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Olive oil enriched diet protects bone


August 16th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Aug 16 (IANS) A Mediterranean style diet, one rich in fruits and vegetables, supplemented with olive oil for two years, may have a protective effect on your bones, suggests ... Read more...

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Taking antioxidants during pregnancy ‘prevents obesity in kids’


March 15th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 15 (ANI): Women who take antioxidants before and during their pregnancies may be protecting their offspring against obesity and diabetes, according to a new study on animals.Noting that a high-fat, ... Read more...

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Western diet linked to increased risk of breast cancer


January 7th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that elevated fat and cholesterol levels found in a typical American-style diet play an important role in the growth and spread of breast cancer.Researchers at ... Read more...

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Western diet ‘ups prostate cancer risk’


December 2nd, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that elevated fat and cholesterol levels found in a typical American-style diet plays an important role in the growth and spread of prostate ... Read more...

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Eating 3 meals a day ‘is a better way to diet than grazing’


September 24th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): A new U.S. study has revealed that eating three meals a day is a better strategy to burn some fat rather than grazing on several mini meals.Researchers from ... Read more...

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Healthy diet ‘can ward off kidney stones’


September 17th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): A diet designed to prevent high blood pressure reduces the risk of developing kidney stones, a new study has found.The results suggest how low-fat dairy products and/or plants ... Read more...

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Junk food linked to ADHD in teens


July 30th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): A 'Western style' diet, which typically consists of processed, fried, and sugary foods, has been linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adolescents by scientists.Associate Professor Wendy ... Read more...

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Mediterranean diet improves heart


June 16th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) Eating a Mediterranean style diet is good for the heart. The diet -- low saturated fats and high in fish, fruits, vegetables, legumes, nuts, olive oil, cereals and moderate ... Read more...

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Mediterranean-style diet good for heart


June 16th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Eating a Mediterranean-style diet can improve heart function, a new study of twins shows.The research was conducted with twins to try to eliminate the possible effect of genetics ... Read more...

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Grapes cut risk factors for heart disease and diabetes


April 27th, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): Grape consumption can lower blood pressure, improve heart function and reduce other risk factors for heart disease and metabolic syndrome, according to a new study.The effect is thought ... Read more...

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Here’s what causes arteries to clog up


September 25th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): British scientists have identified an enzyme that plays a crucial role in clogging up of arteries.They have discovered that an enzyme called matrix metalloproteinase-8 that raises blood pressure ... Read more...

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Healthy diet keeps kidney stones away


August 14th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): A healthy diet helps prevent kidney stones, says a new study.The study, appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society Nephrology (JASN), claims that ... Read more...

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Social stress makes you fat


August 6th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) Social stress could lead to heart disease by causing the body to deposit more fat in the abdominal cavity and could also speed up harmful plaque build-up in ... Read more...

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Social stress ‘a significant precursor to heart disease’


August 5th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): Social stress could be a significant precursor to heart disease by causing the body to deposit more fat in the abdominal cavity, speeding the harmful build-up of plaque ... Read more...

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Mediterranean-style diet may help prevent prostate cancer


February 14th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): The traditional Cretan Mediterranean-style diet, based on a variety of plant foods, may help prevent prostate cancer, according to a review.The researchers showed that dietary intake of ... Read more...

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Red grapes can act as superfoods in battle against heart attacks


August 20th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): The humble red grape lessens blood pressure, cholesterol levels and even the risk of heart disease, Madrid University scientists have found.The researchers believe that the antioxidants ... Read more...

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Cholesterol test can be a lifesaver


August 12th, 2008 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
DPA Munich, Aug 12 (DPA) A cholesterol test can be a lifesaver because high cholesterol levels along with diabetes, smoking, high blood pressure, and being overweight raise the risk of cardiovascular disease, noted ... Read more...

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Diabetes affects male fertility


July 10th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): Diabetes has an adverse affect on mens reproduction function, says a new study.The study led by Dr. Con Mallidis from Queen''s University, Belfast, UK, has found ... Read more...

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