New study finds high fat diet can provoke pain and inflammation - foods to avoid
Researchers found that eating a high-fat diet for just a "short" amount of time was enough to trigger pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 Myths About Thanksgiving Food —Debunked
If only the turkey on your Thanksgiving table could talk. That bird would like a word about how “exhausting” it is. The idea that turkey makes us tired has been passed around holiday celebrations for a long time—and it’s not the only myth shared year after year. Is canned pumpkin really less nutritious than fresh? Is dousing the cranberries in sugar an absolute must? Here, we debunk these and other myths about Thanksgiving food—so you can serve up the facts at this year’s feast. Myth: Turkey makes you tired. Truth: Turkey meat contains L-tryptophan, which is an essential amino acid that ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Angela Haupt Tags: Uncategorized Diet & Nutrition healthscienceclimate Wellbeing Source Type: news

Neural mechanisms mediating sex differences in motivation for reward: cognitive bias, food, gambling, and drugs of abuse - Orsini CA, Brown TE, Hodges TE, Alonso-Caraballo Y, Winstanley CA, Becker JB.
Sex differences in motivation for food rewards, gambling, and drugs of abuse are modulated by multiple factors, including sensory stimuli, gonadal hormones, and cognitive bias. Cues, drugs of abuse, and a high-fat diet can significantly impact neural signa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Obesity Protects Against Genital Herpes in Mice, Study Finds
A high-fat diet induced changes to the animals’ vaginal microbiomes that boosted survival after exposure to the virus. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - November 11, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

A high fat diet during pregnancy wrecks immune systems of baby
Maintaining a high-fat diet while pregnant can hinder the development of unborn babies' immune systems, leaving them vulnerable to future illness, according to new research in rhesus macaques. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

“ Why Aren ’ t We All Bacteria? ” Siddhartha Mukherjee Explores the Power of Cells
It’s hard to miss what appears to be dry cleaning hanging on the wall of Siddhartha Mukherjee’s apartment in New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood. The apartment is a sunny, stylish, open space, filled with modern furniture, decorated with sculpture and paintings—and then, in perhaps the most conspicuous spot on the living room, is a brown felt suit with very long pants, draped over a plain wooden hanger. It looks entirely out of place—but it’s not. The suit is the handiwork of German artist Joseph Bueys, who created the improbable bit of fabric art as a tribute to the nomadic Tatars who,...
Source: TIME: Science - October 31, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Magazine Science Source Type: news

‘ Why Aren ’ t We All Bacteria? ’ Siddhartha Mukherjee Explores the Power of Cells
It’s hard to miss what appears to be dry cleaning hanging on the wall of Siddhartha Mukherjee’s apartment in New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood. The apartment is a sunny, stylish, open space, filled with modern furniture, decorated with sculpture and paintings—and then, in perhaps the most conspicuous spot on the living room, is a brown felt suit with very long pants, draped over a plain wooden hanger. It looks entirely out of place—but it’s not. The suit is the handiwork of German artist Joseph Bueys, who created the improbable bit of fabric art as a tribute to the nomadic Tatars who,...
Source: TIME: Science - October 31, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Magazine Science Source Type: news

High-Fat Diet in Mice Affects Social Behavior Across Generations 
Pups born to mice whose mothers had been fed a high-fat diet showed social deficits, a study shows.  (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - October 27, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

EASL Roundup: Path to 'Cure' in Hep B? Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet for NAFLD With T2D
(MedPage Today) -- Notable research presented at the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) annual meeting included studies that showed a sustained response to bulevirtide among patients with difficult-to-treat chronic hepatitis... (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 29, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet Improves A1c, Reduces Liver Fat: Study Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet Improves A1c, Reduces Liver Fat: Study
A low-carb, high-fat diet reduced NAFLD activity score and HbA1c, and resulted in weight loss, according to a 6-month study of participants with NAFLD and type 2 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

What diet is best for living longer, healthier life?
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

High Fructose Intake May Trigger Fatty Liver Disease High Fructose Intake May Trigger Fatty Liver Disease
Adding drinks with high fructose content to a diet that already includes high fat content can accelerate the chances of fatty liver disease, according to scientists at the University of Barcelona.Quick Take (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - March 7, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Transport for London ’ s junk food advertising restrictions linked to reductions in high fat, salt and sugar product purchases
Restricting the outdoor advertising of high fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) foods and drinks across the Transport for London (TfL) network is estimated to have significantly decreased the average amount of calories purchased by households every week from these products, according to new research in PLOS Medicine. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - February 17, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences, Institutes, Bristol Population Health Science Institute; Press Release Source Type: news

Featured review: Low-carbohydrate versus balanced-carbohydrate diets for reducing weight and cardiovascular risk
Low ‐carbohydrate versus balanced‐carbohydrate diets for reducing weight and cardiovascular riskKey messagesThere is probably little to no difference in the weight lost by people following low-carbohydrate weight-reducing diets (also known as ' low-carb diets ' ) compared to the weight lost by people following balanced-carbohydrate weight-reducing diets, for up to two years.Similarly, there is probably little to no difference between the diets for changes in heart disease risks, like diastolic blood pressure, glycosylated haemoglobin (HbA1c, a measure of blood sugar levels over 2-3 months) and LDL cholesterol ( ‘unhe...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 25, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

The latest on low carbohydrate diets for sports performance
Join Professor Louise Burke as she discusses the effects of a ketogenic low carb high fat (LCHF) diet on the performance of endurance sports in elite and high performance athletes. The webinar will cover various aspects of physiology and the impact of LCHF, including:The interplay between high aerobic capacity and good economy (a low oxygen cost to produce a given power output or speed) in high performance athletes.Muscle capacity for fat oxidation across a range of exercise intensities, and adaptation capabilities.Metabolic cost of a switch to greater fat metabolism by the muscles and the impact on exercise economy.Speed ...
Source: The Nutrition Society - January 25, 2022 Category: Nutrition Authors: Lulu Yacob Source Type: news