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Organically Grown Food More Healthier

...nefits offered by long-chain omega-3 oils found in oily fish. The Soil Association is now pressing the Food Standards Agency to review its guidance on the merits of organic as opposed to conventional fruit and vegetables. Peter Melchett, its policy director, said that there was now a rapidly growing bo...

Experts Warn Against Side Effects of the New Weight Loss Drug

...Then there are the side effects, which can include oily discharge, diarrhea and uncontrollable bowel movements significant enough for the company to recommend carrying an extra pair of pants until users have acclimated to the drug. The side effects alone can force users to eat less. "We're skeptical abo...

Polluted Chinese River Hospitalises 61

... The report, citing the local government, said an oily substance could be seen on the river, but the cause of the pollution was not yet known. Nine of the victims stayed in hospital overnight, while the others were released after shorter treatment, the report added. The spill is the latest in an unre...

Eating Fish Oil can Save Eyesight: Study

...ld salmon, sardines, anchovies and other coldwater oily fish -- to mice with the eye disease retinopathy, the loss of blood vessels which causes the condition decreased by 50 percent. The genetically-modified lab rodents showed no ill side effects, and researchers will soon begin a clinical trial on pre...

Eating Apples and Fish During Pregnancy Benefits Babies

..., perhaps due to their antioxidant properties, and oily fish in particular contain Omega-3 oils, which, scientists suggest offer several health benefits. Scientist Graham Devereux and other researchers at the University of Aberdeen quizzed 2,000 pregnant women on their eating habits, and then observed t...

Repeat of Heart Attack can Be Prevented by Fish Oil Supplements

...e previous three months and are not getting enough oily fish in their diet. Experts drawing up guidelines for NICE said lifestyle changes were as important as drugs in preventing a recurrence of heart attack. As per the NICE guidelines, patients should be told to follow a Mediterranean diet, which is ty...

Alli- a New Weapon for War Against the Bulges

...rbed by the body. In addition to causing loose and oily stools and unfortunate and uncontrollable oily discharge, the drug may also interfere with the absorption of the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, K and E...

Low-dose Omega-3 Linked to Lower Blood Pressure

...eart health. The best source of these omega -3s is oily fish, such as mackerel, sardines, salmon, trout and fresh tuna." Source-Bio-Bio Technology...

Fatty Acid Supplements may Help Develop Child's Brain

...lements of Omega-3 fatty acids, found naturally in oily fish, could help develop their brain, says a study...sive. Omega-3 fatty acids are found naturally in oily fish such as mackerel, salmon, herring and tuna or seeds such as flax, pumpkin and hemp. A systema...

Sunshine Protects Fetus From Developing Diabetes

...also found in foods such as salmon, tuna and other oily fish, Vitamin D has also been added to several milk brands in the market. It is also available in supplements. 'Pregnant mothers are particularly liable to develop vitamin D deficiency, and so they are at increased risk of developing autoimmune di...

Busting the Exam Blues

... Avoid Caffeine, alcohol and junk food ? Avoid oily or spicy food ? Eat meals fortified with high levels of protein, vitamins and carbohydrate ? Include fresh fruits, vegetables, nuts, dried fruits and salads in your meal ? Take plenty of fluids, like juices and soups ? Drink lots...

An Aspirin a Day Keeps Heart Disease Away

... be lowered to less than 7 percent of calories and oily fish or some other source of omega-3 fatty acids eaten at least twice a week. The guidelines discourage women from using hormone replacement therapy and selective estrogen receptor modulators such as the osteoporosis drug raloxifene to prevent hear...

Little Convincing Evidence That Omega-3 Combats Depression

... The main dietary sources of EPA and DHA come from oily fish, while ALA is found mainly in nuts, seeds, and leafy green vegetables. Omega-3 supplements are available over the counter in the form of fish oil. The DTB review looked at published research on the clinical effectiveness of omega-3 fatty aci...

U S Government Allows Non-prescription Diet Pill

...se stools. Side effects range from flatulence to oily stool to occasional loss of bowel control. Consuming a low fat diet could lessen the side effects to certain extent. A multivitamin tablet is recommended along with this drug. Alli is for people who are eighteen years of age and above. This drug is...

How Bacteria Generate Energy to Live?

...the water-like medium inside the cell, through the oily membrane interior, to the water-like environment outside the cell. For this reason, the enzyme is made up of water-soluble and oil-soluble components within a single entity, so it can’t hold its shape in any one solvent. Using a stepwise process, ...

Meningococcal Disease In Uganda

...eningitis Control, along with injection materials, oily chloramphenicol, transport media, and rapid-test kits. Source: Bio-Bio Technology SRI...

Tears Reveal Some of Their Deepest Secrets to Researchers

...ween a layer of mucus and an outer layer of fatty, oily substances collectively called meibum. It’s in t...Ophthalmology and Visual Science. They collected oily meibum secretions from the meibomian glands of healthy volunteers. The meibomian glands are tiny, gr...

Are You Health-Conscious or Tongue- Conscious?

...ads and baked food items are healthier compared to oily stuff. But the fact is that these products are rich in trans fat found in hydrogenated oil. If restaurants replace all sources of artificial Trans fat, the percentage of people suffering from cardiac ailments or obesity would decrease." In spite ...

Balanced Diet is Better than Vitamin Pills

... as long as you are having at least one portion of oily fish a week, you don't need a fish oil supplement either. "That's not to say there's anything wrong with taking a supplement. But what does worry me is that it's so easy to exceed the recommended daily allowance (RDA). "When you read the labels, ...

Madhya Pradesh Tops in Implementing Child Health Scheme

... as long as you are having at least one portion of oily fish a week, you don't need a fish oil supplement either. "That's not to say there's anything wrong with taking a supplement. But what does worry me is that it's so easy to exceed the recommended daily allowance (RDA). "When you read the labels, ...

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