Why Scientists Have Spent Years Mapping This Creature ’s Brain
An enormous new analysis of the wiring of the fruit fly brain is a milestone for the young field of modern connectomics, researchers say. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science Flies Animal Cognition Animal Behavior Brain Research eLife (Journal) Janelia Farm Research Campus (Howard Hughes Medical Institute) Jayaraman, Vivek (1971- ) your-feed-health your-feed-animals Source Type: news

Namibia: Namibian Agronomic Board Promotes Sale of Local Produce
[Namibian] The Namibian Agronomic Board (NAB) has embarked on an initiative to promote the sale of locally produced fruits and vegetables. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

How to Map a Fly Brain in 20 Million Easy Steps
An enormous new analysis of the wiring of the fruit fly brain is a milestone for the young field of modern connectomics, scientists say. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science Animal Cognition Animal Behavior Brain Computers and the Internet eLife (Journal) Janelia Farm Research Campus (Howard Hughes Medical Institute) Bargmann, Cornelia I Jayaraman, Vivek (1971- ) your-feed-health your-fee Source Type: news

What Are the Best Fruits for Lowering Blood Pressure?
Title: What Are the Best Fruits for Lowering Blood Pressure?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General)
Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General - October 26, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Survey opens for growers and workers who produce fruit and vegetables
Researchers from the University of Bristol have launched a new survey that aims to gather information and data on the challenges and experiences faced by everyone working in fruit and vegetable production. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - October 25, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies; Press Release Source Type: news

How to save tomato seeds to grow next year
(Natural News) Saving seeds from fresh fruits or vegetables is a great way to save money on seeds for the next growing season. Seed saving is especially beneficial for people who grow their own food. It involves choosing the best plants from which to save seeds, harvesting those seeds at the right time, then storing them... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating: The surprising fruit that can trigger your uncomfortable symptoms
STOMACH bloating often seems like it can come out of nowhere and when it does strike, not only does the belly become swollen, but it can also cause painful symptoms. Your diet is the fist line of defence but is also the biggest cause including a certain fruit. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Polycystic ovaries: The best and worst fruits to reduce blood sugar levels
POLYCYSTIC ovarian syndrome increases the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Many symptoms of the former condition are attributed to insulin resistance, South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust confirmed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Visceral fat: The fruit that incinerates the 'dangerous' body fat when eaten regularly
VISCERAL fat is of particular concern because it sits deep within the abdominal cavity, padding the space between the body's vital organs. The most efficient way to burn is through diet and exercise. One fruit, when eaten on a regular basis, may have powerful burning effects on visceral fat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bulk Sequence-Cytogenetic Conversion Service to be retired in April 2022
The Bulk Sequence-Cytogenetic Conversion Service tool at NCBI will be retired in April 2022. This tool obtained cytogenetic locations for a list of annotated genes, SNPs, or assembly coordinates from human, fruit fly, mouse, or rat genomes. It also obtained sequence coordinates for cytogenetic locations for these genomes. This web service will be retired due to low … Continue reading Bulk Sequence-Cytogenetic Conversion Service to be retired in April 2022 → (Source: NCBI Insights)
Source: NCBI Insights - October 20, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: NCBI Staff Tags: What's New Genome annotation Genome Data Viewer (GDV) Genome Decoration Source Type: news

HIMSSCast: Taking the CDC's Diabetes Prevention Program digital
Fruit Street Health's Laurence Girard on taking one of the most successful health interventions into the 21st Century. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 15, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

How the hunt for this deadly virus shaped the search for coronavirus’s origins
Scientists quickly identified the deadly Nipah virus, tracing it to fruit bats. The detective story is taking on new relevance as scientists hunt for the origins of coronavirus and as zoonotic spillover is happening with increasing frequency, heightening the possibility of more pandemics in the future. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Karin Brulliard Source Type: news

Warning: The popular fruit that 'may increase your risk of heart disease’ - what to avoid
FRUIT contains numerous compounds that reduce your risk of chronic disease but a particular type of fruit can have the opposite effect. In fact, in "severe cases", eating it may actually increase your risk of heart disease - a major killer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Atoll Nation of Tuvalu Adopts ‘Cubes’ to Step Up Nutritious Food Production
Tuvalu’s farmers have watched their crops destroyed by extreme tropical weather. They are now using Funafala 'food cubes' to have greater control over their harvests. By Catherine WilsonCANBERRA, Australia , Oct 13 2021 (IPS) Tuvalu, a small atoll island nation in the Central Pacific Ocean, is one of few countries in the world to have so far evaded the pandemic. But, while it has achieved a milestone with no recorded cases of COVID-19, its population of about 11,931 continues to battle food uncertainties and poor nutrition. These challenges, present long before the pandemic emerged, have been exacerbated by lockdown ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Catherine Wilson Tags: Asia-Pacific Climate Action Climate Change COVID-19 Development & Aid Environment Featured Food and Agriculture Green Economy Headlines Humanitarian Emergencies Pacific Community Climate Wire TerraViva United Nations #ClimateActi Source Type: news

