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Low-salt, heart-healthy dash diet as effective as drugs for some adults with high blood pressure

Added: 22.11.2017 13:14 | 0 views | 0 comments

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A study of more than 400 adults with prehypertension, or stage 1 high blood pressure, found that combining a low-salt diet with the heart-healthy DASH diet substantially lowers systolic blood pressure -- the top number in a blood pressure test -- especially in people with higher baseline systolic readings.

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Disordered eating among young adults found to have long-term negative health effects

Added: 21.11.2017 9:52 | 0 views | 0 comments

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According to a recent study, disordered eating among young adults has long-term effects on their health. Disordered eating among 24-year-old women and men was an indicator of higher body weight, larger waist circumference and lower psychological well-being as well as a lower self-evaluation of general health both at age 24 and ten years later.

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Sleeve gastrectomy, common weight-loss surgery, lowers women's tolerance to alcohol

Added: 20.11.2017 13:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Women who have had gastric sleeve surgery to lose weight may want to consider limiting the number of alcoholic drinks they consume post-surgery. A new study found that after undergoing sleeve gastrectomy, women could be legally intoxicated after drinking half the number of drinks than women who did not have this surgery.

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Redefining obesity in postmenopausal women

Added: 20.11.2017 12:27 | 2 views | 0 comments

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There is no doubt the prevalence of obesity has increased significantly across all age groups, creating greater health risks. What exactly constitutes obesity, however, is subject to debate, especially for postmenopausal women who have a different body composition than younger women. A study now demonstrates that the long-accepted BMI definition for obesity may no longer be accurate.

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Dieting combined with high-intensity exercise helpful in reducing risk of weight regain, study finds

Added: 20.11.2017 12:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Combining a calorie-restricted diet with high-intensity interval training could be a solution for reducing weight regain after weight loss, researchers report.

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Cardiorespiratory fitness is essential to reduce risk of coronary heart disease

Added: 20.11.2017 12:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

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New findings emphasize the importance of measuring and maintaining aerobic fitness.

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Proteins in breastmilk protect offspring against food allergy

Added: 20.11.2017 9:37 | 0 views | 0 comments

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The breastmilk of mothers exposed to egg during pregnancy and breastfeeding has been found to protect nursing newborns against egg allergy symptoms. This research in mice reinforces recent guidance that women should not avoid allergenic foods while they are pregnant or breastfeeding.

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When vegetables are closer in price to chips, people eat healthier

Added: 17.11.2017 21:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

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A new study determined that the difference in price of healthy foods compared to unhealthy foods plays a significant role in whether people have a healthy diet.

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Like a baby: The vicious cycle of childhood obesity and snoring

Added: 17.11.2017 15:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Scientists looked at the relationships among maternal snoring, childhood snoring and children's metabolic characteristics -- including body mass index (BMI) and insulin resistance, which reflects future risk for developing diabetes and cardiovascular disease -- in approximately 1,100 children followed from gestation through early adolescence.

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Link between obesity and cancer is not widely recognized

Added: 17.11.2017 10:37 | 9 views | 0 comments

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A new study has shown that the majority of people in the United Kingdom do not understand the connection between weight issues and cancer. Obesity is associated with thirteen types of cancer, including those of the breast, kidney, bowel, and womb. However, after surveying 3293 adults, taken as representative of the UK population, researchers found that only a quarter of respondents were aware of the link between obesity and cancer.

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Uninsured heart attack, stroke patients face ‘catastrophic’ costs

Added: 16.11.2017 9:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Heart attack and stroke patients without medical insurance face “devastating” health care costs that can bankrupt them, research shows.

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Vegan diet as lifestyle choice and the need for risk communication

Added: 15.11.2017 23:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Tofu sausages on the barbecue, followed by cake made with bananas instead of eggs? There is no doubt that the vegan diet is in vogue. Alongside the proven positive effects on health, however, there are also risks.

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Gut microbes can protect against high blood pressure

Added: 15.11.2017 23:24 | 7 views | 0 comments

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Microbes living in your gut can help protect against the effects of a high-salt diet, according to a new study.

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Does this one gene fuel obesity?

Added: 15.11.2017 15:27 | 8 views | 0 comments

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Variants in a gene called ankyrin-B -- carried by millions of Americans -- could cause people to put on pounds through no fault of their own, new research demonstrates.

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Obesity during pregnancy may lead directly to fetal overgrowth, study suggests

Added: 15.11.2017 13:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Obesity during pregnancy -- independent of its health consequences such as diabetes -- may account for the higher risk of giving birth to an atypically large infant, according to researchers.

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Gobbling your food may harm your waistline and heart

Added: 14.11.2017 19:50 | 7 views | 0 comments

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People who eat slowly are less likely to become obese or develop metabolic syndrome, a cluster of heart disease, diabetes and stroke risk factors, according to preliminary research.

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New spin on how 'beige' fat cells burn calories

Added: 14.11.2017 13:26 | 9 views | 0 comments

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It has been known for decades that low temperatures can trigger specialized fat cells to burn energy to produce heat, but in a new study, researchers have discovered a new heat-producing pathway in fat cells that works by burning excess blood glucose, suggesting a potential new approach to treating metabolic disorders such as obesity and type 2 diabetes.

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Increased taxes on high fat and high sugar foods will help improve children’s diets

Added: 14.11.2017 12:29 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Increasing the tax on high fat and high sugar foods will help improve children’s diets. This is one of the recommendations from a new report that includes recommendations that are aimed at tackling the causes of poor diets in children.

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Eating regular variety of nuts associated with lower risk of heart disease

Added: 14.11.2017 12:29 | 0 views | 0 comments

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People who regularly eat nuts, including peanuts, walnuts and tree nuts, have a lower risk of developing cardiovascular disease or coronary heart disease compared to people who never or almost never eat nuts, according to a new study. The study is the largest to date looking at frequency of nut consumption in relation to incident cardiovascular disease.

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Sugary beverage consumption in US declining but remains high among certain groups

Added: 14.11.2017 9:13 | 1 views | 0 comments

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Consumption of sodas and other sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) fell for both children and adults between 2003 and 2014, according to a new study. But despite this positive trend, the researchers found, consumption remains high among adolescents and young adults, and is particularly high among black, Mexican American, and non-Mexican Hispanic populations.

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Source: www.sciencedaily.com

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