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Higher levels of folate in RBCs linked to silenced tumor-suppressors

December 23rd, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): In new study, scientists found that people with higher levels of folate in their red blood cells were more likely to have two tumor-suppressing genes shut down by ... Read more...

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Reducing intake of niacin can prevent obesity

May 21st, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Scientists in China have suggested that reducing the intake of niacin, also known as vitamin B3 or nicotinic acid, can prevent obesity.Dietary factors have long been known to ... Read more...

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Folic acid ‘prevents congenital heart defects’

May 15th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 15 (ANI): While fortifying grain products with folic acid has been found to be effective in preventing neural tube defects in Canada, scientists have now found that this form of ... Read more...

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Vitamin B9 good for treating allergies, asthma

May 2nd, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Folic acid, or vitamin B9, essential for the health of red blood cells and known to reduce the risk of spinal birth defects, may also suppress allergic reactions ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Hurley, Prince Charles team up for organic food range

April 29th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Hollywood actress Elizabeth Hurley has joined forces with Prince Charles to launch a new range of low-fat organic food.The 'Bedazzled' actress was reportedly motivated to foray into the ... Read more...

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Hurley partners Prince Charles to launch organic food

April 29th, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley will join hands with Prince Charles to launch a range of organic and low fat food. Hurley was inspired to go into the catering business last ... Read more...

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New folic acid seal to help women prevent birth defects

January 13th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): There's a warning for women who are at child-bearing age - a lack of Folic Acid in your diet could cause birth defects.Two new surveys have found ... Read more...

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Eating whole-grain breakfast cereals may lower heart failure risk for men

November 14th, 2007 - 2:41 am ICT by admin

Posted in Health |