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A pill containing a mix of essential oils has been shown to significantly reduce the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).
Wetter, cooler summers can have a detrimental effect on the milk we drink, according to new research published by Newcastle University.
Case Western Reserve study shows how deceptive food labels lead to increased risk of deadly diseases.
A diet rich in walnuts and walnut oil may prepare the body to deal better with stress.
For the past 25 years or more health experts have warned that saturated fat was a major cause of heart attacks and cardiovascular disease (CVD).
Researchers in France reported Friday that overeating combined with the wrong mix of fats in one's diet can cause obesity to be carried over from one generation to the next.
The researchers decoded a complete cascade of signals within breast tumour cells activated by virgin olive oil, and concluded that benefits include decrease in the activity of the oncogene p21Ras, changes in protein signaling pathways, stimulation of tumour cell death and prevention of DNA damage.
The largest ever trial of fish oil supplements has found no evidence that they offer benefits for cognitive function in older people.
According to a University of Illinois study, omega-3 fatty acids may be good for more than heart health; and a little-known omega-3 may have implications for treating male infertility.
Although for nearly 60 years people have been urged to decrease their consumption of saturated fats to prevent heart disease, until now there has been surprisingly little scientific evidence that doing so actually decreased the risk of coronary heart disease events.
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