JANE CLARKE, one of the UK's top dietitians reveals how you can EAT to beat disease 
Indeed, the science now suggests that inflammation is the single biggest risk factor for serious health problems such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, arthritis and dementia. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ingredients Make 'Smart' Supplements Not-So-Smart
A review of so-called "smart drug" nutritional supplements found a handful that were packed with foreign pharmaceuticals not approved in the United States, often in potentially dangerous combinations and dosages. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Vegetarian" fast food options are still full of fat, calories and sodium, caution health experts
(Natural News) A fast-food restaurant’s vegetarian offerings may not be as healthy as you might think. This is according to nutritionist Christina Crowder who noted that while some fast-food items may indeed feature “healthy” ingredients such as fresh vegetables, these are often smothered with salty sauces and served with sugary drinks. In addition, these are often accompanied... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nutritional status is associated with function, physical performance and falls in older adults admitted to geriatric rehabilitation: a retrospective cohort study - Urquiza M, Fernandez N, Arrinda I, Sierra I, Irazusta J, Rodriguez Larrad A.
This study aimed to determine the association bet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: The calming oil proven to boost hair growth
HAIR LOSS can be triggered by genetics, stress and nutritional deficiencies. However, a certain oil - known for its calming properties - has shown promise for boosting hair growth. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis treatment: The five fruits proven to reduce inflammation and ease symptoms
ARTHRITIS treatment does not always have to be a costly affair. Often the simplest methods work best and with most things' health related, diet is key. What are the five best fruits to help ease symptoms of arthritis? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia - if your partner adopts these four dietary preferences, it could signal decline
DEMENTIA symptoms extend across areas as diverse as behavioural, speech and language. A number of behavioural changes are associated with eating habits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer - This Morning doctor explains FOUR key lifestyle swaps
HOW TO live longer: Prevent an early death by eating a healthy, balanced diet, and by doing regular exercise. An ITV This Morning doctor has explained the top four ways to increase your life expectancy. Should you make some lifestyle changes to add years to your life? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Soil Revolution That Could Save Farming And The Climate
Joe Biden and other Democrats are backing regenerative farming, which pulls carbon from the atmosphere and restores nutrients to soil. But is it ready for prime time? (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 25, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

The £1 cooking oil to get rid of your stomach bloating pain at home
STOMACH bloating may be caused by eating certain foods in your diet, or by eating too much in one go. You could prevent trapped wind pain and tummy aches at home by using a certain type of oil when you're cooking. Should you consider making some lifestyle swaps to avoid stomach pain and bloating? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaping increases COVID susceptibility by a whopping 700%
(Natural News) Vaping is taking off in the teen world, as most of them think it’s less health-damaging than cigarettes, and they’re right. Problem is, they’re all still addicted to nicotine, the world’s 3rd most addictive drug, that constricts blood vessels, limiting oxygen and nutrient transport throughout the body. Guess what that means? Lower immune... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Struggling to lower your cholesterol? This tasty snack is proven to lower 'bad' levels
HIGH cholesterol doesn't usually produce any symptoms but it does pave the way for heart disease. Simple dietary tweaks can lower your cholesterol, including eating daily servings of a particular snack. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hazardous Ingredients Make ‘ Smart Drug ’ Supplements a Not - So - Smart Buy
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 24, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Geriatrics, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Three of the best exercises to lower your risk of a deadly heart attack
HEART attack risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle changes. You could also protect against a deadly myocardial infarction and heart disease by doing regular exercise. These are the best workout routines to protect against heart attacks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The signs of a vitamin B12 deficiency in your poo - how often do you use the toilet?
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms can be difficult to spot, and may develop very slowly over a long period of time. You could be at risk of the deficiency if you develop a subtle change to your toilet routine. How often do you poo, and should you consider adding more vitamin B12 foods to your diet? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

