BrewDog beer ad pulled over ‘one of your five a day’ claim
An advert for beer company BrewDog has been banned over a “tongue-in-cheek” claim that its fruit-flavoured beers constitute “one of your five a day”. An advertising email, dated 20 July, featured the subject heading “One of your five a day”, and advertised beers with names that included Lost In…#advertisingstandardsauthority #asa #guavapineapplepunch #ellon #scotland #brewdog #lostinlycheelime (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Healthier Diets Cut ASCVD Risk by 10 Percent in Eight Weeks
TUESDAY, Dec. 6, 2022 -- Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) and fruit and vegetable (F/V) diets reduce 10-year atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk scores by about 10 percent over eight weeks, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 6, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Banning Flavored Vapes Didn't Spur Folks to Quit
TUESDAY, Dec. 6, 2022 -- When the U.S. Food and Drug Administration banned fruit-flavored vaping products in early 2020, the idea was to reverse the rapid rise in electronic cigarette use among youths. Now, a new survey of adult e-cigarette users... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 6, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Woman, 44, sees ‘severe’ iron deficiency resolve after cutting one fruit out of her diet
The woman's iron deficiency was treated without the need for supplementation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating berries with meals could help prevent type 2 diabetes says doctor - backed by study
The fruits could improve how your body metabolises sugar, the expert said. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis warning: Two popular fruits that can be 'common pain triggers'
The fruits contain solanine, which has been thought to exacerbate arthritis symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mulled wine could lower high cholesterol by 12% but how much you drink matters
"All spices and citrus fruits including oranges, lemons, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and cloves are welcomed when making your own mulled wine as these are all delicious flavours for the ultimate festive drink," a wellness expert said. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Craft sake grows in popularity in Japan
HAMAMATSU, Japan -- Sake is having a makeover in Japan. The traditional spirit brewed with fermented rice is going the way of craft beer and shedding its fusty image for funkier and fresher tastes. A growing number of startups are brewing sake with fruit and herbs and also offering food-pairing in…#hamamatsu (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK farmers making tiny profits as supermarkets boast record takings
UK farmers are receiving negligible profits for many items as food prices rise and supermarkets boast record takings. An average block of cheese or loaf of bread produces less than a penny for farmers, and fruit producers do not fare much better, making just 3p from each kilo of apples. Food…#sustain #proflisajack #vickihird #theuniversityofportsmouth #amyfry #thebritishretailconsortium #nationalfarmersunion (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opinion: The Promise and Plight of Open Data
Open science serves to make the research process more transparent. But we are still waiting to realize the fruits of open-data policies at scientific journals. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - December 1, 2022 Category: Science Tags: Critic at Large Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Groundcherry research bears new fruits
More than 34 million people in the U.S. don ' t have enough food. More diverse and adaptable crops are needed to address challenges in food production made worse by climate change, scientists say. Small, sweet berries called groundcherries may not feed … (Source: NSF News)
Source: NSF News - November 30, 2022 Category: Science Authors: NSF Source Type: news

High cholesterol: 7 foods and drinks full of flavonoids - shown to reduce cholesterol
Flavonoids are a range of compounds found naturally in fruit and vegetables - as well as other plant-based foods and drinks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australia monthly inflation slows in October, hints at possible peak By Reuters
By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian inflation slowed in October as prices for fruit and vegetables fell sharply and holidays costs took a surprise dip, an unexpected turn that could mean interest rates will not have to rise as far as some expected. Data from the Australian Bureau of…#waynecole #inflation #australianbureau #cpi #cole #australianinflation #wayne #rba #australian #monthlycpi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fruit juice could increase risk of 'irreversible blindness' - ‘Don’t neglect fresh fruit’
Drinking high amounts of fruit juice makes you "more likely" to develop eyesight problems, according to research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘GRExit’ gains momentum as Ph.D. programs drop exam requirement
Peshkova/iStock The University of Michigan’s biomedical Ph.D. program was a lonely outlier in 2017 when it announced it would stop asking applicants to submit scores for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test . At the time, the standardized exam was a nearly universal requirement for Ph.D. programs at U.S. universities. But the Michigan program now has plenty of company. The vast majority of STEM Ph.D. programs have stopped requiring GRE scores, according to an investigation by Science , and the number of tests taken each year has plummeted. The COVID-19 pandemic, une...
Source: ScienceNOW - November 29, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news