Acne diet: The 3 foods to avoid for clear skin
ACNE is mainly caused by hormonal changes and genetics, but diet often plays a role in the severity of the condition. Here are three foods to avoid for clear skin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Stress hormone cortisol may increase the harmful belly fat
VISCERAL fat can be caused by a number of factors. A person's diet is a major determining factor in how much visceral fat a person may have. However, stress can be just as important as one's diet. Why? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diet myths: 5 common beliefs about nutrition that are FALSE
MAKING smart dietary choices is the key to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, but it's hard to know what to eat when there are so many myths around. Here are five common beliefs about nutrition that are FALSE. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The guilt-free guide to enjoying red meat: Balance benefits and drawbacks of your favourite foods
Whether it's a tasty Sunday roast or a juicy BBQ banger, red meat has long been at the heart of the British diet - and for many people, it is the true star of any meal. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A protein in raw milk can help prevent atherosclerosis, reports study
(Natural News) Milk is an excellent source of high-quality protein and essential nutrients like calcium and vitamin A. Unfortunately, processed, homogenized milk is not “natural” milk the way Mother Nature intended it to be consumed, so look for raw milk instead of processed milk for the best results. In a recent study published in the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can a Supplement That Mimics the Keto Diet Reduce Seizures? Can a Supplement That Mimics the Keto Diet Reduce Seizures?
A supplement that has a similar effect as the ketogenic diet is well-tolerated and appears to reduce seizures in resistant epilepsy, early research suggests. However, at least one expert has concerns.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - July 26, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Tainted Weight Loss Products
FDA has identified an emerging trend where over-the-counter products, frequently represented as dietary supplements, contain hidden active ingredients that could be harmful. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - July 26, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The simple cooking mistake that could be causing your levels to rise
HIGH cholesterol can be altered by choosing to follow a diet rich in unsaturated fats, fruits and vegetables. Choosing to cook your own meals is another way to keep levels healthy particularly if you avoid a certain mistake. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does taking omega-3 supplements reduce the risk of having depression or anxiety? Probably not
Findings from observational studies have led to suggestions that dietary omega-3 supplementation can lower the risk of depression and anxiety; however, results of a recent meta-analysis of randomised trials prove otherwise. In a recent systematic review, the authors assessed the effect of omega-3 PUFA supplementation on the risk of anxiety and depression using evidence from randomised clinical trials (RCTs). Their primary outcome was the risk of depression or anxiety based on a formal diagnosis or use of an appropriate scale. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Protecting Plants Will Protect People and the Planet
By Barbara WellsROME, Jul 26 2021 (IPS) Back-to-back droughts followed by plagues of locusts have pushed over a million people in southern Madagascar to the brink of starvation in recent months. In the worst famine in half a century, villagers have sold their possessions and are eating the locusts, raw cactus fruits, and wild leaves to survive. Barbara WellsInstead of bringing relief, this year’s rains were accompanied by warm temperatures that created the ideal conditions for infestations of fall armyworm, which destroys mainly maize, one of the main food crops of sub-Saharan Africa. Drought and famine are not stra...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Barbara Wells Tags: Africa Biodiversity Climate Change COVID-19 Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Food Sustainability Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Natural Re Source Type: news

How Far Did Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Fall Short of Covering the Cost of a Meal in 2020?
If SNAP does not cover the cost of a meal, many households will be at a high risk of experiencing food insecurity. (Source: RWJF News Digest - Quality of Care)
Source: RWJF News Digest - Quality of Care - July 26, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Waxman E Source Type: news

