Diet that mimics the effect of fasting WITHOUT starving yourself could add years to followers' lives, trial shows
Researchers from the University of Southern California found that people who followed the fasting-mimicking diet (FMD) for 15 days reduced their biological age by over two years on average. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japan Embraces Crypto: Investment Funds Given Green Light To Hold Digital Assets
According to a Bloomberg report, Japan is progressing towards enabling venture capital firms and other investment funds to hold crypto assets directly. Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s administration has agreed to submit a revised bill to implement this change, marking a significant development in…#fumiokishida #kishidabacks #diet #shutterstock #tradingviewcom (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating too much protein may lead to dangerous build-up of plaque in arteries, study claims
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh found that mice fed diets high in the macronutrient had build-ups of plaque in their arteries. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bill Ackman ’s Big Bet: The 3 Stocks That Make Up 46% of His Portfolio
Billionaire investor Bill Ackman became something of a household name a decade ago when he famously declared weight loss and nutrition supplement maker Herbalife (NYSE: ) a “pyramid scheme.” His Pershing Square Capital Management hedge fund took a massive $1 billion short position in the stock. He…#billackman #johnmaynard #keynes #pershingsquare #chipotlemexicangrill #mexican #cmg #chipotle #q4 #chipotlanes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uganda Sees Health Workforce Gains; Increases in Family Planning and Safe Deliveries at End of USAID Project
cbalesFebruary 19, 2024February 19, 2024Between 2017 and 2023, Uganda strengthened its health workforce and systems, improved health services, and championed locally led development in collaboration with IntraHealth ’sRegional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Eastern Uganda (RHITES-E) Activity.Led by IntraHealth in partnership with The AIDS Support Organization (TASO), Communication for Development Foundation Uganda (CDFU), Malaria Consortium, and Medic, the USAID-funded project worked closely with the government at the national and local levels to expand access to high-quality health services. RHITES-E also sup...
Source: IntraHealth International - February 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbales Source Type: news

State expansion of supplemental nutrition assistance program eligibility and rates of firearm-involved deaths in the United States - Sokol RL, Austin AE.
This study examined associations of state elimination of the asset test and increases... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Can a Plant-Based Diet Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk? Can a Plant-Based Diet Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk?
An increased intake of healthful plant foods had a greater influence than did a lower intake of non-red meat animal foods in lowering type 2 diabetes risk.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - February 19, 2024 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Source Type: news

Japan Moves Closer to Allowing Venture Capital Firms to Hold Crypto Assets
Japan's cabinet approved a bill that adds crypto to the list of assets the nation's investment funds and venture capital firms can acquire, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said Friday. Japan has been a global leader in framing a regulatory framework for stablecoins, and has indicated…#diet (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uganda: How Agri-Food Sector Could Unlock Millions of Jobs for African Youth
[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -- Africa's agri-food sector holds significant untapped potential to deliver millions of jobs and livelihoods for the continent's rapidly growing youth population, according to a new report unveiled on Feb.14 in Kampala. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 19, 2024 Category: African Health Tags: Agribusiness Food and Agriculture Economy, Business and Finance East Africa Health and Medicine Labour Nutrition Uganda Source Type: news

Dietitians reveal 7 nutrition LIES we've all been told - from the dangers of eating late to the benefits of 'natural' sugar
The first myth is that if something is low calorie and low fat, it is automatically healthier. Dietician Alyssa Pacheco said: 'This will usually leave you feeling hungry and unsatisfied.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

3 techniques you're already using to further your career that will help you lose weight, according to a nutritionist
Making a plan can help you hit your weight loss goals. Getty/sankai Approaching your health like you would your career could help you lose fat, a nutritionist said. A goal, plan, and timeline, are key components to fat loss, just like project management, she said. Taking time to plan before…#angelaclucas #clucas (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Add this one ingredient to your meals every day to slash cholesterol, says nutritionist
Studies have shown this food can also lower the risk for heart disease, which kills millions of Britons every year. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pepsi kills 3 popular soda flavors Coca-Cola does not offer
Coca-Cola shocked customers in 2020 by slashing its beverage lineup. Normally, the company might drop a flavor or even cut an entire brand, but dropping nearly 200 sodas at once was not expected. In some cases, the moves made sense. Coca-Cola (KO) dropped the Odwalla Juice line because it required…#cocacola #zico #mcdonald #coke #dietcoke #pepsico #sierramist #starry #sprite #pepsi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 17, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

75 Hard Has a Cultish Following. Is It Worth All the Effort?
Thousands of people each year partake in the 75-day program meant to build “mental toughness,” according to its creator, but health experts caution the program may be too rigid and intense. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 17, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lola Fadulu Tags: Exercise Weight Podcasts Water Eating Disorders Psychology and Psychologists Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

What your poo says about your health and when to see a GP - this is the 'perfect' stool
Keeping an eye on your poo could alert you to underlying health problems, dietary mistakes and more. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 17, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news