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Hangover cure: FOUR things to add to your diet to FIGHT effects of drinking alcohol
HANGOVERS could be eased by adding particular foods to your diet this Christmas, says an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is there a link between poultry and infertility? We deserve to know | Letters
I have been told that no research is being done in Britain to establish whether there is a causal factor between eating chicken and declining male sperm counts, writesBaroness Jean CorstonLetters and articles on the apparent decline in male fertility, and its probable causes, have been in our newspapers for years, with the cause variously ascribed to diet, exerciseor the environment. Nearly 20 years ago, as a member of the House of Commons select committee on agriculture, we held an inquiry into the poultry industry. Some of us were appalled by the industrialisation of poultry production, with birds crowded together and gi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 24, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Food science & drink industry Animal welfare Farming Farm animals Environment Biology Human biology Business UK news Politics World news Medical research Source Type: news

High blood pressure symptoms: Eating THIS diet is better than medication to lower reading
HIGH blood pressure can prove deadly, but eating less salty food along with the DASH diet could help lower your reading as effectively as medication. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis and eczema defeated by anti-inflammatory diet: Woman creates diet, writes a book after being offered chemo
(Natural News) After battling with eczema and psoriasis for the last two decades, Hanna Sillitoe has finally found a cure. The 38-year-old from Manchester says that switching to an anti-inflammatory diet has changed her life. At one point, Sillitoe’s skin conditions were so difficult to treat, doctors suggested she try chemotherapy. Instead, Sillitoe started doing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want to look good for the holidays? Don't rush it or you may end up bigger than you started
(Natural News) With Christmas right around the corner, there’s going to be a lot of people worrying if they’ll fit in their newest outfits for the upcoming parties. Before you go on a crash diet, keep in mind that rushing the dieting process can make you gain more weight. According to Rhiannon Lambert, a leading... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: High blood pressure: Could diet replace medication?
Researchers suggest that the DASH diet, when combined with low salt intake, may be just as effective as medication for lowering high blood pressure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

“Modifiable” lifestyle choices like smoking and poor diets are responsible for HALF of all cancers
(Natural News) The cancer industry continues to have plenty of clients — er, “victims” — each year, but a lot of that is because far too many people make victims of themselves. In fact, according to the most recent examination of cancer statistics in the United States, half of all deaths related to the disease... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Healthy diets lower blood pressure more than medication
Researchers from Harvard Medical School found cutting out salt and eating more fruit and vegetables reduces blood pressure levels by 21 mm Hg, with most medications lowering it by 10-15 mm Hg. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eating out may mean eating more this Thanksgiving
If you're planning to enjoy your Thanksgiving meal in a restaurant this year, watch out; the delicious aromas may up your food intake. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Dementia diet: Drinking THIS unlikely JUICE could slow symptoms of brain decline
DEMENTIA symptoms include memory loss and problems thinking, and increasing numbers of people are set to suffer. However drinking beetroot juice could lower risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you eat just one meal a day?
The one meal a day diet is a popular diet plan that claims to help people lose weight through intermittent fasting. Is it safe and effective? We find out. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Can symptom tracking apps help people manage their arthritis?
With smartphones now an integral part of our lives, and free apps readily available to help us track and manage everything from our money and social lives to diet and exercise, it’s vital we invest in research exploring how technology can help to improve treatment and care for people with arthritis of all ages.Two pilot studies, both supported by funding from Arthritis Research UK, have worked closely with people with inflammatory arthritis to design, develop and test apps to help with symptom tracking and monitoring. Positive feedback from patients suggests apps have potential to help people with arthritis to better...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - November 23, 2017 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Best supplements for sex drive: Take THIS 4p vitamin to boost libido during winter
SEX drive could be boosted by adding a vitamin D supplement to your diet this winter, says an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What foods to eat if you have diarrhea
A limited diet can help a person reduce the symptoms of diarrhea. In this article, learn what foods to eat, what foods to avoid, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

