Revealed: The surprising foods that make your urine smell funny (and it's NOT just asparagus and coffee)
Eating asparagus and drinking coffee can have some unwanted smelly side effects. But staying hydrated could help your wee smell better, according to London based GP Hana Patel. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

7 recipes to cook this spring
Warmer weather; green things: Spring is a season for levity and vegetable-heavy cooking. Hop into the season in a fresh way with asparagus, an unconventional take on biscotti and an optimal breakfast casserole for a crowd. If you were not informed otherwise, you might think the only way to cook…#ednalewis #biscotti #natashapickowicz #mint #woksoflife (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 7, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cepham's SheVari4 ™ Marks a Milestone in Women's Health Research and Development
SOMERSET, N.J., Dec. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- , a leader in Ayurvedic nutraceuticals research, is announcing the development of SheVari4™, a pioneering and patent-pending ingredient derived from Asparagus racemosus roots (Shatavari). Customized for women's well-being, this novel and…#somerset #ayurvedic #asparagus #sanskrit #phd #shatavari #nih #established #iv (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food for Thought: A Recipe for Regenerating Nerves
Al dente asparagus stalks may hold the key to successful neural stem cell therapy for repairing injured axons. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - October 24, 2023 Category: Science Tags: News News & Opinion Source Type: news

Why White Asparagus Is So Expensive
White asparagus, often referred to as "white gold," can cost three times as much as green asparagus. It's colorless, has a much ... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ribs? Asparagus? Brisket? Here are the most-searched foods to BBQ in the US
Time to stock up on fireworks, invite friends and family over and fire up the grill. As Independence Day fast approaches, you may be planning a cookout. From ribs and pork chops to baked beans and asparagus, the list of grilled edible options is long, but as a nation, our tastes are varied.…#independenceday #arkansas #mississippi #connecticut #districtofcolumbia #bbq #googletrends #google #heinz #hatchchiliranch (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are Some High or Low FODMAPs Foods?
Discussion FODMAPs is an acronym standing for fermentable oligosaccharides, disaccharides, monosaccharides and polyols. It is a diet strategy which has shown improvement for some adult patients with functional abdominal pain including some with irritable bowel syndrome. The evidence in pediatrics is murky and more well-designed studies are needed; however such studies are difficult to complete. In general, there are 3 phases to this dietary strategy: Avoidance of all high FODMAP foods for 2-6 weeks. In some adult studies there has been improvement in 1 week. Especially in the pediatric age group, some people will only res...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - June 12, 2023 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Squirrel haggis and Japanese knotweed reach UK menus as invasive species trend grows
It can be grilled like asparagus, mixed into a sweet-sour ripple ice-cream or even turned into a beer. When guests arrive at Silo, a “zero-waste” restaurant in east London, next month they’ll be treated to a series of dishes from an unlikely source. It is more famous as the scourge of homeowners,…#silo #fitzrovia #nativeinmayfair #palmerston #edinburgh #paulwedgwood #restaurant #douglasmcmaster #hackneywick #stjohn (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aspiring for a better diet? Try asparagus
Asparagus is a perennial flowering plant brought from Europe to North America hundreds of years ago. However, its history dates back to ancient Egypt, where images of it can be found on the walls of tombs. It originally grew wild along riverbanks or the seashore, preferring a soil too salty for other plants. The world's top producers of asparagus are China, Peru and Germany. Most of the asparagus grown in the U.S. comes from three… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 11, 2023 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Vermicelli with asparagus and tomatoes
(Source: MayoClinic.com Recipe of the Day)
Source: MayoClinic.com Recipe of the Day - August 2, 2022 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Weighing the Best Diet Options for IBD
Nearly every patient with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) has the same query—which has a not-so-simple answer. “‘Doctor, what should I eat when living with IBD?’ is likely the most frequently asked question following diagnosis,” says Dr. Maitreyi Raman, an associate professor of medicine at the University of Calgary. Raman, who’s a gastroenterologist, physician nutrition specialist, and researcher, has closely studied the topic and reviewed the available evidence for dietary patterns that may be of benefit (or not) to patients. IBD includes Crohn’s disease, which can cause inflamm...
Source: TIME: Health - March 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michael O. Schroeder Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

The Truth About Common Digestive Health Fears
Everyone experiences digestive problems now and then, and they’re nobody’s idea of a good time. In a survey of nearly 72,000 adults in the U.S., 61% reported having had at least one gastrointestinal (GI) symptom over the previous week, and within that group, 58% said they’d had two or more GI symptoms over the past week, according to a study in a 2018 issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology. Because symptoms like constipation, heartburn, and abdominal pain are generally vague and often don’t have an obvious cause, those suffering tend to fear the worst. “People get very concerned abo...
Source: TIME: Health - March 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Stacey Colino Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Penne with tomatoes, asparagus and goat cheese
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - May 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Andrew Pelling: How Can Plants Help Rebuild The Human Body?
An ear made from an apple, a spinal cord rebuilt using asparagus...it sounds like bizarre science fiction. But Andrew Pelling is working on a way to revive human tissue with a trip to the supermarket.(Image credit: Courtesy of TED) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NPR/TED Staff Source Type: news

Effects of food containing asparagus extract on sleep state, fatigue and safe driving in taxi drivers - Deguchi N, Mizuno K, Tanaka H, Hamamoto K, Inoue S, Nakagawa Y, Takase R.
In the transportation industry, it is difficult to maintain the drivers' daily rhythm due to their work style (long driving duties and various work shifts). Driving in a drowsy state may cause serious accidents and it is necessary to take countermeasur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news