sabato, Ottobre 19, 2019

Breast milk fights against the effects of harmful bacteria

Researchers at National Jewish Health and the University of Iowa have identified a compound in human breast milk that fights infections by...

Only 50% of those with eating disorders seek help

A School of Public Health professor has been extensively researching eating disorders in the United States and has found trends that warrant...

Green tea may help in the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Epigallocatechin (EGCG), a natural antioxidant found in green tea, may help in the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria. EGCG...

Low-quality carbohydrates accounted for 42 percent of the typical American’s daily...

Despite years of steady advice and guidance on healthy eating, a 'report card' on the American diet shows adults are still consuming...

Innovative study on vitamin E absorption

A fresh look at how to best determine dietary guidelines for vitamin E has produced a surprising new finding: Though the vitamin...

High-fat diets contribute to irregularities in the hypothalamus region of the...

Much research has pointed to how an unhealthy diet correlates to obesity, but has not explored how diet can bring about neurological...

Alzheimer’s disease is associated with specific changes in gut bacteria –...

Could following a certain type of diet affect the gut microbiome – the good and bad bacteria that live in the gastrointestinal...

Plant-based and vegan diets risks worsening brain health nutrient deficiency

The momentum behind a move to plant-based and vegan diets for the good of the planet is commendable, but risks worsening an...

Frying oil consumption worsen colon cancer and colitis

Foods fried in vegetable oil are popular worldwide, but research about the health effects of this cooking technique has been largely inconclusive...

Researchers have uncovered a crucial link between dietary zinc intake and...

Researchers have uncovered a crucial link between dietary zinc intake and protection against Streptococcus pneumoniae, the primary bacterial cause of pneumonia.