Associations between suicidal ideation and health-related quality of life among community-dwelling stroke survivors: 2013-2017 Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey - Jang J, Jung HS, Kim S, Lee KU.
PURPOSE: The study aimed to identify differences between individuals with stroke and the general population regarding socioeconomic, mental health, and Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) factors, and associations among Suicidal ideation (SI), HRQOL, an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Investigation on the explosion characteristics of an aluminum dust-diethyl ether-air mixture - Yao N, Bai C, Wang L, Liu N.
In this work, the explosion characteristics of an aluminum (Al)-diethyl ether (DEE)-air mixture were investigated in a 20 L spherical vessel. The effect factors of the explosion characteristics considered were fuel concentration, component proportion, and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Studies Show Lower CVD Risk With Adherence to Plant-Based Diets
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 4, 2021 -- Consumption of a plant-centered, high-quality diet starting in young adulthood is associated with a lower risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD), while a higher adherence to the plant-based Portfolio Diet is associated with... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Burundi: A Contribution of Fish From Japan Buoys the Diets of Schoolchildren
[WFP] High in protein, vitamins, and minerals, mackerel are being supplied to 270,000 pupils in the most food-insecure regions (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Changing Diets Mean More Americans Are Anemic Now
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 4, 2021 -- Growing numbers of Americans aren't getting enough iron in their diets most likely due to changes in farming practices and a shift away from red meat, researchers report. The upshot: Rates of iron-deficiency anemia are on... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 4, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Eating Less Meat Means a Healthier Heart
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 4, 2021 -- For people at any age, eating a healthy, plant-based diet is tied to a lower risk of heart attack and heart disease, two new studies show. Both studies were published Aug. 4 in the Journal of the American Heart... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 4, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Try These 3 Tips to Lose Those Pandemic Pounds
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 4, 2021 – If you're like many people, your waistline has expanded during the pandemic. " The world shut down, " said Heather Tressler, a registered dietitian at the Penn State Celiac Clinic at Penn State Health's Milton S. Hershey... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 4, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Egypt: Education Min. - Govt Plan to Prepare Healthy Generation of Students Via Good School Nutrition
[Egypt Online] Education Minister Tarek Shawqi said that the inauguration of "Silo Foods" industrial city would affect the building of the Egyptian human being. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Egypt: Sisi Urges Egyptians to Follow Healthy Diet for Sake of Their Children's Health
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged Egyptians to follow a healthy diet for the sake of their children's health. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

How to reduce cholesterol: Key foods to lower cholesterol - and what to eat more of
HIGH CHOLESTEROL can cause serious health problems, but some simple changes to your diet can lower your cholesterol - here's the key foods to avoid and the ones you should eat more of. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diet for hypoglycemia: How to treat hypoglycaemia and low blood sugar YOURSELF
HYPOGLYCEMIA may come and go during people's lifetimes but sometimes can prove tricky to shift. What is the best diet for hypoglycaemia? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Is Crohn's Different From IBS?
Title: How Is Crohn's Different From IBS?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/3/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - August 3, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Is Pancolitis the Same as Ulcerative Colitis?
Title: Is Pancolitis the Same as Ulcerative Colitis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/3/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - August 3, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

How to fill up on the anti-dementia vitamin 
Folic acid, also known as vitamin B9, is essential for nerve function and the formation of DNA and healthy red blood cells. We explain how to get more folic acid into your daily diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Serial digital health cofounding company Palta scores $100 million in Series B
The company's portfolio includes femtech startup Flo, nutrition company Simple and fitness app Zing Coach.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - August 3, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Coeliac disease diet: The 16 foods YOU should avoid to ease symptoms
COELIAC disease affects millions around the world, but an estimated half a million Britons do not realise they suffer from the condition. But what foods should be avoided? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low-carb diet WON'T harm your kidneys, new study suggests
Studies have shown that a low-carb (less than 130g a day), higher-protein diet can actually be beneficial for people with type 2 diabetes. It could even reverse their condition as one study suggested. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: Three drinks 'likely to cause painful arthritis symptoms', say researchers
INFLAMMATORY arthritis is caused by an overactive immune system that not only attacks bacteria, virus or fungi, but the body itself. Did you know the term inflammation comes from the Latin word "inflammare", which means "to set on fire"? This explains why inflamed joints can feel warm, as well as painful. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diverticulitis diet: The 7 foods to avoid if you have diverticulitis
DIVERTICULITIS is a medical condition that causes inflamed pouches in the intestine, but what foods can make the condition all the worse? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why fresh berries are the most healthy, age-fighting foods around
They are the top sources of vitamins and disease-fighting nutrients that can help reduce the risk of several age-related conditions. Here’s how to shop for them and store them. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Lombardi Source Type: news

