48 min ago
Folate intake and bowel cancer risk
Abstract Folate is a B vitamin required for one-carbon transfer reactions including methylation of cell macromolecules including DNA and synthesis of the purines adenosine and guanosine and the pyrimidine thymidine.
4 hrs ago
Obesity during pregnancy poses lifetime health risk for babies
A woman's diet and lifestyle before and during pregnancy, and her baby's diet in early life, can affect the infant's risk of succumbing to disease later on and this will have important implications for the food industry, a new scientific report has concluded.
8 hrs ago
Vitamin B for Alzheimer's and dementia delay and protection, new research study
Vitamin B for Alzheimer's and dementia delay was the subject of a latest research study that showed that Vitamin B is "the first and only disease-modifying treatment that's worked." A. David Smith, professor emeritus of pharmacology at Oxford University in England and senior author of the research study said that "we have proved the concept that ... (more)
9 hrs ago
B Vitamin Treatment Reduces Gray Matter Atrophy, May Prevent Alzheimer's
In a study on elderly subjects with increased dementia risk, researchers at the University of Oxford showed that high-dose B-vitamin treatment can slow the atrophy of specific brain regions that are a key component of the Alzheimer's disease process and that are associated with cognitive decline.
Fri May 17, 2013
5 Tips for conceiving a baby
The luck of getting pregnant is not a level playing field for all couples; some seem to have no problem with being able to get pregnant soon after both partners have agreed to start trying; while other couples spend months or years desperately trying to conceive a child.
Wed May 15, 2013
Supercharge your health for pennies a day by making your own superfood powder blend
Superfood powders are one of the most effective ways to supercharge your health - providing a wealth of healthy nutrition in the form of plant-based vitamins, minerals and other other nutrients as well as proteins and compounds which provide specific health benefits for cells throughout the body.
Tue May 14, 2013
US News & World Report
Study: Breast-feeding and Formula May Benefit Newborns
Babies with early weight loss may benefit from receiving limited intakes of formula in addition to breast milk, suggests a study published Monday in Pediatrics .
Mon May 13, 2013
Seven foods that will help you shed fat
Everyone knows that water is good for you and can help you shed some pounds by filling you up before, during and after a meal.
Fri May 10, 2013
Beetroot juice is a superfood packed with numerous health benefits
The health benefits of beetroot juice are highly underestimated. Beetroot is the best blood purifier and blood builder, as it helps in the formation of Red Blood Cells .
Wed May 08, 2013
Surprising super foods to improve the health of your family
The Nutrition Action Healthletter , published by the nonprofit Center for Science in the Public Interest , has one of the most unique mailing envelopes one can receive.
Tue May 07, 2013
A Look at Modafinil and Getting an Entrepreneurial Edge, the Natural Way
Increased concentration. Unlimited energy. The ability to stay laser focused during all-night strategy sessions.
Sun May 05, 2013
The Papillion Times
Women's health by the decade
Ladies, when it comes to your health, you can blame two things: genetics and habits.
10 Superfoods for Spring
There's a food movement afoot: Eating well to look, feel, and perform our very best is hot.
Fri May 03, 2013
Foods touted online that are said to raise your HDL
Natto, a traditional Japanese dish made from steamed and fermented soybeans, usually is served with rice in Japan.
The Guelph Mercury
Healthy eating on the menu at St. James school
Would you add spinach to your breakfast smoothie? Would you eat a homemade zucchini muffin over a store-bought banana-nut version? Have you ever sliced open the intimidating dragon fruit, with spikes on the outside but delicious sweetness on the inside? Grade 11 students in St.
Wed May 01, 2013
3 Super-Nutritious Foods to Try From the Bulk Bins
I recently discovered how wonderful the bulk bins are at my local grocery store.
Diary of 19-year-old Afghan midwife, Nabila Gul
Nabila Gul measures the blood pressure of a patient who has come to her for some antenatal care in Kunduz province, Afghanistan.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Healthy Mums make Healthy Babies
One of the best times in my life was being pregnant and enjoying the process of my growing belly and breastfeeding my new little person I somehow managed to create! For all those mums out there who know the joys.. the tears and the pain of all that is MOTHERHOOD this is hopefully some simple tips on nutrition pre, during and post baby.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
The Indian Express
Nutrient-rich kiwi good for the anaemic
Kiwi originated in China and is also called Chinese gooseberry. It was introduced to New Zealand in 1906, where it was renamed after their national bird.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Gerb market news
OOH isn't it nice to feel the penetrating warmth of the sun on your skin? The beneficial effects of its rays have certainly had an impact on produce at the market, most notably with the explosion of daffs and tulips on Julian Harvard's cut flower stall.