Dry beans inhibit development of mammary cancer
Madison, WI, February 2, 2009 - As the world seeks new ways to prevent and treat chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer, more research continues to be conducted on the benefits of certain foods in reducing people's risk of contracting these ailments. Legumes in particular are ...
Coffee Beans May Be Newest Stress-Buster
Just inhaling the aroma activated anxiety-relieving genes, rat research shows
FRIDAY, June 13 (HealthDay News) -- Just sniffing that first hot cup of coffee in the morning may help ease some stresses you might be feeling, a South Korean trial indicates.
When rats inhaled the aroma o...
Sports-Formulated Jelly Beans Just as Effective as Sports Drinks
Sports-formulated jelly beans
were just as effective as popular sports drinks and gels in maintaining blood sugar //levels and improving exercise performance among competitive endurance athletes who participated in a study by researchers from the UC Davis Sports Medicine Program.
The study res...
Efficacy Of Sports-Formulated Jelly Beans In Warding Off Fatigue To Be Studied
Researchers from the UC Davis Sports Medicine Program and Nutrition Department are embarking on an unique study to test the effectiveness of three different forms// of carbohydrate supplementation - including sports-formulated jelly beans
- in overcoming fatigue. The researchers plan to use competi...
Kids Fall Ill After Consuming Ricin-Contaminated Castor Beans in China
More than a 100 middle and primary school students in the county of Jingyang, northwest China's Shaanxi Province were apparently poisoned by ricin early on Thursday. //The state media reported that the children were poisoned by ricin, which was found in the castor beans
that they ate.
Green Beans for Cancer Prevention and Treatment.
It is well known that eating green vegetables, beans, nuts, cereals and fruits prevents cancer, now it is found that beans
and wheat bran contains an enzyme inhibitor Inositol // pentakisphosphate which is found to have anti-cancer effects by blocking the action of enzyme Phosphoinositide 3 kinase....
Diabetes and the Magic Beans
Researchers have come out with another boon of the black soya bean-preventing// diabetes.
The scientists from Hanyang University in Seoul who published the results of their study in the Journal of Agricultural Food and Chemistry and the magazine Chemistry and Industry, have sounded that soya be...
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Washington, DC Plastic Surgeon Mark E. Richards, M.D. Says Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy has Staggering Health Benefits that Could Change the Way We Age
...es are hormones of the exact same chemical structures as those found in the human body. They are traditionally derived from an ingredient found in soy beans
and yams. Dr. Richards says non-bio-identical hormones – those that have a different molecular structure than hormones produced by humans - are ...
Beans in Medical Technology
Results From Drug Trials and New Risk Factors Announced at International Alzheimer's Conference
...gnitive functioning. The researchers found that four food categories from the diet plan -- whole grains, vegetables, low-fat dairy foods, and nuts and beans
-- may offer benefits for cognition in late life. We need more research before we can confidently say how much of these foods to include in your diet ...
Risk of Stroke, Heart Disease in Women Lowered by Mediterranean Diet
... the Mediterranean diet requires a shift toward a more plant-based diet, which means eating less meat and getting more protein from plant sources like beans
Researchers, including co-authors Kathryn M. Rexrode, M.D.; Christos S. Mantzoros, M.D.; JoAnn E. Manson, M.D., Dr.P.H.; Walter C. Will...
February 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Diabetes and Heart Disease, Going Vegetarian and Tinnitus
...ay all Americans should eat regularly --- fruits, vegetables, whole grains, beans
and other legumes. Vegetarian diets often are lower in calories than the ty...eals, fortified soy products or by taking a supplement.
Iron: Dried beans
and peas, lentils, enriched cereals, whole-grain products, baked potatoes w...
For Most, Good Oral Care Does More Than Antibiotics to Prevent Dental-Related Heart Problems, Reports the Harvard Heart Letter
...ts were repaired. Also in this issue: -- Driving with a defibrillator -- Interval training and the heart -- Acupuncture and blood pressure -- beans
lower cholesterol -- Ask the Doctor: Does Fosamax cause atrial fibrillation? Can I fly with heart failure? The Harvard Heart Letter is availab...
Beans in Medical Dictionary
..."strict vegetarianism ", excludes all animal products ... A vegetarian diet focuses on plants for food. These include fruits, vegetables, dried beans
and ... Vegetarianism (Nemours Foundation) Return to top. Teenagers ... Information about vegetarianism ... Vegetarianism , a good way to redu...
... cancer and heart ... That was before they knew much about long-term soy use. ... Soy Benefits written by Registered Dietitians. ... Soy beans
contain high amounts of protein, including all essential amino acids ... Soy -food consuming populations of people, like the Chinese and Japane...
...al. All about ricin - a poison from castor beans
- may be used by terrorists - what it is, how to r...y available, easily produced, and derived from the beans
... Ricin , however, would have efficacy as a dis...icin poisoning symptoms, extraction from castor beans
(Ricinis communis) and how it's been used as an ag...
Beans in Biological News
Magic Beans -- Anti-obesity soya could help prevent diabetes
A diet rich in black soya beans
could help control weight, lower fat and cholesterol levels, and aid in the prevention of diabetes, reports Lisa Richards in Chemistry & Industry, the magazine of the SCI.
Yellow soya has already been hailed for its cholesterol lowering capabilities; this is on...