Modest Calorie Cut Plus Exercise May Improve Vascular Health Modest Calorie Cut Plus Exercise May Improve Vascular Health
When it comes to dieting in older patients who are also exercising, more intense calorie restriction is not necessarily better for heart health, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 2, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Why Migraine Sufferers May Want to Eat More Fish
A diet high in omega-3s, the fats found in fish, and low in omega-6s, found in many vegetable oils, led to fewer headaches. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anahad O ’Connor Tags: Oils and Fats Migraine Headaches Diet and Nutrition Omega-3 Fatty Acids Seafood Pain BMJ (Journal) ' Connor, Anahad Source Type: news

Africa: World Breastfeeding Week - Statement By UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore and WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
[WHO] At the start of this year, governments, donors, civil society and the private sector united to launch the Nutrition for Growth Year of Action. The Year of Action is a historic opportunity to transform the way the world tackles the global commitment to eliminate child malnutrition. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - August 2, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Polycystic ovary syndrome diet: The 6 foods to avoid if you have PCOS
POLYCYSTIC ovary syndrome cannot be cured, but the severity of the syndrome can be addressed through one's diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause diet: The 7 foods to avoid during menopause
MENOPAUSE is a normal part of a woman's ageing process, but it comes with an array of debilitating symptoms. But what foods should you avoid during menopause to ease these symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children’s bones at risk due to lack of dairy in diet
More than half of Britain's children are eating and drinking just one serving of dairy a day, or sometimes none at all, increasing the risk of poor bone health as they grow. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Community Initiative Keeps Women Breastfeeding Exclusively for Longer
[The Conversation Africa] Exclusive breastfeeding in the first six months, as recommended by the World Health Organisation, is vital for child growth and survival. Exclusive breastfeeding means that the infant receives only breast milk. This is because breast milk has adequate amounts of nutrients and water required for healthy growth as well as immune factors required for the development of the infants immune system in the first 4-6 months of life. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Atrium Health expands summer food programs to address food insecurity
As part of its commitment to addressing food insecurity throughout the Charlotte region, Atrium Health is continuing to offer summer nutrition programs in Mecklenburg, Union, Cabarrus, Lincoln, and Stanly counties. Hunger Free America CEO Joel Berg and Atrium Health University City President Bill Leonard discussed the initiative during one of our recent drive-through meal distribution events at Atrium Health University City. Learn more about Atrium Health’s commitment to addressing food insecurity. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Atrium Health Source Type: news

Atrium Health expands summer food programs to address food insecurity
As part of its commitment to addressing food insecurity throughout the Charlotte region, Atrium Health is continuing to offer summer nutrition programs in Mecklenburg, Union, Cabarrus, Lincoln, and Stanly counties. Hunger Free America CEO Joel Berg and Atrium Health University City President Bill Leonard discussed the initiative during one of our recent drive-through meal distribution events at Atrium Health University City. Learn more about Atrium Health’s commitment to addressing food insecurity. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Atrium Health Source Type: news

India, UK to conduct clinical trials of Ashwagandha for promoting recovery from COVID-19
Ashwagandha (withania somnifera), commonly known as 'Indian winter cherry', is a traditional herb that boosts energy, reduces stress and makes the immune system stronger. It is an easily accessible, over-the-counter nutritional supplement in the UK and has a proven safety profile, it said. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - August 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating too many eggs can still be risky, but most people don’t have to give them up entirely, experts say
Nutritionists have shifted their focus on dealing more with low-density lipoprotein, or “bad” cholesterol. You still need to be cautious with eggs, which have dietary cholesterol. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Marlene Cimons Source Type: news

Tim Spector: the data explorer who uncovered vital clues to Covid
The epidemiologist on tracking the virus’s symptoms, how diet affects disease — and what he plans next  (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 31, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Inflammatory Diet Linked to Increased All-Cause Dementia Risk Inflammatory Diet Linked to Increased All-Cause Dementia Risk
A proinflammatory diet is linked to increased risk for development of all-cause dementia -- but not Alzheimer's disease, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - July 30, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Dietary Flavonoids May Lower Odds of Subjective Cognitive Decline
FRIDAY, July 30, 2021 -- Higher dietary intake of flavonoids is associated with lower likelihood of subjective cognitive decline (SCD), according to a study published online July 28 in Neurology. Tian-Shin Yeh, M.D., Ph.D., from the Harvard T. H.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