World Food Day: Climate Change is Exacerbating Hunger & Conflict —it’s Time to Break the Cycle
Women sell fruit and vegetables on a sidewalk in the Philippines, where workers in the informal economy are in danger of having their livelihoods destroyed by the impacts of COVID-19. The UN will be commemorating World Food Day on October 16. Credit: ILO/Minette RimandoBy Farah Hegazi and Caroline DelgadoSTOCKHOLM, Oct 13 2021 (IPS) Hunger, violent conflict and the visible impacts of climate change are all on the rise. World Food Day, October 16, is a reminder that we need to talk about the intricate ways that these challenges are connected—and how to tackle them together. Despite steadily increasing global harvests...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Farah Hegazi and Caroline Delgado Tags: Aid Climate Change Economy & Trade Food and Agriculture Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Diabetes: The cholesterol-reducing fruit that lowers blood sugar within 30 minutes
DIABETES is a precursor for a host of complications, but rarely produces symptoms in the initial stages. Fortunately, the condition can be staved off with some simple dietary tweaks. One fruit, which has been shown to lower cholesterol, could reduce blood sugar levels in the space of 30 minutes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: Four citrus fruits that could interact to have serious consequences
STATINS are a group of medicines that can help lower the level of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the blood. LDL cholesterol is often referred to as "bad cholesterol" and statins reduce the production of it inside the liver. However, a recent study has found that statins may interact with compounds in grapefruit juice, and in some cases, this can cause severe side effects. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The World ’s First Malaria Vaccine—and What it Means for the Future of Pandemic Response
On Oct. 6, the World Health Organization recommended use of the first vaccine to fight malaria. The decision is momentous and highly anticipated for many reasons: among them is that this is the first vaccine to help reduce the risk of deadly severe malaria in young children in Sub-Saharan Africa, where the disease remains a leading killer. The vaccine offers hope that there can be a circle of learning from one pandemic to the next. Malaria, our oldest pandemic, may offer insights on how we can survive contemporary scourges like COVID-19. Malaria evolved at least 2.5 million years ago and first infected humans in rural part...
Source: TIME: Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Raj Panjabi Tags: Uncategorized health healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

The World ’s First Malaria Vaccine—and What it Means for the Future of Pandemic Response
On Oct. 6, the World Health Organization recommended use of the first vaccine to fight malaria. The decision is momentous and highly anticipated for many reasons: among them is that this is the first vaccine to help reduce the risk of deadly severe malaria in young children in Sub-Saharan Africa, where the disease remains a leading killer. The vaccine offers hope that there can be a circle of learning from one pandemic to the next. Malaria, our oldest pandemic, may offer insights on how we can survive contemporary scourges like COVID-19. Malaria evolved at least 2.5 million years ago and first infected humans in rural part...
Source: TIME: Science - October 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Raj Panjabi Tags: Uncategorized health healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

New protections for California's aquifers are reshaping the state's Central Valley
California's farmers, the country's biggest producers of fruits and vegetables, are facing a major shakeup. A new law limits their access to water from the state's depleted aquifers.(Image credit: Dan Charles/NPR) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dan Charles Source Type: news

Youth Vaping Declined Sharply for Second Year, New Data Show
Now that it has stopped selling most flavored pods, Juul has become far less popular with teens than brands offering disposable fruit- and candy-flavored devices. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matt Richtel Tags: Teenagers and Adolescence E-Cigarettes Nicotine Food and Drug Administration Juul Labs Inc Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Source Type: news

