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Obesity Fuels Overeating
2012-10-02 21:24:20

Diets that lead to obesity may actually cause changes to the brains of obese people, making weight loss more challenging, creating a vicious cycle.

Yogurt Consumption Linked To Lower Blood Pressure
2012-09-20 11:47:42

Several studies have shown links between lower blood pressure and certain foods, including kiwi, chocolate and even purple potatoes. Now you can add sesame/rice bran oil and yogurt to that list.

2012-09-12 11:00:12

In a study that included nearly 70,000 patients, supplementation with omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids was not associated with a lower risk of all-cause death, cardiac death, sudden death, heart attack, or stroke.

Omega 3s in Fish Oils May Not Prevent Heart Disease
2012-09-12 10:20:55

Contrary to widespread medical opinion, a new study indicates that taking fish oil supplements that contain omega-3 fatty acids may not actually help to prevent death, heart attacks or strokes.

2012-07-04 01:40:50

Women with a higher intake of dietary saturated fats have fewer mature oocytes available for collection in IVF, according to results of a study from the Harvard School of Public Health funded by the US National Institutes of Health.

Atkins-style Diets May Have Cardiovascular Risk
2012-06-27 11:33:19

Women who follow a low carbohydrate on a daily basis are at greater risk of cardiovascular disease (such as heart disease and stroke) than those who do not.

Specific Salad Dressings Impact Nutrient Absorption
2012-06-20 06:02:13

Researchers from Purdue University found that certain salad dressings can help consumers get the best nutrients and vitamins from their salad.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.