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

Mayo Clinic Minute: Toss the junk food for better health
The steady stream of holiday cookies and treats may have slowed, but for millions of Americans, the appetite for high-fat, sodium-laden sweets continues. Making the switch from highly-processed junk food to healthier whole foods can be challenging. Kate Zeratsky, a Mayo Clinic registered dietitian nutritionist, says making changes in your eating habits can help. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute https://youtu.be/-OLEkggYpZ0 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0:59) is in the downloads at the end of the post.Please "Courtesy:… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 5, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Junk Food Ads Reaching Kids Through Livestream Gaming Platforms
THURSDAY, Dec. 16, 2021 -- Children and teens who use livestreaming gaming platforms may be bombarded with influencer-endorsed ads for energy drinks, junk food and alcohol, new research shows. " This type of marketing can normalize high-fat,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Brain cell ’s ability to use fat determines weight gain in mice
Yale research shows mice don ’t gain weight on a high-fat diet when their astrocytes, a type of brain cell, are able to use fatty acids as fuel. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - December 10, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Poor Night's Sleep Impairs Glucose Control the Next Morning Poor Night's Sleep Impairs Glucose Control the Next Morning
A poor night ' s sleep and going to bed later than usual are both associated with impaired blood glucose response to high-fat, high carbohydrate breakfasts the following morning.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

A High-Fat Diet Worsens Age-Related Skeletal Muscle Decline A High-Fat Diet Worsens Age-Related Skeletal Muscle Decline
This review explores the effects of a high-fat diet on skeletal muscle structure and function among older adults.Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Quitting smoking could cause you to gain weight
People who withdrew from smoking for 24 hours were most likely to reach for high-fat foods such as oreos and high salt foods such as walkers crisps, scientists found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High-fat diet causes gut changes that increase heart disease risk, study finds
That a high-fat diet increases a person's risk for heart disease has long been known, but researchers now think they understand the process behind this link. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - August 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Using mice to open the way to prevent blocked arteries
(Tokyo Medical and Dental University) Researchers from Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) have identified important parts of the pathway by which a high-fat diet affects the body's immune response, leading eventually to atherosclerosis. Working with mouse models, they clarified how histone H3 citrullination activates neutrophils with serum CXCL1 elevation. Identifying these steps could lead to new diagnostic tools and treatments for cardiovascular disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Keto diet may help brain tumor patients recover, study finds
A high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet boosts recovery in people undergoing treatment for brain tumors, according to a study published Wednesday by the journal Neurology. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Western high-fat diet can cause chronic pain, according to UT Health San Antonio-led team
(University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio) A typical Western high-fat diet can increase the risk of painful disorders common in people with conditions such as diabetes or obesity, according to a groundbreaking paper authored by a team led by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also referred to as UT Health San Antonio. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - June 23, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Study shows new links between high fat diets and colon cancer
(Arizona State University) A new ASU study led by Miyeko Mana and her team has shown in greater detail than ever before of how high fat diets can trigger a molecular cascade of events that leads to intestinal and colon cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 9, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news