IBS symptoms reduced by eating THIS 9p vegetable - added fibre the KEY to diet cure
IBS symptoms include diarrhoea and constipation, but they could be reduced by changing the amount of fibre in patients ’ diet. Carrots could be the key to reducing Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms could be reduced by eating more of THIS 9p vegetable
IBS symptoms include diarrhoea and constipation, but they could be reduced by changing the amount of fibre in patients ’ diet. Carrots could be the key to reducing Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is the egg diet effective?
There are several versions of the egg diet, all of which involve eating eggs as the main source of protein and restricting other foods. Is it safe? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Three to four cups of coffee per day slash disease risk
British-based researchers reviewed more than 200 existing studies to assess whether coffee is, in fact, good for your health. Here's what they found. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis: Could gluten foods be triggering your PAINFUL flare-ups?
RHEUMATOID arthritis joint pain could by eased by cutting out gluten from your diet, as patients have an increased risk of developing coeliac disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gluten-free diet
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee more likely to benefit than to harm health
Three or four cups daily probably best ‘dose’ – but not in pregnancy or high fracture risk Related items fromOnMedica Moderate coffee drinking reduces risk of clogged arteries High coffee consumption may lower MS risk Caffeine may lower risk of death in women with diabetes Nutrition more important than calories, say experts May be time for Britons to switch to Mediterranean diet, study suggests (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 23, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Child ’s science experiment solves chronic disease mystery
“Chew this.” I was instructed. “But don’t swallow. Just tell me when IT happens.” IT? What was IT? I’d have to find out. My researcher’s son — who enlisted me in his science experiment — wasn’t telling. So I obliged and started chewing. It tasted just as I expected at first. Bland. Almost cardboard-like. And then the strangest thing occurred. After about a minute, a hint of sweetness tickled my tongue. I kept chewing. A few seconds later, it intensified… like I was sucking on candy. And a few seconds after that it felt like I had an entire spoonful of sugar...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 22, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr. Al Sears Tags: Nutrition Weight Loss carbohydrates carbs disease sugar Syndrome Zero Source Type: news

The Zero Diet winning recipe …
We are all so excited over our cure for Syndrome Zero. All of my employees are behind this effort. And of course, we practice what we preach so we’re following the Zero Diet. It’s already having a dramatic effect on everybody’s health and we’re feeling better. We’re all doing it together as a team. My whole staff brought in a Zero Diet dish that we served for lunch. It was so hard to pick a winner that we picked three! Many of my employees have been doing this on their own at home. They’ve come up with some great recipes so we decided to have a cook-off. I asked every member of my st...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 22, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr. Al Sears Tags: Nutrition Weight Loss carbohydrates carbs diet fat protien recipe Syndrome Zero Source Type: news

Normalize blood sugar with stem cell boosters
All the patients that I see in my clinic are special… But sometimes there’s a patient who really leaves a mark on you. I recently had a patient like that. He was living 3,000 miles away in Ireland and had seen one of my daily e-newsletters. Right after reading it, he made an appointment, booked a flight and came to my clinic in South Florida. I’ll call him K.O. About 10 years ago, K.O. was diagnosed with dangerously high blood sugar, type 2 diabetes and out-of-control blood pressure. He was 50 years old and taking 10 prescriptions a day. His kidneys were failing him and he was on the short list for a kid...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 22, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr. Al Sears Tags: Anti-Aging Nutrition blood sugar carbs diabetes energy stem cells Syndrome Zero Source Type: news

Dementia: The 10-step diet that could PREVENT Alzheimer’s disease
DEMENTIA could be prevented by following the MIND diet, which combines parts of the Mediterranean diet with a dietary plan to reduce high blood pressure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Sodium Knowledge Affect Dietary Choices and Health Behaviors? Results From a Survey of Los Angeles County Residents
(Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease)
Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease - November 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

It's the Latest Diet Craze, But Is It Safe?
It's a simplified approach to eating that essentially views fruits and vegetables through the same prism as candies and soda. All that matters is the total caloric tally. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It's the Latest Diet Craze, But Is It Safe?
Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diets, Nutrition, Weight Control (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Florida-based Supplement Sellers Settle FTC False Advertising Charges
NextGen Nutritionals, Strictly Health, and Cyber Business Technology, and owners Anna McLean and Robert McLean have settled Federal Trade Commission charges that they deceptively marketed and sold dietary supplements. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - November 22, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: NCCIH Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to lower creatinine levels
The best way to lower creatinine is to treat the underlying cause. There are also many diet and lifestyle changes that can help lower creatinine. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endocrinology Source Type: news