American consumption of sugary drinks declines, study finds
Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages in the United States declined significantly between 2003 and 2016, according to a report published Thursday by the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tanzania: Join Forces to End Malnutrition in Region, RC Appeals
[Daily News] DODOMA Regional Commissioner (RC) Dr Binilith Mahenge has called for increased awareness on nutrition and urged local authorities, nutrition officers and the general public to join forces to end malnutrition in the area. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 24, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Heavy Sugar-Sweetened Drink Intake Decreasing Overall in U.S.
THURSDAY, Sept. 24, 2020 -- Overall, heavy sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) intake is declining among adults and children, according to a study published online Sept. 24 in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Kelsey A. Vercammen,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Can Diverticulitis Go Away on Its Own?
Title: Can Diverticulitis Go Away on Its Own?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/24/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/24/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 24, 2020 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Sweet success: Heavy consumption of sugary beverages declined in the US from 2003 to 2016
(Elsevier) According to a new study in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, published by Elsevier, the percentage of heavy sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumers - those who drink more than 500 calories of SSBs daily - trended downwards in the United States between 2003 and 2016. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The vegetable you should AVOID or risk deadly high blood pressure - are you at risk?
HIGH blood pressure risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle changes. You could lower your chances of developing deadly hypertension symptoms and signs by avoiding certain foods. This is the vegetable you should avoid, or risk high blood pressure. Should you speak to a doctor about your blood pressure? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Massachusetts Man Dies From Eating Too Much Black Licorice
(AP) – A Massachusetts construction worker’s love of black licorice wound up costing him his life. Eating a bag and a half every day for a few weeks threw his nutrients out of whack and caused the 54-year-old man’s heart to stop, doctors reported Wednesday. “Even a small amount of licorice you eat can increase your blood pressure a little bit,” said Dr. Neel Butala, a cardiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital who described the case in the New England Journal of Medicine. The problem is glycyrrhizic acid, found in black licorice and in many other foods and dietary supplements containing li...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Featured Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Mass General Hospital Source Type: news

Guts and brains: How microbes in a mother ’s intestines affect fetal neurodevelopment
During pregnancy in mice, the billions of bacteria and other microbes that live in a mother ’s intestines regulate key metabolites, small molecules that are important for healthy fetal brain development,UCLA biologists report Sept. 23 in the journal Nature.While the maternal gut microbiota has been associated with abnormalities in the brain function and behavior of offspring — often in response to factors like infection, a high-fat diet or stress during pregnancy — scientists had not known until now whether it influenced brain development during critical prenatal periods and in the absence of such environ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 23, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

The best supplements to protect your heart against deadly high cholesterol symptoms
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to improve the health of your heart, as well as to protect against high cholesterol symptoms and signs. Add these cheap capsules to your diet to lower your risk of heart disease. Should you consider speaking to a doctor about your cholesterol? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Africa at the Crossroads: Time to Abandon Failing Green Revolution
By Million Belay and Timothy A. WiseSTOCKHOLM, CAMBRIDGE (US), Sep 23 2020 (IPS) As COVID-19 threatens farming communities across Africa already struggling with climate change, the continent is at a crossroads. Will its people and their governments continue trying to replicate industrial farming models promoted by developed countries? Or will they move boldly into the uncertain future, embracing ecological agriculture? Million Belay It is time to choose. Africa is projected to overtake South Asia by 2030 as the region with the greatest number of hungry people. An alarming 250 million people in Africa now suffer from &ldqu...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Million Belay and Timothy A. Wise Tags: Africa Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Green Economy Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Could Zinc Help Fight COVID-19?
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 23, 2020 -- Millions of Americans pop zinc supplements at the first sign of the common cold. Now, new research suggests the nutrient might play a role in COVID-19 outcomes, too. Researchers from Spain reporting at a European... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Why are you so tired? Signs of a vitamin B12 deficiency explained - and how to treat it
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms can be difficult to spot, and may develop very slowly over a long period of time. You could be at risk of the deficiency if you feel unusually tired or fatigued. Should you consider adding more vitamin B12 foods to your diet? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

