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2012-01-23 14:00:00

Healthhound.com sets up a Mediterranean diet review department. The new department has caused a lot of discussion in the chatroom on the site. Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 23, 2012 Healthhound.com has set up a Mediterranean diet review department for their readers. The new department will be dedicated exclusively to the Mediterranean diet and answering all queries and questions that readers have about it. Alicia Kenny, one the organizing managers behind the new department said that,...

2012-01-19 15:00:00

Oldways says Black History Month, this February, is the perfect time to explore the healthful culinary traditions of the African Diaspora — from Africa, the Caribbean, South America and the American South — and claim your health by claiming your history. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 19, 2012 Health experts and scientists believe that heritage is a strong motivator for change. Black History Month, this February, is the perfect time to explore the healthful culinary traditions of...

2012-01-19 14:00:00

Healthhound.org samples the Mediterranean diet. There will be a team on the health hound site trying out this diet in the coming weeks and reporting back on their findings. Houston, TX. (PRWEB) January 19, 2012 Healthhound.org has recently put a team of experts together that will be trying out the Mediterranean diet for the next 3 months. The team will be reporting on their findings on the site in three months time. Ian Simmons, one the Directors on the site said that “we have been...

2012-01-12 15:13:17

A study by Italian researchers shows that the more people are informed by newspapers, television and the Internet, the more they stick to the Mediterranean diet, the healthiest eating pattern in the world It is time to leave apart the belief that mass media are always a source of bad habits. Television, newspaper and the Internet, when used to get information, may turn out to be of help for health. It is the conclusion of a study conducted by the Research Laboratories at the Fondazione...

2012-01-01 04:00:00

Best Diet Tips will create the most comprehensive list of all diets anywhere on the internet, and will allow readers to search by such categories as Low Calorie, Low Carb, Crash Diets, Celebrity Diets, and many more. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 To begin the new year, BestDietTips.com is launching the most complete list of diets ever assembled. This project will feature information on some of the most popular diets on the market as well as some of the most obscure plans,...

2011-12-22 15:17:32

    Scientists at the University of Granada have shown that oleic acid and hydroxytyrosol —present in a particularly high concentration in virgin olive oil— and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids —found in fish— relieve the symptoms of pancreatitis.     The researchers evaluated the role of Mediterranean diet ingredients in the prevention and mitigation of cell damage. Oleic acid and hydroxytyrosol —present in a particularly high...

2011-12-20 22:36:03

A Mediterranean diet with large amounts of vegetables and fish gives a longer life. This is the unanimous result of four studies to be published by the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg. Research studies ever since the 1950s have shown that a Mediterranean diet, based on a high consumption of fish and vegetables and a low consumption of animal-based products such as meat and milk, leads to better health. Study on older people Scientists at the Sahlgrenska Academy have...

Low-Carbohydrate Diets Have Best Results And Are Easiest To Maintain
2011-12-09 09:02:48

Low or no-carb diets are popular but many dieters find the constant starving feeling untenable and soon find themselves off the wagon and back to their previous habits. However, British researchers have discovered that perhaps a less intensive regimen may be equally effective. Michelle Harvie, a research dietician at the Genesis Prevention Center at the University Hospital in South Manchester, England found that women who essentially gave up carbs for two days and ate normally the rest of...

Moderate Alcohol Consumption Could Help Prevent Diabetes
2011-11-27 06:09:46

Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol could help keep some women from developing diabetes, researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health claim in a new study. According to Reuters reports, the study, which has been published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, has discovered that middle-aged females who consume large amounts of refined carbohydrates and drink moderate amounts of alcohol have a 30% lower risk of being diagnosed with type-2 diabetes than non-drinkers with...


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