Juul Is No Longer U.S. Teenagers ’ Preferred E-Cigarette. Puff Bar Seems to Have Taken Over
Disposable e-cigarettes like Puff Bar are now far more popular among teenagers than the pod-based products from once-dominant brand Juul, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Each year, the CDC and FDA survey thousands of U.S. middle and high school students about their use of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes—which were meant to give adult smokers a less-dangerous alternative to cigarettes, but have in recent years become popular among underage users. The 2021 edition was conducted entirely during the pandemic, meaning som...
Source: TIME: Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Fruits, Veggies a Recipe for Mental Well - Being in Kids
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 28, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Fruits, Veggies a Recipe for Mental Well-Being in Kids
Title: Fruits, Veggies a Recipe for Mental Well-Being in KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/28/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/28/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - September 28, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Eating fruit and vegetables is good for children's mental health, study says 
Nutritionists from the University of East Anglia described the quality of some children's meals and snacks as 'concerning' and called for urgent action to improve them. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diets high in produce boost mental health in children, teens, study finds
Children who eat a diet high in fruit and fruit and vegetables have better mental health, a study published Monday by the journal BMJ Nutrition Prevention& Health found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Five a day: UK children with healthy diet have best mental health
Study prompts experts to call for nutrition to be included in public health strategiesChildren who eat five or more portions of fruit and vegetables a day have the best mental health, according to the first study of its kind.Higher intake is associated with better mental wellbeing among secondary school pupils, and a nutritious breakfast and lunch is linked to emotional wellbeing in pupils across all ages, the research shows.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 27, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory Tags: Mental health Society Fruit Vegetables Children Young people UK news Science Food & wellbeing Life and style Source Type: news

Vitamin C diet: The best fruit juice to lower your risk of winter deficiency
VITAMIN C is an important nutrient that helps protect cells and is even linked to easing the symptoms of a cold. How can you get more into your diet as winter approaches? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Calorie Fallacy: Why Counting Calories Isn ’t an Effective Weight-Loss Strategy
You can say one thing for Professor Mark Haub: He knows how to make a lesson stick. Haub, who teaches nutrition at Kansas State University, wanted to prove to his students that weight loss is simply about calories. So, for 10 weeks, the professor proceeded to eat an 1,800-calorie diet consisting of a Twinkie every three hours. He also dined on Doritos, Little Debbies, sugary cereal and other junk food. When he started, Haub tipped the scales at 201 pounds, which for his height was considered overweight. By the end of his snack-food spree, he had lost 27 pounds, putting him at a svelte 174. The story went viral, with the me...
Source: TIME: Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Robert J. Davis Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Replacing Monopolies with Impact Rewards
This article was originally published by OpenGlobalRights (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Thomas Pogge Tags: Economy & Trade Global Global Governance Headlines Health Human Rights TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Why you need to wash your fresh produce
Do you wash the avocados before cutting them up for guacamole? How about the melon you'll slice up for the fruit salad  — does it get a rinse? The Food and Drug Administration says, in most cases, you should be washing fruits and vegetables. But there are some exceptions. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Angie Murad, a Mayo Clinic dietitian, talks about the best ways to prep your produce for summer meals and snacks. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute https://youtu.be/5ZAvzpJYTvc Journalists: Broadcast-quality… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 24, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

UCLA research reveals how a year of change affected Californians ’ health
Although more Californians than ever had health insurance in 2020, disparities in access to health care among the state ’s racial and ethnic groups was magnified during a year of unprecedented challenges and changes.Those are among the key findings of the latestCalifornia Health Interview Survey, which is conducted by theUCLA Center for Health Policy Research. The survey included responses from 22,661 California households, including 21,949 adults, 1,365 adolescents and 3,548 children.“This is one of the most important data releases in the survey’s 20-year history because it sheds light on how impactful t...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 22, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

More microplastics in babies ’ faeces than in adults’ – study
Researchers say children ’s mouthing behaviour and products such as bottles may be to blameInfants have more microplastics in their faeces than adults, a study has found.Microplastics are plastic particles smaller than 5mm in size that have been released into the environment from the breakage of bigger plastic objects. They are a threat to the environment because they do not easily biodegrade, and recent research has found them indust, food, fruit,bottled water and, as a result,animal and human faeces.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 22, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sofia Quaglia Tags: Medical research Plastics Environment Science Source Type: news

The UN Food Systems Summit – Food Processing, Consumption, Supply Chain, Loss and Waste
Processed, canned food lines the shelves at a Canadian supermarket. Credit: Trevor PageBy Trevor PageLETHBRIDGE, Canada, Sep 22 2021 (IPS) Food processing extends shelf-life and can transforms raw food into attractive, marketable products. It can also prevent contamination. The transformation can involve numerous physical and chemical processes such as mincing, cooking, canning, liquefaction, pickling, macerating, emulsification, irradiation and lyophilization. Frozen processed and raw food changes transport and storage requirements radically; while the packaging of food, both raw and processed, is an industry unto itself....
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Trevor Page Tags: Aid Climate Change COVID-19 Economy & Trade Food and Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Global Headlines Labour TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Eating fruits and vegetables and exercising lead to a happier life
Researchers from the University of Kent and the University of Reading have found that making choices like eating healthier and exercising can lead to a happier life overall. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Namibia: UN Summit Focuses On Namibia's Food Systems
[Namibian] DESPITE producing cereals, legumes and fruit, some of which are exported, Namibia still imports about 60% of the food it needs. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The UN Food Systems Summit and Some Issues of Concern
Conclusion The Food Systems Summit kicks off in New York on September 23 during the UN General Assembly High-Level Week. World leaders will come together to find common ground and form alliances that accelerate our way to realizing the SDGs in this remaining decade of action before 2030 is upon us. Will we succeed in making Zero hunger a reality? If we are serious about this goal, the answer includes rethinking and redesigning our food systems to make them more sustainable. Trevor Page, resident in Lethbridge, Canada, is a former Emergencies Director of the World Food Programme. He also served with the UN Food & Agric...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Trevor Page Tags: Climate Change Combating Desertification and Drought Conferences Economy & Trade Environment Food and Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Food Sustainability Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour TerraViva U Source Type: news

