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Study Links Moderate Chocolate Consumption With Lower BMI
2013-11-07 18:32:41

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Choco-holics rejoice! According to a new study in the journal Nutrition, higher consumption of chocolate is associated with a lower amount of body fat and less abdominal fat, regardless of regular physical activity, diet and other factors. The study was performed using data from the Healthy Lifestyle in Europe by Nutrition in Adolescence (HELENA) study, which included almost 1500 Europeans between the ages of 12 and 17. Study...

2013-11-07 16:30:23

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Jeffrey Levi, PhD, executive director of Trust for America's Health (TFAH), on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed notice to the Federal Register that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), which are the main source of artificial trans fat, are not "generally recognized as safe." When finalized, the notice makes PHOs subject to FDA approval, and, without FDA approval, foods containing PHOs...

2013-11-01 20:22:39

WOODBRIDGE, ON, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX: PVTTF) (CNSX: PVO), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and overall health, announced today that it has extended the closing date of the previously announced (October 2, 2013 and October 7, 2013) debt financing to November 30(th), 2013. "The financing is progressing well and to date we have received CDN $1.65 Million of the $5.0 Million...

2013-10-30 23:29:55

Recent studies published in the Annals of Internal Medicine (AIM) and the Journal of the American Heart Association (JAHA) may be the proof the health industry has been waiting for - that Omega 3 does help people live longer. That’s very exciting news for Life Science Nutritionals (LSN), the maker of Adult Essentials Omega 3 gummies. Burlington, Ontario (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Recent studies published in the Annals of Internal Medicine (AIM) and the Journal of the American Heart...

2013-10-30 20:24:46

WOODBRIDGE, ON, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX: PVTTF) (CNSX: PVO), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and overall health, announced today that John P. Nicholson Jr., MD, MBA, FACC has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. Dr. Nicholson is a Cardiologist and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Cornell University. He is currently the Medical Director of the...

Omega-3 Fatty Acids - When Too Much Is Too Bad
2013-10-29 05:10:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While the consumption of omega-3 fatty acids has been previously associated with positive health effects, new research the journal Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes & Essential Fatty Acids suggests that excessive amounts of the substances could have negative consequences. Previous research has linked omega-3s with a reduced risk of cardiovascular death and other cardiovascular disease outcomes, and WebMD reports that there is...

2013-10-25 23:24:28

The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life details the nutritional value of olive oil and how it promotes overall health. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign dedicated to providing the latest olive oil industry news, shares some of the health benefits of olive oil and why it should be incorporated into your diet. Extra virgin olive oil is the only fat that comes from being pressed from a fruit. The monounsaturated fats found in...

2013-10-25 10:35:02

For those suffering from cardiovascular disease, pharmaceutical or surgical interventions are sometimes the only way to improve their health. While lifestyle changes alone won’t help in those situations, doctors as Baylor College of Medicine say that making healthy choices should still be a cornerstone of reducing the risk for development of cardiovascular disease. “In some cases, lifestyle changes can help eliminate the need for pharmacologic therapy to treat certain risk factors such...

Study Challenges Risk Of Saturated Fats
2013-10-25 10:50:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The cardiovascular risk of eating butter, cheese, red meat and other foods high in saturated fat has been overstated, and the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins are being overprescribed, according to new research appearing in the latest edition of the British Medical Journal. Study author Aseem Malhotra, and interventional cardiology specialist registrar at Croydon University Hospital in London, wrote that while “the...

2013-10-22 23:30:40

Dr. J G Moellendorf, DC, ND, LCP discusses a recent research study reporting on the relationship between common pain killers and heart attacks, strokes, and ulcers in the stomach and small intestine, along with other side effects. He also discusses recent research into a natural alternative derived from fish. Sturgeon Bay, WI (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Many patients consult Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin Chiropractor and Naturopath Dr. J G Moellendorf, DC, ND, LCP looking for non-drug and...


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Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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