How about a nutrition burger? Microalgae could be the next sustainable health food, according to new study
(Natural News) As the western diet continues to demand vast amounts of land and water for production, a team of researchers at the Tufts University in Boston and the University College London has looked at the potential of cultivating microalgae as a potential food source in the future. The researchers have cited data from the United Nations, which indicates... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure diet: Taking THIS 14p supplement could PROTECT against salty foods
HIGH blood pressure is often caused by a diet that is rich in salty foods, however taking a probiotic supplement could protect your body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It's the Latest Diet Craze, But Is It Safe?
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 22, 2017 -- What if you could have your cake, eat it, too, and lose weight? A nutritional fad called CICO -- short for " Calories In, Calories Out " -- promises just that for those looking to shed some pounds. The pitch is... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 22, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Kenya:Kenya Leads in Child Nutrition
[Nation] Children in Kenya are fed the best diets in Africa, according to a World Health Organization report. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 22, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Efficacy of Individualized Diets in Patients With IBS Efficacy of Individualized Diets in Patients With IBS
Can a leucocyte activation test be used to develop an individualized diet that would alleviate symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome?BMJ Open Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Low-salt & heart-healthy dash diet as effective as drugs for some adults with high blood pressure
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) A study of more than 400 adults with prehypertension, or stage 1 high blood pressure, found that combining a low-salt diet with the heart-healthy DASH diet substantially lowers systolic blood pressure -- the top number in a blood pressure test -- especially in people with higher baseline systolic readings. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Cancer, diabetes and heart disease diet: Is THIS the healthiest way to eat your eggs?
CANCER, diabetes and heart disease risk could be reduced with weight loss and avoiding inflammation, and adding eggs to your diet could help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HIV-positive adults are under-treated for cardiovascular problems compared to those without HIV
This study provides evidence that U.S. policymakers and professional societies should focus on improving the quality of the cardiovascular care that people who are HIV-positive receive.AUTHORSStudy authors are Dr. Joseph Ladapo, Dr. Adam Richards, Cassandra DeWitt, Nina Harawa, Steven Shoptaw, Dr. William Cunningham and Dr. John Mafi, all of UCLA. Mafi is also associated with Rand Corporation.JOURNALThestudy is published in the Journal of the American Heart Association.FUNDINGGrants from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, and National Institute of Men...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - November 22, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Sugar industry withheld research effects of sucrose 50 years ago, study claims
Researchers say negative health impacts of sucrose could have been combated sooner had research been released – but industry bodies dispute the findingsSugar ’s demise from childhood staple to public enemy can be seen everywhere. Chocolate bars are shrinking,sugary drinks are set to be taxed and our recommended daily sugar intake hasbeen slashed in half. But the battle against sugar might have begun sooner if the industry hadn ’t kept secrets to protect its commercial interests, according to new findings. In 1967, when scientists were arguing overthe link between sugar consumption and increased risk of he...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 21, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Jessica Brown Tags: Sugar Society Business Health Science Medical research Cancer Heart disease Source Type: news

Sugar industry withheld research into effects of sucrose 50 years ago, study claims
Researchers say negative health impacts of sucrose could have been combated sooner had research been released – but industry bodies dispute the findingsSugar ’s demise from childhood staple to public enemy can be seen everywhere. Chocolate bars are shrinking,sugary drinks are set to be taxed and our recommended daily sugar intake hasbeen slashed in half. But the battle against sugar might have begun sooner if the industry hadn ’t kept secrets to protect its commercial interests, according to new findings. In 1967, when scientists were arguing overthe link between sugar consumption and increased risk of he...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 21, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Jessica Brown Tags: Sugar Society Business Health Science Medical research Cancer Heart disease Source Type: news

Controversial sugar industry study resurfaces
Researchers have discovered a 1960s sugar industry-funded study that they say links a high-sugar diet to high blood cholesterol levels and cancer in rats. The study never published and has long been forgotten, until now. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oviva Health brings in $12M for dietary support platform
Z ürich, Switzerland-based Oviva Health, developer of a dietary intervention delivery platform, has secured $12 million in Series A funding. Participants in the round include Albion Capital, Eight Roads Ventures, F-Prime Capital Partners, Partech Ventures, and Walking Ventures. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 21, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Garcinia for Weight Loss: Modest Effect With Safety Caveats Garcinia for Weight Loss: Modest Effect With Safety Caveats
Is garcinia a safe and effective dietary supplement for patients hoping to lose weight?Medscape Pharmacists (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacist Ask the Expert Source Type: news

Resources for Family Caregivers
From the Outreach and Special Populations Branch: November is National Family Caregivers Month, and the National Library of Medicine offers resources to support family caregivers through information on MedlinePlus and through multilingual information for family caregivers on HealthReach.  HealthReach provides materials for caregivers (documents, video, and audio) in multiple languages related to home care and caregivers, such as: For the Caregiver (11 languages): This three-page handout educates people who take care of a loved one with cancer at home about managing their role as caregiver. It provides ...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 21, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Consumer Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Diabetes - Resisting Junk Food Could Be the Answer
[The Herald] The message simply shows that diet and diabetes cannot be separated. With the rise of non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and cancer, calls to eat health foods have been growing. "Policies that increase availability of nutritious and healthy foods such as fruits and vegetables should be promoted," said Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO regional director at an event to mark this year's World Diabetes Day recently. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mental Health Mobile Apps Are Effective Self-Help Tools
When it comes to strengthening your mental or emotional health, would you trust an app? A trio of Brigham Young University health science researchers has published new research that says the answer is yes. The group was looking to identify what it is about health apps that influences users' behavior. Over three studies, they surveyed roughly 600 people who had used diet, physical activity or mental health apps in the past six months. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - November 21, 2017 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms eased using THIS unique diet plan
RHEUMATOID arthritis affects about 400,000 people in the UK. This woman began the ‘What IF Plan’ diet, and “was full of energy and feeling more confident to face the day”. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HCG diet: Is it safe and effective?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lower your risk for heart disease when you make peanuts and tree nuts a regular part of your diet
(Natural News) Consuming most kinds of nuts may result in a decrease in risk of cardiovascular disease and coronary heart disease. According to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, there is a lowered risk of developing such diseases in people who consume fresh nuts regularly, as compared to people... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news