Prostate cancer: Common vitamin deficiency could increase your risk - signs
PROSTATE cancer occurs in your prostate, a small walnut-shaped gland. The tricky thing about this type of cancer is that it can develop slowly, showing no signs for many years, the NHS reports. A prevalent vitamin deficiency in the UK can lead to a higher risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

String of 'organized retail robberies' lead California investigators to social media
California mayors in Walnut Creek and Hayward said Tuesday police are probing what role social media played in two recent swarming thefts at businesses. #walnutcreek #swarmingthefts #hayward #mayors (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dozens of thieves hit Walnut Creek Nordstrom, S.F. police probe possible links to Union Square heists
About 80 people rushed into a Nordstrom department store in Walnut Creek Saturday night,... #departmentstore #walnutcreeknordstrom #thieves #unionsquare #nordstrom (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UPDATE: ‘It Was Insane’; Dozens Of Looters Ransack Walnut Creek Nordstrom Store
Dozens of looters swarmed into the Nordstrom store in downtown Walnut Creek Saturday night, terrorizing shoppers, ripping off bag loads of merchandise and ransacking shelves before fleeing in a... #nordstrom #nordstromstore #looters #itwasinsane #walnutcreek (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Like a scene out of a movie': 80 suspects rob Bay Area Nordstrom
Over 80 people rushed into a Walnut Creek Nordstrom Saturday night, grabbing wares off shelves and taking out bags of stolen goods, police say. A number of cars pulled up outside the Nordstrom... #broadwayplaza #diabloblvd #bayarea #walnutcreek #patrons #suspects #nordstrom (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California Nordstrom ransacked by 80 looters in ski masks with crowbars and weapons: Witness
Roughly 80 looters stormed a Nordstrom location in Walnut Creek, California, on Saturday night. #looters #californianordstrom #nordstrom #walnutcreek (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dozens of looters target Nordstrom store in Walnut Creek, California
Dozens of looters descended on a Nordstrom store and stole merchandise Saturday night in a raid that was over within a minute, police in Walnut Creek, Californi #nordstrom #walnutcreek (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

3 arrested, firearm recovered from Walnut Creek Nordstrom store looting involving 80 people: Police
"We probably saw 50 to 80 people in ski masks crowbars a bunch of weapons. I had to start locking doors lock the front door lock the back door," PF Chang's manager Brett Barrette said. #brettbarrette #walnutcreeknordstrom #pfchangs #firearm (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beet and walnut salad
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - November 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health benefits of nuts could boost survival, limit recurrence in breast cancer, study finds
Regular consumption of peanuts, walnuts and other nuts boosts survival and reduces risk for disease recurrence in people with breast cancer, a study published Wednesday by the International Journal of Cancer found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - October 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former ‘Green Book’ hotel in Walnut Hills converted into apartments in $13M project
During the mid-20th century, the Manse Hotel played host to many celebrities, including 1956 Cincinnati Reds first baseman and rookie of the year Frank Robinson. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 29, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

