estimates have cardiovascular disease (CVD) accounting for 17 million deaths annually

Approval of cholesterol-lowering therapy Lipitor for the prevention of cardiovascular disease

Approval of cholesterol-lowering therapy Lipitor for the prevention of cardiovascular disease

Atherosclerosis at menopause slowed by diet and exercise

Atherosclerosis at menopause slowed by diet and exercise

As medicine targets personal DNA profiles, researchers examine ethics and patient experiences

As medicine targets personal DNA profiles, researchers examine ethics and patient experiences

Researchers study whether people’s genetic makeup could make them more likely to develop osteoarthritis of the knee and hip

Researchers study whether people’s genetic makeup could make them more likely to develop osteoarthritis of the knee and hip

The NHS is effectively being privatised

The NHS is effectively being privatised

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Joint inflammation

Joint inflammation

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Antivenom of the tiger snake may not be as useful as previously believed

Antivenom of the tiger snake may not be as useful as previously believed

Up to 220 young children a day could be exposed to potentially dangerous levels of pesticides from eating fruit

Up to 220 young children a day could be exposed to potentially dangerous levels of pesticides from eating fruit

Scientists create mice that don't gain weight, even when fed fat-laden, high calorie diets

Scientists create mice that don't gain weight, even when fed fat-laden, high calorie diets

In the last two years alone, more than 1500 new low-carbohydrate products have been introduced in U.S. food markets

In the last two years alone, more than 1500 new low-carbohydrate products have been introduced in U.S. food markets

Hypnotherapy for quitting smoking more effective in men

Hypnotherapy for quitting smoking more effective in men

Warning for counterfeit drugs simvastatin and carisoprodol recently imported from Mexico

Warning for counterfeit drugs simvastatin and carisoprodol recently imported from Mexico