Navigation Links

Tag: "leafy" at medical news

Dentist's note for vegetarians

...commended consuming fish, dairy products and green leafy vegetables, or taking cod liver oil, yeast tablets or multi-vitamins daily to prevent problems. "The potential for deficiencies is greatest among children and teenagers who put themselves on vegetarian diets without knowing enough about their nutri...

How to prevent wrinkles?

... fair or dark-skinned, those who ate lots of green leafy vegetables, beans, olive oil, nuts and multigrain bread, were less susceptible to wrinkling. Eating less butter, red meat and sugar was also linked to keeping a smoother skin.// Since antioxidants like vitamins A, C and E are abundant in fruits and...

High vitamin A increases risk of hip fractures

... not by foods rich in beta carotene, such as dark, leafy vegetables. Beta carotene is converted by the body to vitamin A as needed. The Institute of Medicine -- a private science organization that sets the nation's recommended daily allowances for nutrients -- recommends that women get 700 micrograms a d...

Herbal Drug In Controversy

Kava is derived from a leafy plant native to the South Sea Islands. It is a herb that has been implicated in approximately 25 cases of liver diseases. The herb is commonly used by consumers as a general relaxant and to treat insomnia, anxiety, stress and muscle spasms. According...

Herbs: rich soure of antioxidants

... prefer a little dash and sprinkle of the familiar leafy or powdered versions to add flavour to our favourite meats and vegetables.For example, the antioxidant activity of fresh garlic is 1.5 times higher than dry garlic powder, the researcher says. <br ...

Herbs: rich soure of antioxidants

... prefer a little dash and sprinkle of the familiar leafy or powdered versions to add flavour to our favourite meats and vegetables.For example, the antioxidant activity of fresh garlic is 1.5 times higher than dry garlic powder, the researcher says. <br ...

Tobacco chewing leads to dental caries

...forms, chew and snuff. Chewing tobacco is a bulky, leafy form of tobacco that is packaged as loose leaf, plugs, or twists, and snuff is a finely ground or shredded tobacco. The study revealed that men who use chewing tobacco exclusively were four times more likely than those who had never used tobacco to...

Vitamin E is healthy for all

According to a new research, vitamin E in nuts and leafy greens reduces the risk of both dementia and sudden heart attacks. Three new studies prove theuseful effects and the health benefits of nuts. The first followed over 600 residents in Texas, and finds that those with the highest vitamin E //intake had...

Vitamin E helps the mind

...titutes of Health, vegetable oils, nuts, and green leafy vegetables are the main dietary sources of vitamin E. Fortified cereals are also an important source of vitamin E in the United States. People are advised to consult with their physicians before taking high doses (above 2,000 International Units (IU)...

Low potassium intake may elevate stroke risk

...ssium are avocadoes, bananas, citrus fruits, green leafy vegetables, milk and nuts. In this new study, led by researchers in Hawaii, a group of 5,000 men and women over 60 were monitored for up to ten years to discover the link between potassium intake and stroke risk. Those with the lowest potassium int...

New Vitamin K Recommendations

...t bleeding. The vitamin is found most commonly in leafy green vegetables and is made by bacteria //in the intestine.Since newborns do not have bacteria established, they need supplemental vitamin K. An Adequate Intake level of 120 micrograms for men and 90 micrograms for women was set. Because no advers...

Diet and Lung Function

...hildren with asthma. Magnesium is found in green leafy vegetables, nuts, whole grains, milk, and meats. Highlyrefined grains have very little magnesium. Many children eat diets heavy on those foods and so have inadequate intake of magnesium. The adverse effects were seen primarily in the group in the ...

The Positive Effects Of A Healthy Lifestyle

...archers found women who reported eating more green leafy vegetables in middle age had better cognitive functioning when they entered their 70s.According to researchers women who reported consuming the highest amount of vegetables rich in folate and antioxidants saw the most benefit. Researchers conclude ...

The Positive Effects Of A Healthy Lifestyle

...archers found women who reported eating more green leafy vegetables in middle age had better cognitive functioning when they entered their 70s.According to researchers women who reported consuming the highest amount of vegetables rich in folate and antioxidants saw the most benefit. Researchers conclude ...

Certain Food Beneficial for the Heart

...7 to 1.5 grams a day. ALA is found in a variety of leafy green vegetables, some types of nuts, canola oil, flaxseed oil, and flaxseed supplements. Some salad dressings and margarines also contain ALA. Results showed women who consumed the most ALA were 21-percent less likely to die from coronary heart dis...

