Latest Red meat Stories

2013-10-15 23:36:14

As a result of the economy, consumers have scaled back the quality and quantity of meat purchased, while adverse health effects associated with red meat consumption have driven some consumers toward alternative protein sources. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing industry in its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 While per capita meat consumption is expected to fall...

2013-07-31 23:38:27

The Meat, Beef and Poultry Processing industry, a large portion of Canada's food processing sector in terms of both exports and employment, has seen declines in recent years due to decreased per capita meat consumption; nevertheless, a rebounding economy and improved consumer sentiment toward industry products is expected to boost industry revenue over the next five years. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing...

Eating Red Meat Associated With Increased Risk Of Diabetes
2013-06-18 12:53:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine has drawn an association between red meat consumption and Type-2 diabetes. This is hardly the first time red meat has been accused of increasing a person´s risk of Type-2 diabetes, but what makes this study different from the rest is its size. Researchers from Harvard School of Public Health and the National University of Singapore conducted this study as a...

Red Meat And Energy Drinks Can Affect Your Heart Health
2013-04-08 05:18:24

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Red meat has often been flagged as a cardiovascular risk because of its fat and cholesterol content, but a new study published online this week in the journal Nature Medicine has uncovered a lesser known health risk associated with hamburgers and steaks. That health risk is the compound l-carnitine, which is also a common ingredient in energy drinks. According to researchers from the Cleveland Clinic, bacteria living in the human...

Processed Meat Linked To Cancer, Heart Disease And Premature Death
2013-03-07 12:35:50

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to the aging crooner Morrissey, “meat is murder,” yet a new study in the journal BMC Medicine suggests the eating too much meat may also be suicide. An international study involving almost half a million people and spanning an average of 13 years found a direct correlation between the consumption of processed meats and fatal health conditions such as cardiovascular disease and cancer. "Risks of dying earlier...

Mediterranean Diet Lowers Stroke Risk
2013-02-25 19:15:30

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study has found specific diets, not just counting calories, can be just as effective when it comes to cutting the risk of stroke. The Mediterranean diet, specifically, was the object of this new research conducted by a Spanish team. Of the more than 7,000 participants in this study, those sticking to a Mediterranean diet had as much of a 46 percent lower chance of stroke. This 5-year study now challenges the belief that a...

Diets Rich In Beef Help Aging Individuals Retain Muscle
2013-02-05 10:11:23

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study by researchers from the Exercise Metabolism Research Group at McMaster University recently found the consumption of higher amounts of beef can help retain muscle mass in older males. Individuals tend to decrease in muscle mass as they become older, and aging can make it difficult for the body to react to anabolic stimuli such as amino acids and resistance exercise. The research was helpful in determining methods that...

2012-12-26 05:00:14

Following a recent article about a poll showing less meat consumption in America, Yumi Media offered comments on the news. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) December 25, 2012 On December 25, 2012, Yumi Media commented on a Choose Veg article regarding a recent poll showing that 39% of Americans are eating less meat. According to the Choose Veg article, “The NPR-Truven Health Analytics Health Poll surveyed 3,000 adults nationwide and found that thirty-nine percent are eating less red meat now than...

2012-10-21 04:00:05

Weight Watchers chicken recipes are low in calories and fat, which makes them the perfect protein source for dieters and also provide some other great health benefits. BurnFatBuildStrength.com reviews these popular recipes. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 Weight Watchers chicken recipes are not only very satisfying and delicious, but they can also give many more health benefits than just weight loss. Studies have shown that diets that use chicken as a primary source of protein can...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.