BASS Medical Group looks to create its own destiny with new 100,000-square-foot East Bay cancer center
BASS Medical Group doctors saw 1 million patients in 2019 and launched plans to open its cancer center in Walnut Creek. Then Covid hit. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 28, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Salad greens with pears, fennel and walnuts
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - September 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Are you at risk for prostate cancer?
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, which make this a good time to learn more about the risk factors for prostate cancer. Prostate cancer will affect 1 in 8 men, according to the American Cancer Society. After skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in men in the U.S. The prostate is a small walnut-shaped gland in males that produces the seminal fluid that nourishes and transports sperm. Many prostate cancers grow slowly and… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 7, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Walnuts Lowered LDL in Healthy Seniors: WAHA Walnuts Lowered LDL in Healthy Seniors: WAHA
Healthy elderly people who ate a walnut-supplemented diet for 2 years showed significant reductions in LDL cholesterol, according to a randomized study that used imaging to evaluate lipid changes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 30, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Walnut Intake Linked to Modest Decrease in LDL Cholesterol in Seniors
MONDAY, Aug. 30, 2021 -- Incorporating daily doses of walnuts to the habitual diet results in a modest decrease in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) in seniors, according to a research letter published online Aug. 30 in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health: Eating walnuts daily reduces the risk of heart disease and lowers cholesterol by around 8.5%
After two years of eating walnuts daily, test subjects had also had modest reductions in their so-called 'bad cholesterol' levels, researchers from the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fast-growing research firm expected to get city incentives for new $3 million Cincinnati location
Cincinnati City Council is expected to approve job-creation tax credits Wednesday for a fast-growing Northern Kentucky research firm set to invest $3 million and create 70 new jobs at the Baldwin 500 building in Walnut Hills. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Chris Wetterich Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Walnuts have healthy fats, magnesium and fibre to lower reading
HIGH blood pressure is a dangerous condition which can lie dormant for many years with the sufferer being none the wiser. Health experts advise a diet with walnuts to help lower your reading. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

D.C. storytelling startup raises $2.5M to improve dementia, Alzheimer's care
D.C. startup MemoryWell Inc., which helps seniors record their life stories to improve their health care, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding to break into new areas and grow the data side of its business. Boston’s Argon Ventures led the round, which also included participation from D.C.’s Pixel Perfect Ventures; Boston ’s PBJ Capital and Bob Davoli of Gutbrain Ventures; Andy Palmer of Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Koa Lab; Walnut Creek, California-based One Planet VC; Emeryville, California- based… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 3, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Mass. companies back D.C. storytelling startup focused on dementia, Alzheimer's care
The Washington, D.C.-based startup MemoryWell Inc., which helps seniors record their life stories to improve their health care, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding to break into new areas and grow the data side of its business. Boston’s Argon Ventures led the round, which also included participation from D.C.’s Pixel Perfect Ventures; Boston ’s PBJ Capital and Bob Davoli of Gutbrain Ventures; Andy Palmer of Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Koa Lab; Walnut Creek, California-based One Planet… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 2, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Regular walnut consumption may reduce negative outcomes of H. pylori infection
(Edelman Public Relations, Seattle) A new animal study, published in theJournal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition, suggests regular walnut consumption may be a promising intervention for reducing negative outcomes associated with Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection, a widespread bacterial infection that affects more than half of the world's population. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - February 9, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Vacant hospital in Dallas sells to Houston health care company
The property was home to Walnut Hill Medical Center until 2017. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 1, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ryan Salchert Source Type: news

LGBTQ-serving health care group expands key service in Walnut Hills
“The LGBTQ community is medically underserved. Lots are turned away from care, or they are unable to be honest about their needs with many providers.” (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Study shows walnuts may have anti-inflammatory effects that reduce risk of heart disease
(Edelman Public Relations, Seattle) Findings from a randomized controlled trial recently published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, indicate that people in their 60s and 70s who regularly consume walnuts may have reduced inflammation, a factor associated with a lower risk of heart disease, compared to those who do not eat walnuts. The research was part of the Walnuts and Healthy Aging (WAHA) study - the largest and longest trial to date exploring the benefits of daily walnut consumption. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nut consumption causes changes in sperm DNA function
(Universitat Rovira i Virgili) Researchers have evaluated for the first time the effect of a short/middle-term consumption of a mixture of tree nuts (almonds, hazelnuts and walnuts) on sperm DNA methylation patterns in healthy individuals reporting eating a Western-style diet. They have observed that the methylation of 36 genomic regions was significantly different between baseline and the end of the trial only in the group that consumed nuts, and 97.2% of the regions displayed hypermethylation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New study shows food rich in omega-3 EPA & ALA can reduce risk of death after heart attack
(Edelman Public Relations, Seattle) A new observational study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and supported by the California Walnut Commission, found that regular consumption of foods rich in omega-3 eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), found in marine foods like fatty fish, and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), found in plant foods like walnuts, was associated with improved outcomes in individuals who suffered a heart attack, including decreased risk of death. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tropical Storm Zeta Forecast To Become Hurricane, Move Toward Northern Gulf Coast
Local online newspaper for North Escambia County Florida, Pensacola, Walnut Hill, Bratt, McDavid, Molino, Century, Cantonment, Atmore,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Firm Breaks Ground on $10.9M Long-Term Care Facility in Walnut Ridge
Southern Administrative Services breaks ground on a $10.9 million nursing home development in Walnut Ridge, the Green House Cottages of Walnut Ridge. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 26, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Anorexia in Limbo
When I was sixteen years old, I met every requirement in the DSM-IV criteria for Anorexia Nervosa. My Body Mass Index (BMI) hovered just below 17.5, I was obsessed with counting calories and becoming skinnier, I was terrified of gaining even a single pound of weight, and I lost my period for longer than three consecutive cycles. My iron and ferritin levels fell below normal and I was tired all of the time. Before long, I was avoiding eating with my friends and family, and I had given up my favorite sports because I was too weak to run the warm-ups. I was never diagnosed with an eating disorder, however; I refused help beca...
Source: Psych Central - June 2, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Anna Beloborodova Tags: Anorexia Bulimia Diet & Nutrition Eating Disorders Body Image Source Type: news