Genome info from 'plant destroyers' could save trees, beans and chocolate
An international team of scientists has published the first two genome sequences from a destructive group of plant pathogens called Phytophthora--a name that literally means "plant destroyer." The more than 80 species of fungus-like Phytophthora (pronounced "fy-TOFF-thor-uh") attack a broad range o...
Domestication of Capsicum annuum chile pepper provides insights into crop origin and evolution
...itors by different prehistoric cultures in Mexico, in contrast to maize and beans
which appear to have been domesticated only once.
Geographical separati...s not significantly influencing genetic diversity, in contrast to maize and beans
seeds, which are traded by farmers across long distances. Less genetic div...
CU-Boulder study shows Maya intensively cultivated manioc 1,400 years ago
...digenous societies living in large cities in tropical Latin America. Corn, beans
and squash have long been known to be staples of the ancient Maya, but they...red deer; and evidence that large quantities of food items like meat, corn, beans
and squash were prepared on-site and dispensed to villagers from the struct...
Another reason to drink a nice cup of shade-grown joe
...hed in the December 23rd issue of Current Biology , a Cell Press publication, reveals another "eco-friendly" reason to select shade-grown coffee over beans
that were grown in the sun: Shade coffee farms not only harbor a diverse array of birds and bats, but they also help to maintain the genetic diversity...
Modified plants may yield more biofuel
...ompromising either the biosynthesis of lignin or the structural rigidity of the plant.
The Penn State geneticists and biochemists took a gene from beans
and engineered it into a poplar tree. This gene produces a protein that inserts itself between two lignin molecules when the lignin polymer is created...
Women double fruit, veggie intake with switch to Mediterranean diet plan
... orange vegetables, such as carrots, red bell peppers and pumpkin
One or more servings a day of other vegetables, such as artichokes, cucumber, green beans
and sugar snap peas
One or more servings a day of vitamin C fruits, such as oranges, mangoes and strawberries
One or more servings a day of other fr...
New 'chemical radar' among national security innovations in ACS podcast
..., areas where large numbers of people might be exposed to attacks.
A new rapid detection method for ricin, a dangerous plant toxin found in castor beans
with no known antidote. With 100 million pounds of castor bean waste produced annually, a potential source of the toxin is readily available. The test...
Bitter-tasting nectar and floral odors optimize outcrossing for plants
...e created (by means of RNA interference) that were unable to produce either nicotine or benzyl acetone; the latter has a sweet odor we know from cocoa beans
and is similar to the smell of jasmine and strawberry. A fourth line of transgenic plants could produce neither nicotine nor benzyl acetone.
Synthetic cocoa chemical slows growth of tumors in human cell lines
...thetic chemical based on a compound found in cocoa beans
slowed growth and accelerated destruction of human... a structure similar to a natural product in cocoa beans
- the same beans
that are used to make chocolate," he says.
Beans in Biological Technology
NCSRP Research Director: "Earlier Planting can Increase Soybean Yields"
...and you're not pushing the early planting envelope, you're probably in the 150,000 to 160,000 live seed range," he adds. "If you're drilling beans
in cold, muddy conditions, you'll be at the higher 190,000 range."
The goal is a final soybean plant stand of 100,000 to 125,000, depending...
Historic Seed Delivery Made in Illinois for First New Soybean Varieties With the Greater Yield Potential of Roundup Ready 2 Yield(TM)
...but with higher
yield potential resulting from advanced gene mapping and insertion technology.
The technology provides higher yields by producing more beans
per pod on the
plant. Roundup Ready 2 Yield soybeans are the next generation of the popular
Roundup Ready(R) technology farmers have used in soybeans ...
Unique profiles, anecdotes increase Millionaire Womens net worth
...ng Millionaire Women, the reader is left with more questions than answers. Do millionaire educators ever dine in restaurants, or do they cook rice and beans
every night? Do millionaire teachers ever take vacations, or do they entertain themselves exclusively with games of Scrabble and Parcheesi? Stanley i...
Could Tommy Thompsons next stop be Transportation, Homeland Security, or the private sector?
... Tommy Thompsons next career move is like attempting to count the number of beans
in a jar. You can see through the glass and make an educated guess but you...e him being in a position that is less than 24-7 demanding.
Counting the beans
looks like a simple job, but what appears so transparent to the public can ...
DEMOfall - A return to simplicity
...e dont reveal the companies that have been selected until the conference begins, but given the sleep deprivation, my guard is down enough to spill the beans
on some of the program segments that represent these fine companies.
If there is a big theme for DEMOfall, it is a move toward simplicity, whether ...
Beans in Biological Definition
...age on each side at the base of the petiole, resembling a small leaf. They may be lasting and not be shed (a stipulate leaf, such as in roses and beans
); or be shed as the leaf expands, leaving a stipule scar on the twig (an exstipulate leaf).
The situation, arrangement, and structure of the stip...
...rder to get the complete proteins vegans needed to do protein combining by getting all amino acids in the same meal (the most common example is eating beans
with rice) but nutritionists now know that the benefits of protein combining can be achieved over a longer period of time. Ovo-lacto vegetarians usu...
Beans in Biological Dictionary
...e risk of stuck fermentation and the development of several wine faults can ... Fermentation is a crucial step in the transformation of cacao beans
to what we ... The principal effect of fermentation is to eliminate or, at least, drastically ... Fermentation is a process of energy productio...