For Better, for Worse? Couples' Lifestyles Impact Diabetes Risk For Better, for Worse? Couples' Lifestyles Impact Diabetes Risk
Diet and physical activity levels are shared risk factors for type 2 diabetes between spouses. Biological factors are less closely associated with concordance.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Can vitamin pills protect you from cancer?
PROFESSOR ROBERT THOMAS: Alarmingly, as countries get richer, the diversity of the typical diet shrinks. Today, 75 per cent of the world's food supply comes from only 12 plants and five animal species. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cincinnati Children's scientists identify hormone that might help treat malabsorption
(Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center) Scientists at Cincinnati Children's used human intestinal organoids grown from stem cells to discover how our bodies control the absorption of nutrients from the food we eat. They further found that one hormone might be able to reverse a congenital disorder in babies who cannot adequately absorb nutrients and need intravenous feeding to survive. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Are the additives in our food making us ill?
Our lives are being cut short by the toxic effects of our 'ultra-processed' diet, according to new research buried by the attention on Covid-19. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botox for TMJ disorders may not lead to bone loss in the short term, but more research is needed
Low-dose botox injections for jaw and facial pain not linked to bone changes, but NYU Dentistry researchers observe reduced bone density at higher dosesNew York UniversityBotox injections to manage jaw and facial pain do not result in clinically significant changes in jaw bone when used short term and in low doses, according to researchers at NYU College of Dentistry. However, they found evidence of bone loss when higher doses were used.The researchers, whose findings are published in theJournal of Oral Health Rehabilitation, call for further clinical studies to track bone- and muscle-related changes with long-term use of ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 22, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Consumer Health: 10 tips for helping a picky eater
Does your preschooler refuse to eat anything other than chicken nuggets? Would your toddler rather play than eat anything at all? If mealtime is a challenge in your household, you're not alone. Many parents worry about what their children eat -- and don't eat. Nutrition for kids is based on the same principles as nutrition [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 22, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The breakfast drink you should AVOID to protect against Parkinson's disease symptoms
PARKINSON'S disease symptoms develop slowly over a long time, and could be caused by nerve damage in the brain. You could be raising your risk of the brain condition's signs by eating certain foods. This is the breakfast drink you should avoid in your diet, as it may increase your chances of Parkinson's symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The easy home remedy to get rid of your stomach bloating pain - and you only need a kettle
STOMACH bloating may be caused by eating certain foods in your diet, or by eating too much in one go. You could prevent trapped wind pain and tummy aches at home with a simple remedy - and all you need is some hot water. Should you consider making some lifestyle swaps to avoid stomach pain and bloating? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Benefits of Vitamin C
Vitamin C is one of the safest and most effective nutrients, experts say. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The common breakfast snack that could be used to treat hair loss at home
HAIR loss is a common condition that affects many people in the UK - but it can be upsetting. You could treat alopecia, or lower your chances of losing your hair, by simply adding this common breakfast snack to your diet. Should you consider eating more eggs to stimulate hair growth? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: Eliminating this from your diet may lead to skin improvements
ECZEMA is a chronic condition that can cause immense discomfort if you have a particularly severe form. Some people have found excluding certain items from their diet provided some relief. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer survivors urgently need better nutritional support
(University of Sheffield) New research from the University of Sheffield reveals an urgent need to improve clinical practice to help colorectal cancer patients overcome nutritional difficulties throughout diagnosis, treatment and post-treatment (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - September 21, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Couples can show linked behaviour in terms of risk factors to prevent type 2 diabetes
(Diabetologia) New research being presented at this year's Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), held online this year, shows that when one half of a couple shows high levels of certain behaviours that prevent type 2 diabetes, such as good diet or exercise, that behaviour also tends to be high in the other half of the couple. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Parents place children on risky exclusion diets due to mistaken belief they could beat allergies
Researchers blame bogus allergy tests that claim childhood eczema and asthma can be beaten by avoiding foods such as tomatoes, strawberries and milk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WCD, AYUSH ministries sign MoU for integration of AYUSH systems with ongoing nutrition interventions
The AYUSH Ministry will provide support to beneficiaries of the umbrella Integrated Child Development Services programme of the women and child development ministry, it said. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - September 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: UK records 4,422 new daily cases; France reports record rise
Doctors in England urge tighter restrictions; number of cases worldwide passes 30 million; scaled-down Oktoberfest in Munich begins. Follow all the developmentsExperts call for stronger measures as UK daily coronavirus cases hit four-month highBleach touted as ‘miracle cure’ for Covid being sold on AmazonHands, face, space? Johnson ’s Covid message has got priorities wrong, scientists warnMutant virus: should we be worried that Sars-CoV-2 is changing7.46pmBSTTheUS Congress remains at a standstill over passing another coronavirus rescue package, while tens of millions of people still can ’t afford en...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 19, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now), Aamna Mohdin, Josh Taylor, Lisa Cox and Aaron Walawalkar (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases Science World news Source Type: news

How to live longer: This diet trick could boost your life expectancy
HOW TO live longer: Life can be full of joyous moments, and if you're interested in maximising your opportunity for more, one diet trick could boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment - the best fruit to lower your risk of alopecia and boost hair growth
HAIR loss is a common condition that affects many people in the UK - but it can be upsetting. You could treat alopecia, or lower your chances of losing your hair, by simply adding this common fruit to your diet. Should you consider eating more avocado to stimulate hair growth? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pesco-Mediterranean Diet, Fasting'Ideal' to Reduce CVD Pesco-Mediterranean Diet, Fasting'Ideal' to Reduce CVD
Adhering to the Mediterranean diet and limiting eating time can lower the risk for cardiovascular disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 18, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

There's No Magic Formula to Slow Your Dog's Aging
FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 -- Despite the deep desire to help your dog age gracefully and stay mentally sharp, new research suggests that even the best diet and training won't slow the ravages of time for your furry friend. Just like their human owners,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How to lose visceral fat: A new diet approach proven to help combat and burn belly fat
Visceral fat is also known as belly fat and is found inside your abdominal cavity. Carrying too much visceral fat is extremely harmful for one's health. It's linked to a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance, heart disease and even certain cancers. A popular diet which has gained much notoriety could be key in helping you lose your visceral fat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Green Poop a Sign of Infection?
Title: Is Green Poop a Sign of Infection?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/18/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/18/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 18, 2020 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

How Do You Stop Stomach Cramps?
Title: How Do You Stop Stomach Cramps?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/18/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/18/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 18, 2020 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news