Regular walnut consumption linked to health and longevity in women
According to a new epidemiological study, women in their late 50s and early 60s who consumed at least two servings of walnuts per week had a greater likelihood of healthy aging compared to those who did not eat walnuts. After accounting for various factors that could impact health in older adults, such as education and physical activity, walnuts were the only nut associated with significantly better odds of healthy aging. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 25, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Regular walnut consumption linked to health and longevity in women, according to new study
(Edelman Seattle) According to a new epidemiological study, women in their late 50s and early 60s who consumed at least two servings of walnuts per week had a greater likelihood of healthy aging compared to those who did not eat walnuts. After accounting for various factors that could impact health in older adults, such as education and physical activity, walnuts were the only nut associated with significantly better odds of healthy aging. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Walnuts Shell Out Little Protection Against Cognitive Decline Walnuts Shell Out Little Protection Against Cognitive Decline
A study of older adults shows walnuts confer no cognitive benefit in healthy seniors, but offers modest benefit in people with a history of smoking and in those from disadvantaged backgrounds.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - February 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Walnuts may slow cognitive decline in at-risk elderly
(Loma Linda University Adventist Health Sciences Center) Eating walnuts may help slow cognitive decline in at-risk groups of the elderly population, according to a study conducted by researchers in California and Spain. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 28, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Brooklyn-based digital pharmacy operator expands into Philadelphia
Medly Pharmacy, a New York-based digital pharmacy company, has expanded into the Philadelphia market. The two-year-old company has opened a temporary brick and mortar location on Cottman Avenue in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia. In the coming months it will relocate to a larger space in the 1200 block of Walnut Street in Center City, where it will serve the entire region with services that include free and same-delivery of prescriptions. Chirag Kulkarni, who co-founded Medly with Dr. Marg… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 23, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Walnuts May Benefit Gut Bacteria and Improve Heart Health
Title: Walnuts May Benefit Gut Bacteria and Improve Heart HealthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/21/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - January 21, 2020 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Nuts May Now Have Lower Calorie Counts, Almonds 23% Less, Here Is Why
A new method may mean that the caloric counts of walnuts will go down by about 21% as well. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Walnuts may be good for the gut and help promote heart health
(Penn State) Researchers found that eating walnuts daily as part of a healthy diet was associated with increases in certain bacteria that can help promote health. Additionally, those changes in gut bacteria were associated with improvements in some risk factors for heart disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Polly Share A Cracker? Parrots Can Practice Acts Of Kindness, Study Finds
Researchers found that African grey parrots voluntarily helped a partner get a food reward by giving the other bird a valuable metal token that could be exchanged for a walnut.(Image credit: Henry Lok/EyeEm/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - January 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nell Greenfieldboyce Source Type: news

