Navigation Links

Tag: "apples" at medical news

Antioxidants found in chocolates

... higher levels of health-promoting flavonoids than apples or orange juice. Antioxidants block the action of ... to two glasses of red wine, four cups of tea, six apples or 15 glasses of orange juice. She also found that the chocolate antioxidants are well absorbed by t...

Antioxidants found in chocolates

... higher levels of health-promoting flavonoids than apples or orange juice. Antioxidants block the action of ... to two glasses of red wine, four cups of tea, six apples or 15 glasses of orange juice. She also found that the chocolate antioxidants are well absorbed by t...

Apples keep lung disease away

... risk. Specifically, those who ate more than three apples a week enjoyed protection from COPD. These were smokers consuming at least one pack of cigarettes a day. It may be that antioxidants in fruits and vegetables can counteract the harmful free radicals in cigarette smoke, and so preserve the health of...

Good carb, bad carb? Experts debate.

...eak down in a flash, while some sweet things, like apples and pears, take their time. In general, starchy foods like refined grain products and potatoes have a high GI -- 50 percent higher than table sugar. Unprocessed grains, peas and beans have a moderate GI. Nonstarchy vegetables and most fruits are low...

Foods Rich In Flavonoids Effective In Prevention Of Cough

...espiratory symptoms. Results show fruits, such as apples and grapes, and other high-fiber foods were associated with a reduced risk of cough with phlegm. Researchers say nutrients known as flavonoids may be responsible for the reduced risk. The trend was observed in both smokers and nonsmokers. However, th...

Choose the apple wisely to keep the doctor away

...en// do a rethink as a study confirms that not all apples have the same health benefits. The study reveals t...ted the antioxidant activity of eight varieties of apples viz Red Delicious, Mcintosh, Cortland, Northern Spy, Ida Red, Golden Delicious, Mutsu and Empire. A...

An Apple A Day Can Do More Than Just Keeping The Doctor Away

...nt of 2-3 cups of apple juice or approximately 2-4 apples per day, they said. The study, which was publish... issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, says apples have naturally high level of antioxidants that are responsible for these positive effects. Although...

High Dietary Fiber Reduce The Risk Of Heart Disease

... with lower CRP levels. Foods like oatmeal, beans, apples and berries contain high levels of soluble fiber whereas foods like whole grains and many vegetables contain high levels of insoluble fiber. The nutritional functionalities of both fibers are different, but both are important. Researchers do not k...

Decision-Making Enabled By Neurons: Value Assigned To Available Choices.

...ues on a common scale allows comparing goods, like apples and oranges, that otherwise lack a natural basis for comparison. Padoa-Schioppa says 'The activity of these neurons reflects the value subjects assign to the available goods when they make choices. A concrete possibility is that various choice defi...

Obesity Tackled at School Level

...ng a pilot project this fall, where carrot sticks, apples and other fresh fruit and vegetables would be supplied to children in elementary schools in Northern Ontario. "My ultimate goal is, if successful, I'd like to see it stretched throughout the province of Ontario," Mr. Watson said. The health minis...

Smokers are Prone to Weight Gain After Quitting

...ex statistical method that allowed them to compare apples to apples in the two groups, Eisenberg and Quinn found that average weight gain actually topped 21 pounds. The...

Prion Disease Agent Causes Heart Damage

...al prion proteins into the abnormal form. Like bad apples spoiling the lot, the infectious prions will multiply, and their insolubility will lead to their aggregation and the formation of plaques, which can interfere with normal function in the brain. Of the prion diseases, most in the news has been bovin...

Apple Juice May Keep Alzheimer's Away

...ies by Shea's research team had strongly suggested apples must possess a unique mix of antioxidants that imp...ely two 8 oz. glasses of apple juice or eating 2-3 apples a day. The findings also suggest that the apple-supplemented diet was most helpful in the framework ...

A pint of cider a day keeps the doctor away !!

...cientists at the Glasgow University, English cider apples have high levels of phenolics – antioxidants that ...gow, said: “Apples are high in phenolics and cider apples have higher phenolic content than dessert apples.” "This could mean a glass of cider is not only enj...

Cure for food allergies is less than a decade away

...10, with the modified versions of the allergens in apples produced by Dr Van Ree. Research is being done in the U.S. on the mutated version of the allergens on peanuts. GYT...

