Tag: "fruits" at medical news
Children Prefer to Eat Homegrown Foods
and vegetables are the most preferred by children ...hem about their family's diet, including homegrown fruits
and vegetables. The study, published in April's journal of the American Dietetic Association, fou...
High Melatonin can Help Delay Ageing
...e. Melatonin can be found in small amounts in some fruits
and vegetables, like onions, cherries and bananas, and in cereals like corn, oats and rice, as well as in some aromatic plants, such as mint, lemon verbena, sage or thyme, and in red wine. UGR participation in this study was leaded by professor Dar...
Cancer Time Bomb Threatening Economic Infrastructure
...o increase exercise and eat more healthy food like fruits
and vegetables. “These seem simple things, but they would eradicate a vast proportion of the potential cancer burden,” according to Horton. Franco Cavalli, president of the Geneva-based International Union against Cancer is of the opinion that 'if ...
Serving Strawberry in Daiquiri Makes It Healthier
...laboratory tests for antioxidant. Coloured berry fruits
like strawberries contain compounds known as polyphenols and anthocyanins. Consumption of these compounds has been linked to the prevention of diseases ranging from cancer to neurodegenerative disorders. They work by helping to mop up damaging free r...
Popular Herbal Supplement Hinders the Growth of Pancreatic Cancer Cells
...hat an extract of triphala, the dried and powdered fruits
of three plants, caused pancreatic cancer cells to die through a process called apoptosis – the body’s normal method of disposing of damaged, unwanted or unneeded cells. This process often is faulty in cancer cells. Results of the study, abstract num...
Eat Fruits, Vegetables to Ward Off Cancer
Eating plenty of fruits
and a regular diet rich in vegetables can offer pr...n for Cancer Research in Los Angeles show that the fruits
and vegetables that offer health benefits include apples, berries, kale, broccoli, onions, spinach a...
Blood Pressure Tackled Better With Cocoa Than Tea
...ith hypertension (high blood pressure) to eat more fruits
and vegetables, according to background informatio...e. Compounds known as polyphenols or flavonoids in fruits
and vegetables are thought to contribute to their beneficial effects on blood pressure and cardiovas...
Outsourcing Farming, a Chinese Initiative
... chosen to use more of its arable farmland to grow fruits
and vegetables, crops that make better use of China’s cheap labor and scarcer water supplies to generate higher returns on the export market. In northern China, where soybeans traditionally have been grown, water tables are dropping at a rate of 3 ...
Anti-aging Treatment Becoming Popular in US, but Experts Skeptical
...d" carbohydrates and small helpings of fish, nuts, fruits
and legumes. A few weeks into the course, they claim they are experiencing the difference. Like Clothia Roussell of Georgia who said the effects of the program were apparent right away. "My son came to visit and said, 'Wow, Mom, you're getting you...
Fruit and Vegetable Diet 'could Prevent Asthma'
...hers found those children reared on a diet rich in fruits
and vegetables were protected against both allergi... The Mediterranean diet is rich in vegetables and fruits
and low in saturated fats. Skin allergies are relatively common in Crete - meaning that, in tests,...
Diet May Play Vital Role to Help Smokers Quit
...it. Smokers reported that consuming milk, water, fruits
and vegetables worsened the taste of cigarettes, w...s, such as water or juice; and 16 percent reported fruits
and vegetables. Forty-four percent of them reported that alcoholic beverages enhance the taste of...
500 Million US Dollars to Fight Childhood Obesity
...s where outdoor play is unsafe and access to fresh fruits
and vegetables is limited. “In many cases, the environment makes it almost impossible for them to choose healthy lifestyles,” Dr. Lavizzo-Mourey said. “We’re going to try to change that.” The foundation plans to invest in programs to improve access...
An Orange a Day may Keep Heart Disease Away
...a day could keep cardiac disease away. The citrus fruits
contain the compounds flavanones that reduced bloo... high cholesterol try eating a diet rich in citrus fruits
as a first alternative drugs such as statins. It is already known that grapefruit consumption can...
A New Test Kit to Detect Spoilt Food
...d to other foods, including other meats as well as fruits
and vegetables, according to Lavigne. Although many fruits
and vegetables contain lower protein levels than meats, preliminary studies also indicate the dipsti...
Role of Lifestyle Choices in Heart Risks
...vonoids, a group of antioxidant compounds found in fruits
and vegetables, is not generally labeled as essent...oods rich in flavonoids – such as wine, green tea, fruits
and vegetables – and cardiovascular disease. Cocoa or dark chocolate products are considered one of ...
organic kiwifruits promote health
...and had declared in January that consuming organic fruits
was just a choice in lifestyle. The Davis scient...es which Kadel believes are most likely due to the fruits
having to be able to survive against pests in the absence of pesticides. For example, organic kiwis ...
Salmonella Poisoning Suspected In Peanut Butter
...aks are common among meat and poultry products but fruits
and vegetables are also said to be added in this list now. FDA reports that a few jars of Earth's Best Baby Food have been infected with a botulism bug. Last year there was an outbreak of E.coli in bagged spinach and lettuce in Taco Bell restaurant...
Eat Fruits- Keep Diseases at Bay
... for Americans recommends at least two servings of fruits
and three servings of vegetables daily.// Two re... studies find that Americans are not eating enough fruits
and vegetables. This is a serious public health concern because consuming a diet high in fruits
Americans Consume Very Little Of Vegetables And Fruits
...ricans are consuming very little of vegetables and fruits
resulting in the rise of heart diseases, cancer an.... Blanck found that 32.6% of the respondents had fruits
twice or trice in a day. 27.2% consumed vegetables thrice or more than thrice per day. The CDC’s hea...
Brazil’s Claim to Fame - Fat Women and Drunk Men, Survey Find
...concern is their diet which is highly deficient in fruits
and vegetables. The Brazilian men are no better. The number of overweight men range from 45 percent to 52 percent in the cities and nearly one-third of them have been found to binge on alcohol. The city of Salvador is trying to cope with its popula...
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