Top Ten Super Food Items That Can Help In Avoiding Cancer

...Antioxidant lutein is also found in kale and other leafy greens. 9) APPLE: Apple a day keeps the doctor away!! It has quercetin and pectin. Quercetin may reduce the risk of lung cancer prostate cancers. Also known to help in preventing colon and liver cancer cell replication. 10) PINEAPPLE: It has a ca...

Vitamin Supplements During Pregnancy to Boost Fetal Development

...lls. It is a B vitamin and found abundant in green leafy vegetables, cereals and liver. Women are usually prescribed folic acid supplements, a synthetic compound of folate, before conceiving and during the early months of pregnancy, to reduce the risk of birth defects involving the nervous system like sp...

Top Ten Super Food Items That Can Help In Avoiding Cancer

...Antioxidant lutein is also found in kale and other leafy greens. 9) APPLE: Apple a day keeps the doctor away!! It has quercetin and pectin. Quercetin may reduce the risk of lung cancer prostate cancers. Also known to help in preventing colon and liver cancer cell replication. 10) PINEAPPLE: It has a ca...

Dietary supplementation of Folic Acid Requires Critical Evaluation

... The natural form of the vitamin is found in green leafy vegetables, whole grains and citrus fruits, although it is less easily absorbed. In addition, folic acid has been shown to reduce blood levels of homocysteine, an amino acid that appears to be a risk factor for heart attacks and strokes. The FDA mad...

Folic acid enriched grain reduces birth defects

...th defects as this vitamin which is found in green leafy vegetables, grains and citrus fruits are not easily absorbed by the body. So, women of childbearing age were recommended to take 400 micrograms of folic acid to prevent the children’s from birth defects. The FDA in 1998 recommended that 140 microgram...

1 2 3 4

Other Tags
(Date:8/29/2014)... VA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Food ... single-award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract and ... and Maintenance” and “Development, Modernization and Enhancement (DME) ... and CRGT. , Overarching contract objectives include:, ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... August 29, 2014 Two Kelowna dentists ... nearly $22,000 to ship a container filled with classroom materials, ... village in Haiti. , “I don’t ... children,” says Dr. Debra Matson-Visscher. She and her husband, Dr. ... have been a big part of New Reality International’s (NRI) ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Arizona (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 When ... and long-time friend of Mark Brnovich, was asked ... the Republican nomination for the Attorney General seat in ... He quickly gathered the support of Cardinal Hall of ... Arizona Cardinals Derek Kennard and Mark Walczak. Green, Kennard ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Starting on Monday, the Mesothelioma Applied ... in Bitcoin, in addition to all the traditional ways ... at http://www.curemeso.org/bitcoin . , “As more and ... payment, we decided it was important for us to ... Melinda Kotzian. , Bitcoin is an online-only, internet ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... evidence for these particular arguments against the policy, put ... Australia was the first country in the world to ... New Zealand, Ireland, and the UK are currently considering ... if the policy would deter people from buying their ... the availability of cheap products sourced from Asia, and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Team VersaTech and CRGT Win HHS FDA Contract to Support Food Applications Regulatory Management (FARM) System Upgrade 2Health News:Team VersaTech and CRGT Win HHS FDA Contract to Support Food Applications Regulatory Management (FARM) System Upgrade 3Health News:From Canada to Haiti: Kelowna Dentists Raise Funds to Ship Supplies to Self-Sustaining Village for Orphans 2Health News:From Canada to Haiti: Kelowna Dentists Raise Funds to Ship Supplies to Self-Sustaining Village for Orphans 3Health News:Pro Player Health Alliance Back in the Political Arena 2Health News:Pro Player Health Alliance Back in the Political Arena 3Health News:Cancer Research Funding Organization Now Accepts Bitcoin Donations 2Health News:Plain cigarette packs don't hurt small retailers or boost trade in illicit tobacco 2
(Date:8/28/2014)... healthier for your neighbors than traditional cigarettes, but ... a new study from USC. , Scientists studying ... decrease in exposure to harmful particles, with close-to-zero ... to some harmful metals in second-hand e-cigarette smoke ... tobacco smoke contains high levels of polycyclic aromatic ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the ... America,s 27th Annual Mouse Molecular Genetics Conference from ... Grove, California. These awards are meant to ... scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of ... participation of young scientists at the Genetics Society ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... delivering compounds that could positively impact the ... be possible, thanks to researchers in Penn ... vaginal suppository made from the seaweed-derived food ... drug Tenofovir provides a woman-initiated, drug-delivery vehicle ... sexually transmitted infections during unprotected heterosexual intercourse, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Second-hand e-cig smoke compared to regular cigarette smoke 2Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 2Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 3
Other Contents