Dementia: The food that could cut your risk by 40% - ‘cornerstone of brain-healthy diets’
DEMENTIA cases are expected to skyrocket in coming years, notably due to a rise in ageing populations. The condition's destructive effects pose a substantial threat to over-stretched health services around the world. One fruit, however, could help stave off the risk of cognitive decline. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia: The fruit that could cut your risk by 40% - ‘cornerstone of brain-healthy diets’
DEMENTIA cases are expected to skyrocket in coming years, notably due to a rise in ageing populations. The condition's destructive effects pose a substantial threat to over-stretched health services around the world. One fruit, however, could help stave off the risk of cognitive decline. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Traumatic brain injury caused by Brazil-nut fruit in the Amazon: a case series - Ideta MML, Oliveira LM, de Castro GL, Santos MAL, Sim ões ELJ, Gonçalves DB, de Amorim RLO.
BACKGROUND: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) represents one of the leading public health problems and a significant cause of neurological damage. Unintentional causes of TBI are the most frequent. However, fruit falling over the head causing TBI is extremely r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Constipation in children
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 10-year-old daughter spends hours in the bathroom daily. Every time I inquire, she tells me she is constipated. We do not eat out a lot, and we incorporate fruits or vegetables at each meal. She also drinks water most of the day. Is constipation normal at this age, and what can I do to help her? ANSWER: Constipation can cause issues with bowel movements in as many as 30% of children. It's a common… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 17, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Diabetes diet: Four common breakfast fruits you should AVOID - or risk diabetes symptoms
DIABETES diet swaps could help patients to avoid unwanted symptoms of high blood sugar, but it's not always easy to know what foods are good or bad for diabetes. These are the four common breakfast fruits that you should actually cut back on. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: The exotic fruit that could help keep your blood sugar levels in check
FRUITS are a wonderful and diverse component of a balanced diet. Eating whole, fresh and locally produced in-season fruits can help prevent and manage diabetes. Now, scientists have found a new fruit which can help treat and prevent diabetes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plantwatch: sticky carnivorous flower stalks that feast on fruit flies
Sticky-haired Triantha occidentalis raises prospect of finding carnivorous relatives of tomatoes and potatoesA plant has been found turning to carnivory only when it flowers.Triantha occidentalis has flower stalks smothered in small sticky hairs that are a deathtrap for small flies and beetles. Although many other plants have sticky hairs to protect against insects,Triantha actually feeds on the bodies of its victims.The carnivory was tested by feedingfruit flies with an isotope of nitrogen, a form of the element rarely found in nature. The flies were then put on the sticky hairs and two weeks later the isotope had spread ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Paul Simons Tags: Science Plants Environment Source Type: news

Is Seltzer Water Just as Healthy as Flat Water?
Unsweetened carbonated water is a better choice than soda or fruit juice. But don ’t overdo it, experts say. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christina Caron Tags: Fluorides Water Content Type: Service Teeth and Dentistry Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Your Diet Could Cut Your Odds for Severe COVID-19
A new study suggests a diet full of fruits and vegetables may help lower your risk of COVID-19 than those with unhealthy diets. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Middle-aged Americans in US are stressed and struggle with physical and mental health
Midlife was once considered a time to enjoy the fruits of one’s years of work and parenting and that is no longer true in the U.S. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - September 14, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Start your day the healthiest way with blood orange juice: Fruit can improve cardiovascular health
Blood oranges provide the best antioxidant hit and have been linked to improved cardiovascular health, cancer prevention and improved cognitive function, experts say. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tumors Disrupt the Blood-Brain Barrier at a Distance
Shoring up the tissues that separate neurons and other brain cells from the circulatory system in fruit flies and mice can prolong life in the presence of a tumor. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - September 9, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Eating fruit and veg can slash your risk of death by 30% - but it's not 'five a day'
FRUITS and vegetables are paramount for long life. As a rule of thumb, British health bodies advise eating five fruits and vegetables per day. Studies, however, point out that the advised quantity may not suffice to boost lifespan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news