Latest News for Diet And Weight Management

Natural and home remedies for a sore throat

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
Learn about the different natural remedies that may alleviate symptoms of a sore throat, what over-the-counter remedies may work, and when to see a doctor.
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Cholesterol test: Uses, what to expect, results

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PST
What are the risks of cholesterol and who should have a test? Learn about what to expect with the test, what the results mean, and treatment options.
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Cholesterol levels by age: Differences and recommendations

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST
How do the levels of cholesterol differ by age naturally and what are the healthy levels for different age groups? What are the treatment options?
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Food additive found in candy, gum could alter digestive cell structure and function

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST
The ability of small intestine cells to absorb nutrients and act as a barrier to pathogens is "significantly decreased" after chronic exposure to nanoparticles of titanium dioxide, a common food...
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Carbs help the body recover after intense workout

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST
A review of existing research suggests eating carbohydrates either during or immediately after intense exercise helps the body's immune system to recover.
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Vitamin B-3 successfully prevents glaucoma in mice

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST
New mouse study finds a way to prevent glaucoma in genetically predisposed mice. This could pave the way for safer treatments for glaucoma patients.
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Unsaturated fatty acid may reverse aging effect of obesity

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST
Obesity, or a high fat diet, can lead to changes in the immune system similar to those observed with aging. That's what research published in Experimental Physiology suggests.
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B vitamins may improve schizophrenia symptoms

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:00:00 PST
The first meta-analysis of its kind reviews data from 18 clinical trials to conclude that B vitamins have a positive effect on schizophrenia symptoms.
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New evidence that vitamin D prevents respiratory infections

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:00:00 PST
Whether vitamin D supplements reduce the risk of acute respiratory infections is a hotly debated topic. A new meta-analysis swings in vitamin D's favor.
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