Latest Saturated fat Stories

2010-04-26 11:08:00

FRESNO, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- New information, unveiled by leading nutrition researchers, promotes the various health benefits of eating tree nuts - such as pistachios - on a regular basis.

2010-04-21 14:40:45

The largest ever trial of fish oil supplements has found no evidence that they offer benefits for cognitive function in older people.

2010-04-14 07:00:00

NEW YORK, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- At a time when a third of America's youth is overweight or obese, two organizations are taking steps to show consumers, and especially busy moms, how to "upgrade" favorite meals so families can reap the benefits of consuming less fat and calories.

2010-03-24 09:13:17

Women whose diets are rich in foods containing Omega-3 oils might be less likely to develop endometriosis, while those whose diets are heavily laden with trans fats might be more likely to develop the debilitating condition.

2010-03-23 07:27:58

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.

2010-03-09 07:00:00

Montefiore Nutritionist Explains How to Uncover Hidden Trans Fats and Protect Your Heart NEW YORK, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Food labels can be confusing, even for the most health-conscious consumer.

2010-02-25 07:34:23

Post-menopausal women who reported consuming the most daily dietary fat had a 40 percent higher incidence of clot-caused strokes compared to women who ate the least amount.

2010-02-17 10:02:00

Themed issue highlights: -- A special-themed issue of Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes highlights studies about women and cardiovascular disease.

2010-02-09 14:02:00

Give a Gift for the Heart with "The Heart-Smart Diabetes Kitchen" Cookbook CHICAGO, Feb.

2010-02-09 07:49:13

A Mediterranean diet may help people avoid the small areas of brain damage that can lead to problems with thinking and memory.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.