Healthy Directions and Whitaker Nutrition launch new one-a-day...
Healthy Directions and Whitaker Nutrition launch one-a-day vegetarian Vision Essentials ULTRA supplement that brings important new benefits to the growing issues surrounding healthy vision, retinal...(PRWeb July 26, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/healthy_directions_and_whitaker_nutrition_launch_new_one_a_day_vegetarian_vision_essentials_ultra_supplement_for_comprehensive_eye_support/prweb18091486.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - July 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dietary supplements causing severe liver injuries in Australians, with some requiring transplants, study shows
Researchers say cases linked to products claiming to promote muscle growth or weight loss are rising and more rigorous oversight is neededThe number of patients being admitted to hospital with severe liver injuries caused by herbal and dietary supplements claiming to promote muscle growth or weight loss is increasing, with some people harmed so severely they required a liver transplant.A study led by Dr Emily Nash from the Royal Prince Alfred hospital examined hospital records of 184 adults admitted to the AW Morrow Gastroenterology and Liver Centre with drug-induced liver injury between 2009 and 2020. She and her co-autho...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 25, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Tags: Health Australia news Diets and dieting Medical research Food safety Source Type: news

Eating potatoes can increase your risk of three serious health conditions - hidden risks
POTATOES are a mealtime staple but the vegetable can present hidden health risks if consumed too often. According to Harvard Health, overloading your diet with potatoes can raise your risk of three serious health conditions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tanzania: RC Pushes for Nutrition Awareness
[Daily News] KAGERA Regional Commissioner (RC), Major Gen Charles Mbuge has called for increased awareness on good nutrition as an important part of leading a healthy lifestyle. Equally, he urged residents, authorities and nutrition officers to cooperate to end malnutrition in the region. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 24, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: The fruit juice that gives you a threefold risk of developing arthritis
RHEUMATOID arthritis is a long-term condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints. The role diet plays in the development of rheumatoid arthritis is the subject of ongoing research. A review into the current literature found a particular fruit juice can hike your risk of the chronic condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes diet: The 'best option' for a takeaway recommended by a doctor
DIABETES expert Dr Sarah Brewer knows the delicate balance a person managing their blood sugar has to play when it comes to their diet. So, when it comes to having a little treat, which takeaways fare better than others? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: Three of the best drinks to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain
ARTHRITIS symptoms can include joint pain, inflammation and restricted movement, but making a few changes to your daily diet could lower your risk of arthritis pain. These are the three best drinks to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The best foods to boost your mood and productivity revealed
AFTER a year of restrictions, many Brits are looking to boost their mood and productivity - new research shows your diet could be key to achieving this. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes diet: The takeaway you should AVOID or risk high blood sugar symptoms - Dr Sara
DIABETES symptoms might be triggered by eating certain foods, or following specific diet plans. You could be raising your risk of high blood sugar by eating some takeaways. ITV This Morning's Dr Sara Kayat explains the worst takeaway you could choose, as it could be raising your chances of developing diabetes symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Flavoursome spices to increase metabolism & burn belly fat
VISCERAL FAT is also known as the dangerous type of fat due to its location near vital organs in the body. Diet and food will always be paramount when it comes to burning this type of fat including these powerful herbs and spices. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Worldwide Call for Urgent Action to Improve Physical Activity
Little progress has been made to address physical inactivity, with adolescents and disabled among least likely to have support needed to meet the World Health Organization physical activity guidelines (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - July 23, 2021 Category: Disability Tags: Fitness - Nutrition Source Type: news