This Walnut Creek health startup just raised $12M. It has a new name and business model.
Trainer RX, a digital health startup focused on musculoskeletal injuries, is now known as RecoveryOne after pivoting to a new business model and rebranding. The Walnut Creek company raised $12 million led by Cigna Ventures, with participation from existing investor 7wire Ventures and the management team. To date, it has raised nearly $16 million. The new funding allowed RecoveryOne to add five executives, giving it 20 employees. “It has definitely been a big year for us,” CEO Mark Olson said.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brian Rinker Source Type: news

This Walnut Creek health startup just raised $12M. It has a new name and business model.
Trainer RX, a digital health startup focused on musculoskeletal injuries, is now known as RecoveryOne after pivoting to a new business model and rebranding. The Walnut Creek company raised $12 million led by Cigna Ventures, with participation from existing investor 7wire Ventures and the management team. To date, it has raised nearly $16 million. The new funding allowed RecoveryOne to add five executives, giving it 20 employees. “It has definitely been a big year for us,” CEO Mark Olson said.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 17, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Brian Rinker Source Type: news

Ghana: The Prostate Priority
[Ghanaian Times] Our body has a whole network of glands that produces hormones and help cells communicate amongst themselves. It supports them in carrying out competent bodily activities such as growth, development, metabolism, reproduction and so on. Prostate is a walnut-shaped gland in the pelvis of men. It wraps around the male urethra and is situated below the bladder. It churns out a fluid that carries semen and aids in the nourishment and transportation of sperms. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 13, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about nut allergies
Tree nut allergies are common, and they include reactions to almonds, cashews, and walnuts. An allergy to peanuts is not technically a nut allergy. Learn more about nut allergies here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Food Allergy Source Type: news

Renfrew opens its first Center City eating-disorder treatment center
The Walnut Street site its the 19th opening by the 33-year-old Philadelphia company (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 14, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Three New Federal Cases Allege Illegal Distribution of Male Sexual Enhancement Pills Falsely Branded as ‘Herbal’ Medicine
erectile dysfunction, pills, false label, male herbal remedies, Ronald Daniel Scott, Danny Scott, Stevenson Ranch CA, Premiere Sales Group, John Seil Lee, Walnut CA, Contenda Health, Chase Cranford, Raleigh NC, Randall Cranford, Pinehurst NC, Eldorado Trading Company, Jon Vogt,tadalafil, Cialis, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - October 11, 2019 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Man Sentenced to More than 8 Years in Prison for Illegally Importing, Selling Male Sexual Enhancement Pills Branded as ‘Herbal’ Medicine
John Seil Lee, Walnut CA, misbranded drugs, injuries, KHK International Trade Enterprise, SHH World Trading Enterprises, X Again, X Monster, Royal Master, EEZZY UP PLATINUM, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - October 7, 2019 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Eating 60g of walnuts, hazelnuts and almonds each day 'gives men better orgasms' 
Spanish researchers believe the array of nutrients in the nuts help transmit signals to the penis which boost sensitivity and performance. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mediterranean diet during pregnancy associated with improved maternal health outcomes
(Edelman Seattle) A new clinical trial found women who followed a Mediterranean-style diet during pregnancy, including a daily portion of tree nuts (half being walnuts) and extra virgin olive oil, had a 35 percent lower risk of gestational diabetes and on average, gained 2.75 pounds less, compared to women who received standard prenatal care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Stuffed quinoa peppers
Stuffed peppers are often made with ground meat. This meatless version is just as satisfying, thanks to a hearty mix of quinoa, walnuts, tomatoes and zucchini. Each Thursday, one of the more than 100 video recipes from the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program is featured on the Mayo Clinic News Network -- just in time for you to [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 17, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Looming insect invasion threatens California wine and avocados
(University of California - Riverside) UC Riverside is testing whether a sesame seed-sized wasp can control a pest that could seriously damage California crops including wine, walnuts, and avocados. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - June 17, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news