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Experts Claim Milk and Cereal Breakfast Is Not Healthy Diabetes Patients

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Recently a study touted the health benefits of eating a bowl of cereal with milk for diabetics. However, critics state this finding is not only misleading but also harmful for people living with diabetes. According to them, the powerful diary industry is pushing this research. A recently-published study suggests people who have type 2 diabetes […]

Can Adjusting Your Meal Times A Little Aid Weight Loss

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

In a recent study, the researchers worked with a type of intermittent fasting and showed how altering the timing of your dinner and breakfast could aid weight loss. In last few years, intermittent fasting has garnered much interest mainly because of its ability help weight loss. It does this by encouraging the body to burn […]

Dairy and Unprocessed Meat May Improve Heart Health

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

According to new research, dietary guidelines in place should be amended to include and reflect the dietary habits of the populations of different countries. The research states diary and unprocessed red meat might be good for heart health and so should be an integral part of ‘good-for-heart’ diets More than one study has claimed that […]

Ketamine Relieves Depression Symptoms But Can Cause Dependence

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Depression is one of the most common mental health problems. Common treatments for it are talk therapy or medication or both. However, not all patients respond to antidepressants. Recently researchers have observed that ketamine was able to provide quick relief from symptoms of major depression. However, how it did this was unclear. A recent research […]

New Research Declares Low-Carb Diets Not Good For Health

Monday, August 27th, 2018

According to a new study, eating low amounts of carbohydrates increases the risk of premature death, as well as of death from several diseases. The researchers suggest dieters should stay away from low-carbohydrate diets. Obesity is a huge public health concern in many countries, including the U.S. It is estimated every year no fewer than […]

Distress Increases Risk of Stroke & Heart Attack

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

In past few years, several studies have shown that mental health impacts the risk of a developing cardiovascular health problem. A new study confirms yet again that there’s a strong correlation between mental health and heart health. In this study, the researchers noticed that people who had high or extremely high psychological stress because of […]

Losing 5-10 Percent of Excess Weight Considerably Improves Cardiometabolic Health Outcomes

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Losing weight if you are overweight or obese leads to substantially improved cardiometabolic health outcomes, a new study reveals. In this study, the researchers studied data of over 7,600 adults. The researchers found that participants who were able to shed 5 to 10 percent of their weight saw their risk of developing metabolic syndrome slashed […]

Large-Scale Study Concludes Osteoporosis Raises Dementia Risk

Friday, August 24th, 2018

People with osteoporosis are more likely to develop dementia than people without, a new study concludes. In osteoporosis, the bones gradually become weak. This in turn increases the risk of developing fractures. Osteoporosis develops at a slow pace and there’re hardly any tell-tale symptoms. Precisely for these two reasons, the disease is usually not diagnosed […]

Vitamin B-3 Might Be Useful in Treating and Preventing Acute Kidney Injury

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

According to new research, administering vitamin B-3 orally might help treat acute kidney injury. The researchers are also hopeful that it might help prevent this health problem. The kidneys abruptly stop functioning in this condition. This problem is seen more in people who’re hospitalized. Complications during their medical treatment can lead to acute kidney injury. […]

Mushrooms Might Improve Glucose Control

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

In a recent study, the researchers studied how consumption of white button mushrooms can influence glucose regulation. The scientists believe that the findings of their study might help manage diabetes and obesity better. The researchers wanted to test whether white button mushrooms are prebiotic or not. Substances which helps facilitate the growth of healthy bacteria […]

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