How Do You Diagnose Ulcerative Colitis?
Title: How Do You Diagnose Ulcerative Colitis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/23/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/23/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 23, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Diet for hypertension: 5 key foods to add to your diet, 4 to avoid for high blood pressure
HYPERTENSION or high blood pressure is where a person's blood pressure reaches unhealthy levels, and can put you at risk of a range of health issues. Here are the five key foods to add to your diet, and the four key things to avoid. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blushing plants reveal when fungi are growing in their roots
(University of Cambridge) Scientists have created plants whose cells and tissues 'blush' with beetroot pigments when they are colonised by fungi that help them take up nutrients from the soil. This is the first time this vital, 400 million year old process has been visualised in real time in full root systems of living plants. Understanding the dynamics of plant colonisation by fungi could help to make food production more sustainable in the future. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mediterranean diet for heart health
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Olympians Are Fighting to Put Athletes ’ Mental Health First
Jackson Avenue is the main road that cuts through Oxford, Miss. At its northern limit, it circles the Ole Miss campus where Raven Saunders had spent the past three years as a student athlete. At its western end, Jackson splits into a T junction populated by a cluster of familiar American fast food restaurants and retail chains: a Walmart Supercenter, a Home Depot, a Popeye’s, a Chick-Fil-A. Saunders, a senior at University of Mississippi and a star shot putter on the school’s track and field team, knew the intersection well. Turn right, and the road led home. Turn left, and the highway hugged a steep drop-off f...
Source: TIME: Health - July 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized olympics Tokyo Olympics Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Non-dairy milk may raise a person’s blood sugar level - best alternative
DIABETES type 2 is a condition in which a person's diet and food choices becomes critical. A need to be vigilant when it comes to certain products must be apparent as a few surprising foods could be raising your blood sugar. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It ’s Time To Reopen Primary Schools in India
Schools in India are not just a source of education but also provide access to health, hygiene, immunisation, and nutritional safety nets. | Picture courtesy: FlickrBy External SourceJul 22 2021 (IPS) “The government should open schools, even if it’s for an hour, to facilitate some student-teacher interaction. Most teachers feel that students should be encouraged to come to school. Neither parents, students, nor teachers are worried about transmission as little has changed in the community habits such as social gatherings, shared resources, intermingling of children, and drinking, among others. Only schools hav...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Asia-Pacific Education Headlines Health Source Type: news

'Taking care of our people' key for Burns & McDonnell
Last year, the firm created a Fitness and Nutrition community on its company intranet to connect employees with wellness resources, and to share recipes, workouts and other ideas for leading a healthy lifestyle. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 22, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Cindy Barth Source Type: news

What Is the Best Diet for High Cholesterol?
Title: What Is the Best Diet for High Cholesterol?Category: Health and LivingCreated: 7/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cholesterol General)
Source: MedicineNet Cholesterol General - July 22, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

What Nutrients Does a Woman Need Daily?
Title: What Nutrients Does a Woman Need Daily?Category: Health and LivingCreated: 7/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - July 22, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

We Can Prevent the Bankruptcy of the Sacred – Dare we Try?
Religious leaders. Credit: UN Photo/Rick BajornasBy Azza KaramNEW YORK, Jul 22 2021 (IPS) The UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) came to a conclusion on July 15th. Another HLPF, another series of declaration, and commitments and concerns articulated by governments. All of which are besieged by the combined pandemics of institutional and systemic failures, increasing violence, global warming which has already led to the deaths of species and humans, and of course, Covid-19 and the utter shame of only the rich getting vaccinated. And the results of this High Level Political Forum? Not the dramatic changes that our plane...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Azza Karam Tags: COVID-19 Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Higher levels of omega-3 acids in the blood increases life expectancy by almost five years
(IMIM (Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute)) Researchers have found that omega-3 levels in blood erythrocytes are very good mortality risk predictors. The study used data from a long-term study group, the Framingham Offspring Cohort, which has been monitoring residents of this Massachusetts town, in the United States, since 1971 and concludes that " Having higher levels of these acids in the blood, as a result of regularly including oily fish in the diet, increases life expectancy by almost five years " , (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

UMD Develops a DASH-Plus community-based hypertension management program for older adults
(University of Maryland) The University of Maryland was awarded funding to develop, test, and deliver an integrated hypertension management program for older adults. The program takes the existing DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) diet and tailors it to those aged 55 and older through a virtual education program this summer, with an in-person program coming soon. The DASH-Plus intervention incorporates diet, simple chair exercises, access to fresh fruits and vegetables, and blood pressure self-monitoring. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

