Tag: "nutrients" at medical news
Superfoods make super healthy humans??
... it is the turn of super foods. Foods with special nutrients
or high level of nutrients
are ruling the roost these days.// Tesco has marketed a super tomato which has high levels of Lycop...
Limiting milk can hamper Babies’ Growt
...aby. The report also revealed that although most nutrients
in milk may be replaced from other foods or with supplements, vitamin D is found in few commonly consumed foods besides milk The study also proposed that all pregnant women should receive a Government advice book from their health care providers, w...
Polyunsaturated Fat, Vitamin E Lowers Risk Of Motor Neurone Disease
...re, detailing their regular intake of a variety of nutrients
including polyunsaturated fats (PUFAS), vitamin E,...ered. There was no association found between other nutrients
and the ALS riskStill, the study was not meat to establish a causal relation between polyunsaturated...
Health of Mothers and Children Show Improvement after Use of Insecticide-Treated Bed Nets
...orrhage during delivery. The parasites also hijack nutrients
intended for the developing fetus, threatening its development and survival. The review appears in the most recent issue of The Cochrane Library, a publication of The Cochrane Collaboration, an international organization that evaluates medical res...
Celebrities Promote Healthy Lunch
...suring we get all the vitamins, minerals and other nutrients
we need each day to keep healthy. Taking time out can also help improve concentration levels, enable time for building relationships and even build fitness levels if you do some exercise during your break." Michael Moore, Group Restaurateur of Sofi...
Reaping the Benefits of Tomato
...elon, pink grapefruit, papaya, and rosehip. While nutrients
such as vitamin C is often diminished upon cooking of fruits and vegetables, lycopene differs in that the processing of tomatoes only increases the concentration of bioavailable lycopene. Therefore processed tomato products such as tomato juices, sau...
Sports Can Improve Eating Habits In Adolescents
... all the three groups got adequate levels of these nutrients
and satisfied the daily requirements for calcium intake. ‘The positive outcomes typically associated with adolescent sport participation, such as increased self-esteem and emotional well-being, may extend to improved eating habits and nutritional i...
Study Highlights Appetite Regulation Pathway, New Hope for Weight Loss
....’ ‘We still have a lot to learn about how these nutrients
would act if simply ingested with other nutrients, in what form they could be most effective, and even if they are effective at all when not administered directly to the brain,’ he sas....
Eat Dairy Products To Have Twins, Says Study
... bear twins. Alternatively, there might be other nutrients
that vegan women lack. Twins tend to run in famili...chance or two embryos surviving. Pinpointing the nutrients
that are most important in producing twins could help stem the rise in twin births. There is nothing...
Growth Of Maple Trees Affected By Acid Rain
...rs found. They drew these conclusions after adding nutrients
to soil in a test plot and reproducing the favorab...sition for the past 50 years. The scientists added nutrients
in a test plot to replicate soil conditions that existed prior to the loss of sugar maples over the ...
Diabetes - New Treatment Approach At John Hopkins
...earer picture of how the body uses sugar and other nutrients
to make, store and spend energy. ‘Understanding the ways that energy production and use are controlled is crucial to developing new drugs and therapies,’ says the report's senior author, Pere Puigserver, Ph.D., an assistant professor of cell biolo...
Expectant Mothers, Vitamin E may cause more harm than good to your baby.
...ll believes that Vitamin E can disable the flow of nutrients
into the placenta and can cause a whole lot of health complications to the growing baby in the womb. A Department of Health spokesman said "The only vitamin supplements recommended by the Department of Health during pregnancy are folic acid and vit...
Consumption of an Egg per day Could Prevent Heart Disease, Cancer
...ntial nutrients, all in the yolks. It contains the nutrients
lutein and zeaxanthin, which could help to prevent...breast cancer in later life. It is the essential nutrients
in eggs, such as amino acids, vitamins and minerals that may be responsible for this protection. E...
Urine Purification to Revolutionize Waste Water Management
... of our waste water, but it contains 50-80% of the nutrients
in the waste water. For this reason, it is extremely burdensome for our sewer water purification installations. In fact, it is illogical to allow such a dirty waste water flow to mix with other waste water, as has occurred in our sewers for more than...
Celiac Disease Sufferers See an End to their Misery
...ficulty for the small intestine to properly absorb nutrients
from food causing anemia and vitamin deficiencies. . Therefore the only solution for avoiding the flare up of this disease would be to avoid gluten completely. However this is not an easy task. As Konig pointed out, "Gluten is a common protein found...
Women Doubtful of Food Research Benefiting Them
... responses," to the way their bodies absorb food's nutrients
and fight disease. But a woman's body introduces numerous variables into research trials and results, scientists said. For example, menstrual cycles, pregnancy, lactation and menopause can all change the outcome of food studies specifically targeti...
Too Much Of Animal Protein May Lead To Cancer
...rized by high fat and high animal protein. Animal nutrients
such as casein and other nutrients
are found to be promoters of cancers while plant proteins such as soy protein and wheat protein glut...
Do not Aspire to Lose Weight Soon After Child-Birth
...ht maintenance and depleting the body of essential nutrients
that can cause irreparable damage to both the mother and her baby. Ideally the mother’s body should be given ample time to recoup, and after regaining energy, she could consider the option of a healthy diet coupled with physical exercise to get back ...
Watch Out for the Sugar and Salt Content of the Popular Breakfast Cereals
...roducts which contains permissible levels of these nutrients
which would make the use of their products much safer and healthier. It has also urged the cereal manufacturers to adhere to the colour-coding standards put forth by FSA of red, amber and green labels on front of the packs so that it would be easie...
Warm Watermelon Scores Over Cold In Nutritive Value
... scientists, watermelons are a production house of nutrients
even after they are severed from the parent plant, which slows down once the melon is cooled. Further, researchers said that watermelons kept at 70 degrees, contained almost 40% of lycopene and 50 to 139 % beta-carotene. Lycopene is a protective nutr...
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