Wide Gaps in Life Expectancy in the US

...me useful elements, I think the authors have mixed apples and oranges. What they're portraying is really not a valid comparison.'' Researchers advised that individuals should take action to improve life expectancy in their towns. Murray said, ``There's a message here that you should be much more aware o...

Pick Apples for Good Neurological Health, Says New Research

For those who think that picking and eating apples this time of year is just for fun and for the grea... just by testing quercetin by itself, but by using apples as a whole food. Published in the May 2006 issue of Experimental Biology and Medicine, researcher Er...

Childhood Survivors Of Brain Tumors More At Risk For Strokes Later In Life

...sease. Brain tumors and leukemia might seem like apples and oranges because leukemia is a bone - marrow cancer and brain cancers are by definition tumors in the brain. "But they are similar in important ways," Dr. Bowers noted. "They both are most likely to occur in young childhood, and both groups als...

Can Prunes Reverse Bone Loss After Menopause?

...udies indicate that a daily helping of pectin-rich apples can help lower triglycerides and cholesterol levels," he said. Participants in both treatment groups will be required to take 500 milligrams of calcium and 200 units of vitamin D daily; undergo blood and urine testing every three months; and have ...

Fashion Industry Takes Its Toll on Young Models

...ton weighed just 40 kg on her diet of tomatoes and apples just before her death and was nevertheless photographed for the Armani Catalogue. By the time her agency L'Equipe sent her home it was too late. The stars, fashion scouts and stylists joining the rich in the front rows at the Fashion Week will ...

1 2

Other Tags
(Date:10/30/2014)... October 30, 2014 Sound Telecom, a leader ... that will assist people any time they wonder, “Should I ... right answer by leading them through a series of yes ... their initial query. , There are many considerations and scenarios ... use an answering service . This decision infographic serves ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Oct. ... chemical during pregnancy may have effects on genital development in ... baby boys born to moms with greater exposure to a ... -- the space between the genitals and anus. Anogenital distance ... of exposure to androgens ("male" hormones) during pregnancy. The ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Eating a low-carb, high-fat ... treat, according to new research. A review ... Atkins diet, that focuses on foods like bacon, eggs, ... reduce seizures in adults whose condition doesn,t improve with ... percent of people with epilepsy whose seizures are not ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... care respects the fact that a patient,s body ... treatment. Over a third of cancer patients experience ... their conditions. And, increasingly, care providers are exploring ... navigate mental health challenges. A University of Colorado ... Psycho-Oncology asks an important question: after ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... October 29, 2014 – Many of the women at first ... most conveyed to researchers why they had not used the ... large HIV prevention trial that, as a likely consequence, did ... to be effective. , The women were among 127 ... called VOICE D, agreed to take part in in-depth interviews ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Sound Telecom Produces Decision Infographic to Aid Businesses 2Health News:Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development 2Health News:Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development 3Health News:High-Fat, Low-Carb Diet May Help With Tough-to-Treat Epilepsy 2Health News:High-Fat, Low-Carb Diet May Help With Tough-to-Treat Epilepsy 3Health News:Decades of research: Effectiveness of phone counseling for cancer patients still unknown 2Health News:Women who took part in VOICE speak up about why they didn't use HIV prevention products 2Health News:Women who took part in VOICE speak up about why they didn't use HIV prevention products 3
(Date:10/28/2014)... National University of Singapore (NUS) have discovered a new ... laying direct developing eggs in live bamboo with narrow ... bush frog ( Raorchestes chalazodes ). This critically ... known to adopt this novel reproductive strategy. The findings ... Biological Journal of the Linnean Society , in October ...
(Date:10/28/2014)... juices are associated with a lower risk of developing ... of East Anglia (UEA). , Research published today ... flavanones (both subclasses of dietary flavonoids) significantly decrease their ... of cancer death among women. , The research ... between 25 and 55 for more than three decades. ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... German . ... via electrical signals, they communicate with each other at ... substances, the neurotransmitters, are stored in vesicles at the ... vesicles fuse with the cell membrane and release their ... synapses always have some readily releasable vesicles on standby. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NUS researchers discover for the first time that a rare bush frog breeds in bamboo 2NUS researchers discover for the first time that a rare bush frog breeds in bamboo 3Tea and citrus products could lower ovarian cancer risk, new UEA research finds 2Synapses always on the starting blocks 2Synapses always on the starting blocks 3
Other Contents