Latest Medical research related to low-carbohydrate diets Stories

2014-09-03 12:25:23

Oct. article in Life Extension magazine reveals potential cancer risks FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study shows what researchers have suspected for years--consuming carbohydrates dramatically increases the risk for a common type of breast cancer, a kind that is notoriously hard to treat, according to an article scheduled for publication in the Oct. Life Extension Magazine. The study, published earlier this year in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers &...

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2014-05-27 08:53:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most low-carbohydrate diets geared toward weight loss emphasize eating chicken or beef, but a new study has shown that a low-carb diet without animal proteins can not only lead to weight loss – it can also reduce the risk of heart disease by 10 percent over the course of a decade. The study, which was published in the British Medical Journal Open, looked at the impact of the diet often referred to as Eco-Atkins on cardiovascular risk...

Healthy Diets Are Only Slightly More Expensive
2013-12-06 06:28:28

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) demonstrates that the healthiest diets cost about $1.50 more per day than the least healthy diets. The findings, published in the British Medical Journal Open, are based on the most comprehensive examination to date comparing prices of healthy foods and diet patterns vs. less healthy ones. "People often say that healthier foods are more expensive, and that such costs...

2013-10-29 16:00:06

Obese women voluntarily reduce what they eat in response to additional soft drinks being added to their diets – a new 4 week study finds. 41 obese women took part in the study, co-ordinated by Professor Marie Reid at the University of Hull and published in British Journal of Nutrition, to determine the effect of consuming 1-litre a day of either a sugar-sweetened or an artificially-sweetened drink, along with their normal dietary intake. For 4 weeks the women drank 4 x 250ml bottles...

2013-10-08 23:28:02

In light of new studies linking parental influence to children’s behaviors, Diet Doc developed a great new hormone diet plan to teach parents how to enact fast weight loss while also making a positive change in the eating habits of their children. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Every parent's dream is for their children to enjoy the healthiest, happiest and most prosperous future. The key to securing this dream is to begin now by setting good examples and guiding children...

2013-04-23 22:22:35

This week at Experimental Biology (EB) 2013, scientists from around the world are gathering to share research on a variety of topics, including nutrition and health. Given the growing global burden of chronic disease, there is particular interest in the important role of diet and nutrition in overall health. Several studies presented at the conference looked specifically at the role of whole egg consumption in high-risk groups, including those with metabolic syndrome and heart disease, as...

Choosy Cats Know Their Nutrients
2012-12-17 14:12:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cat owners know their favorite felines can be quite finicky, but a new study shows that they can navigate a mixture of wet and dry food offerings to intake their target amounts of fat, protein and carbohydrates necessary for homeostasis. According to a report on the study that appeared in the Journal of Comparative Physiology B, domestic cats regulate their dietary intake by selecting food despite differences in the macronutrient...

2012-12-15 05:03:56

Diet Doc has added the popular Paleo diet to their medically supervised weight loss program, adding to the nation's most effective diet plan. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 Diet Doc combines the nation's most effective nutrition plans into one individualized, master diet, tailored around each client's individual physiological makeup, merging the best known nutrition plans with prescription medication treatments to generate results of up to a pound per day in 97% of their...

2012-11-08 16:12:12

Researchers have identified a link between higher dietary glycemic load and total carbohydrate intake and increased risk of cancer recurrences or death among stage 3 colon cancer patients, a finding that suggests that diet and lifestyle modification can have a role in improving patient survival, according to a study published November 7 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The role of one's lifestyle behavior has been shown to play an important role in the development of...

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