While they scare you with "variants," Congress wants to make dietary supplements prescription only - TAKE ACTION NOW
(Natural News) Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is once again attempting to eliminate your freedom to access dietary supplements, this time by slipping his own hidden bill into the upcoming appropriations bill, which is expected to be voted on at some point next week. In an emergency announcement, Dave Hodges of The Common Sense Show warned... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coconut oil benefits: Five surprising ways coconut oil can boost your health
COCONUT OIL has numerous health benefits, including boosting weight loss diet plans and even protecting your skin. These are the five surprising ways coconut oil can improve your overall health. Should you consider eating more coconut oil? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating: A low-FODMAP diet proven to ease abdominal pain and IBS – what to eat
STOMACH bloating can seemingly occur almost out of nowhere with some symptoms easing relatively quickly to others persisting for some time causing abdominal pain. Occasionally when the stomach bloats its due to a gastrointestinal disorder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Changes in the association between the traditional Japanese diet score and suicide rates over 26 years: a global comparative study - Sanada M, Imai T, Sezaki A, Miyamoto K, Kawase F, Shirai Y, Abe C, Suzuki N, Inden A, Kato T, Shimokata H.
This study examined the global association between the Traditional Japanese Diet Score and suicide rate. METHODS: Average food supply and energy supply by country were obtained from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Three Americans create enough carbon emissions to kill one person, study finds
The analysis draws on public health studies that conclude that for every 4,434 metric tons of CO2 produced, one person globally will dieThe lifestyles of around three average Americans will create enough planet-heating emissions to kill one person, and the emissions from a single coal-fired power plant is likely to result in more than 900 deaths, according to the first analysis to calculate the mortal cost of carbon emissions.The new research builds upon what is known as the “social cost of carbon”, a monetary figure placed upon the damage caused by each ton of carbon dioxide emissions, by assigning an expected...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 29, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Oliver Milman Tags: Greenhouse gas emissions Climate change Pollution US news Science Source Type: news

Dementia: New study suggests a flavonoid-rich diet may reduce your risk - foods to eat
DEMENTIA rates are set to rocket over the coming decades but research into the ways to slow down and stave off brain decline are coming thick and fast. A new study suggests a flavonoid-rich diet can protect against memory loss - a key symptom of dementia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: Vegetables could trigger painful joint symptoms – possible offenders
ARTHRITIS is an inflammatory condition that causes pain, stiffness and swelling in various joints throughout the body. A healthy diet is touted as a key preventative measure for further health complications. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: A surprising type of fat associated with a lower risk of stroke
NOT ALL fat is bad for you; in fact, a specific type of dietary fat could help you live longer. That's right - eating fat could actually be good for you. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Golden Rice: Triumph for Science
By Paul TengSINGAPORE, Jul 28 2021 (IPS) After almost two decades, Golden Rice was approved last week by the Philippines authorities for use as food. This together with the approval of the bioengineered Bt eggplant represents a landmark victory of science over misinformation; it will provide consumers with improved nutrition (Golden Rice) and safer food (Bt eggplant). Paul TengBIOTECHNOLOGY CROPS have been controversial in spite of overwhelming support for their safety by the scientific community. This is specially so for the class of biotechnology crops commonly called ‘GMO’ or genetically modified organism. ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Paul Teng Tags: Asia-Pacific Biodiversity Climate Change Economy & Trade Environment Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Association between vaping and untreated caries: A cross-sectional study of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2017-2018 data
Conclusion: Both vaping and dual smoking are associated with an increased occurrence of untreated caries.Practical implications: Vaping status should be included as a part of health history questionnaires for patients. Dental professionals should be informed of the potential oral health implications of vaping and, in turn, impart this knowledge to patients. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 28, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Does Giardia Go Away on Its Own?
Title: Does Giardia Go Away on Its Own?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/28/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/28/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 28, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: GP helps over 100 patients reverse diabetes - key dietary tips
TYPE 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes worldwide, and diet is recognised as an essential part of treatment. But uncertainty remains about which diet best suits the condition, with previous studies reporting mixed results. But one doctor claims a large number of his patients have gone into remission after making one simple change to their diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

We ’re in a Water Crisis. We Need to Act Like It
One of the greatest lessons of the pandemic is that we can meet the challenges of existential threats when we combine the collective power of our creativity, innovation and industry. As the climate crisis worsens, we need to address protecting and preserving water with the same urgency that we put into creating vaccines. We need to act like lives are hanging in the balance—because they are. Water is already shaping our politics, our economy and our national security too. Whether it’s floods or droughts, storms or wildfires—too much water, or too little—water shapes lives in the United States and aro...
Source: TIME: Science - July 27, 2021 Category: Science Authors: José Andrés and Caryl Stern Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

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