High blood pressure diet: 35p breakfast fruit to avoid high blood pressure symptoms
HIGH blood pressure risk could be lowered by making some changes to your daily diet. This is the cheap breakfast fruit you should eat to avoid deadly hypertension symptoms. Could you be at risk of high blood pressure? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Olympic Athletes Come With Olympic-Sized (but Healthy) Diets
Forget about the recommended 2,000 calorie diet most of us try and follow. Elite athletes in some cases may need 4 or 5 times as many calories to fuel their work. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Workout recovery diet: 5 foods to eat if you've recently started working out
WORKOUTS require a specific diet to fuel the body and help it recover. Here are five foods to incorporate into your diet if you're an exercise newbie. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Weak Evidence for Weight Loss in the'Wild West' of Supplements Weak Evidence for Weight Loss in the'Wild West' of Supplements
Most of the randomized controlled trials of dietary supplements for weight loss failed to show efficacy of the product tested.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Delayed pay rise will leave staff disappointed, say health unions
Health unions representing 1.2 million NHS staff in England have responded to the 3% NHS pay rise announced by the government today (Wednesday), which accepts the recommendation made by the independent pay review body. UNISON head of health and chair of the joint health unions Sara Gorton said: “Dedicated staff have been waiting far too long for a decent pay rise. That the government has moved from the insult of 1% shows ministers realise the damage that’s been done. “But the memory of 1%, combined with lengthy delay, has done lasting damage to morale and the trust staff have in ministers. The g...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - July 21, 2021 Category: Food Science Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release nhs pay Source Type: news

Cochrane review informs WHO drowning prevention guideline
The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued anew recommendations which is supported by evidence from a Cochrane Public Health review.  From this year on, 25 July marks the new UN-recognised "World Drowning Prevention Day" . This global advocacy event serves as an opportunity to highlight the tragic and profound impact of drowning on families and communities and offer life-saving solutions to prevent it.On World Drowning Prevention Day 2021, the World Health Organization launched itsguideline on the provision of day-care and basic swimming and water safety skills training to prevent drowning. Cochrane...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 21, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

How to treat constipation: The 11 foods to AVOID when constipated
CONSTIPATION isn't usually anything to worry about and is normally easily fixed, starting with changes to your diet. Here are 11 foods to avoid when constipated. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former Kentucky Attorney Sentenced to One Year of Probation for Conspiracy to Defraud the Food and Drug Administration
FDA OCI, Jonathan Baird, Louisville, Kentucky, attorney, Paul Leix, Dominic Pileggi, steroid, nutritional, supplements, Total Trading, L and P Trading, interfere, obstruct, FDA, enforcement, regulatory, oversight, fraud, conceal, illegal sale, prescription drugs, peptides, amino acid, body-building (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - July 21, 2021 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Mercy opens new clinic in Ferguson
Mercy has opened its new Mercy Clinic Primary Care and Women's Health facility in Ferguson at 9180 W. Florissant Ave., which is part of the previously announced Health& Homes WestFlo District. The facility will begin serving adult, pediatric and women's health patients Monday in its 5,500-square-foot space. The new space will offer a nutrition center with an on-site nutritionist one day a week to assist community members with nutrition in disease management, as well as nutrition for wel lness.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

Does Crohn ’s Disease Weaken Your Immune System?
Title: Does Crohn ’s Disease Weaken Your Immune System?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

What Are the Best Foods to Eat With Crohn ’s Disease?
Title: What Are the Best Foods to Eat With Crohn ’s Disease?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

What Are the Warning Signs of Crohn ’s Disease?
Title: What Are the Warning Signs of Crohn ’s Disease?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

What Are the Symptoms of Crohn ’s Disease in a Child?
Title: What Are the Symptoms of Crohn ’s Disease in a Child?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Tiny organisms shed big light on ocean nutrients
(Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences) Sweeping changes in marine nutrients may seem to be a likely consequence of increasing global temperatures; however, new research suggests that processes below the ocean surface could play a larger role than previously thought. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The need for nuance in carbohydrate recommendations
(FoodMinds) Without a standard definition for carbohydrate quality, some foods that contain carbohydrates are often stigmatized based on isolated and reductionist assessment methods that fail to consider their contributions to nutrient intakes and balanced, healthy diets. In a new perspective piece, published in Advances in Nutrition, authors call for a more holistic approach to carbohydrate guidance to address the complex needs of both people and the planet. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 21, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news