Latest Mediterranean diet Stories

Mediterranean Diet May Help Lower Risk Of Diabetes
2014-03-29 05:58:20

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Diabetes affects millions of people globally. The International Diabetes Federation's Diabetes Atlas reports that 382 million are affected worldwide, with 80 percent of those being found in low- and middle-income countries. Type 2 diabetes, especially, is on the rise in every country. For those with diabetes, or with a high risk of developing it, diet becomes especially important. A new study, which will be presented at the American...

2014-03-27 23:28:23

The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life, which is dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil news, discusses how following a Mediterranean diet rich in Tuscan olive oil is a flavorful way to get healthy. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign that is dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil news, discusses how a Mediterranean diet supplemented with Tuscan olive oil can be a delicious, healthy lifestyle. Olive oil has...

Mediterranean Diet Lowers Heart Disease Risk, Even In Younger Adults
2014-02-05 12:58:23

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The popular Mediterranean diet has once again proven to be healthy, showing a lower risk of heart disease among a Midwestern group of firefighters. Researchers from Harvard School of Public Health and Cambridge Health Alliance studied a large group of young Midwestern firefighters and found that those who stuck to a Mediterranean-style diet were less likely to develop cardiovascular disease later in life. "Our study adds more...

Mediterranean Diet May Lower Risk Of Peripheral Artery Disease
2014-01-22 10:02:51

The JAMA Network Journals A multicenter study that previously reported a reduction in heart attack and stroke with a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra-virgin olive oil or with nuts now also reports a lower risk of peripheral artery disease, according to a study in the January 22/29 issue of JAMA. The hypothesis that a Mediterranean diet may reduce the risk of peripheral artery disease (PAD) has never been tested in a randomized trial, according to background information in the...

2014-01-21 23:27:56

ColumbiaDoctors of the Hudson Valley recommend Mediterranean-style diet for heart health. (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 What’s your New Year’s resolution? If you’re like many Americans, losing weight is at the top of your list. According to USA.gov, trying to shed extra pounds is one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions in the United States, as people focus on diet and exercise after the holidays are over. However, Dr. Michael J. Muschel, M.D., F.A.C.C., a board certified...

2014-01-18 23:03:34

The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life discusses the roles olive oil, like Tuscan olive oil, can play in everyday life. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil industry news, discusses the unique practicality of olive oil, like Tuscan olive oil, in everyday life as well as throughout history. Recently, there has been an increase in demand for extra virgin olive oil throughout the...

Best Worst Diets 2014
2014-01-07 14:34:50

[ Watch the Video: Best Diets Rated - DASH Takes Top Spot ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online U.S. News & World Report published its fourth annual Best Diets rankings this week, ranking DASH Diet as best and the Paleo Diet as dead last. The latest Best Diets ranking includes a collection of 32 in-depth analyses, reviewed by a panel of nutrition and health experts. In order for a diet to make the top of the list, it has to be relatively easy to follow, nutritious,...

A Diet Rich In Fish And Olive Oil May Reduce Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes
2014-01-07 10:31:49

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online A diet consisting of fresh produce, chicken, fish and olive oil can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes even without weight loss, according to a new study led by Spanish researchers from the Centro de Investigación Biomédica. The new study involved more than 3,500 older adults with a high risk of heart disease. They were placed into three different groups: a low-fat diet and two Mediterranean diets, one with the addition of mixed...

2014-01-07 00:20:18

DASH Diet Ranks No.1 in Best Overall Diets WASHINGTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As many Americans resolve to lose weight and lead healthier lifestyles in the new year, U.S. News & World Report today released its Best Diets 2014, featuring rankings and information on 32 diet plans. The DASH diet wins Best Diets Overall, while Weight Watchers continues to hold the No. 1 spot for Best Weight-Loss Diets. The Mediterranean Diet, which received attention in 2013 for boosting...

Diabetics Benefit From Mediterranean Diet Minus Breakfast
2013-11-29 07:34:47

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from Linköping University in Sweden reveals that it is better to eat a single large meal if you are diabetic than several smaller meals throughout the day. The findings were published in a recent issue of PLOS ONE. The researchers compared the effect on blood glucose, blood lipids and different hormones after meals using three different macronutrient compositions in patients with type 2 diabetes. The participants ate...

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