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2014-05-21 23:09:53

What if the primary common denominator in cancer, Alzheimer’s and other diseases were metabolic instead of genetic? Further, what if lives could be saved by changes to diet so that healthy cells are delivered abundant nutrients while disease is deprived of fuel? West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 On May 30 – June 1, 2014, Brian Clement and Anna Maria Clement of the Hippocrates Health Institute, West Palm Beach, Florida join forces with the George W. Yu Foundation to host a...

2014-05-21 16:27:26

ATLANTA, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new high intensity sweetener, Advantame, for general use in foods and beverages. This new sweetener, whose safety is supported by 37 scientific studies, has successfully completed the food additive petition approval process of the FDA. This is the first time the FDA has approved a new high intensity sweetener through the food additive approval process since 2002. (Photo:...

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2014-05-17 06:15:29

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The prevailing wisdom for those with Type 2 diabetes is to eat three to six small meals a day in order to keep blood glucose (BG) levels even, instead of spiking as it does with fewer, or more irregular, meals. A new study from the Diabetes Centre, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic, however, reveals that two large meals – breakfast and lunch (with the same calorie count as the six smaller meals)...

2014-05-08 04:21:51

Ob/Gyns -- Often on Front Lines When It Comes to Women and Weight Loss -- Intrigued by "Body-Reshaping" Formula Vysera(TM)-CLS CHICAGO, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surprisingly enough, many women who decide to wage war on their fat turn to their Ob/Gyn rather than obesity experts or bariatric specialists. Why? Because women place a lot of trust in their Ob/Gyn, which puts this group of doctors on the front lines when it comes to women and weight loss. That explains why so many of the...

2014-05-01 04:22:31

Can a Simple Pill Truly Reshape Your Body in 30 Days? SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When people walked into the huge exhibit hall for the Experimental Biology conference that ended yesterday at the San Diego Convention Center, their eye was immediately drawn to one thing: the crowd standing under a provocative banner that read: "Reshape Your Entire Body in 30 Days?" The banner referred to a "body-reshaping" pill called Vysera(TM)-CLS. Why were biology experts so interested...

2014-04-10 08:30:39

OSSINING, N.Y., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 1, primate researchers from the University of Wisconsin published a paper(1), affirming that caloric restriction (CR) without malnutrition significantly improves age-related and all-cause survival in rhesus monkeys. The researchers point out that their data contrasts with findings in the widely reported 2012 National Institutes of Aging study, where CR was not seen to show a significant survival benefit. However, they emphasize an...

Monkey Caloric Restriction Study Shows Big Benefit
2014-04-02 12:22:26

By David Tenenbaum, University of Wisconsin-Madison The latest results from a 25-year study of diet and aging in monkeys shows a significant reduction in mortality and in age-associated diseases among those with calorie-restricted diets. The study, begun at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1989, is one of two ongoing, long-term US efforts to examine the effects of a reduced-calorie diet on nonhuman primates. The study of 76 rhesus monkeys, reported Monday in Nature...

2014-03-30 16:20:14

ATLANTA, March 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Findings presented this weekend at the American College of Cardiology Annual Conference assessing the potential association of post menopausal female diet soda intake and risk of cardiovascular events, such as heart attacks and stroke, are flawed, do not support the majority of the scientific evidence on the topic, and are at odds with statements from the American Heart Association. "The study findings are very speculative and should be considered with...

Eating Less To Live Longer - Diet Low In Nutrients Shown To Extend Lifespan Of Laboratory Animals
2014-03-18 12:07:48

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A diet very low in nutrients has been shown to extend the lifespan of laboratory animals, according to a finding reported in BioEssays. Researchers at the University of New South Wales have performed a study that could hold clues to promote healthier aging in humans. The study works off the idea that severely restricted food intake reduces the incidence of diseases of old age and increases lifespan. “This effect has been...

2014-03-11 08:28:48

ATLANTA, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to The Calorie Control Council, claims made yesterday on The Dr. Oz Show that low calorie sweeteners cause food cravings and weight gain are misleading and contrary to a large body of scientific research. Leading health groups such as the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics all agree that low calorie sweeteners can be safely used for weight management....


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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