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Genotype associated with high-risk body fat patterns in black, white obese children

September 17, 2018
The FADS1 genotype was associated with an unfavorable body composition and high-risk body fat distribution patterns in black and white children with…
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Omega-3 fatty acids may help ease anxiety symptoms

September 14, 2018
Results from a systematic review and meta-analysis showed that treatment with omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may help reduce symptoms in…
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Whole grains prevent type 2 diabetes

September 13, 2018
Consuming 16 g of whole grains, including rye, oat or wheat cereals, per day was associated with a reduced risk for type 2 diabetes, according to…
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High-dose folic acid supplements fail to prevent preeclampsia

September 13, 2018
Taking 4 mg of folic acid or more after the first trimester did not prevent preeclampsia among pregnant women at high risk for the condition…
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Beverages with added fructose may increase allergy risk

September 10, 2018
Teenagers who excessively consumed beverages with free, or added, fructose had a fivefold increase in allergy symptoms, according to an analysis of…
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Lifestyle modification reduces need for BP medication

September 10, 2018
Lifestyle interventions may be effective replacements for antihypertensive medications in adults with overweight or obesity and hypertension…
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Changes in meal timings may reduce body fat

September 7, 2018
Practicing time-restricted feeding that pushes breakfast later and dinner earlier, a type of intermittent fasting, may help people lose body fat…
In the Journals

Gluten-free diet fails to improve microscopic colitis symptoms in patients without celiac disease

September 7, 2018
Dietary gluten intake does not appear to be linked to a risk for microscopic colitis in women, according to research published in The American
In the Journals

Hunter-gatherer lifestyle can alter children’s gut microbiome

August 29, 2018
Children from an urban environment as old as 7 years might be able to alter their gut microbiome diversity by switching to a more traditional…
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‘Futile’ neutropenic diets should be abandoned for individuals with cancer

August 29, 2018
Routine use of the neutropenic diet for patients with cancer should be abandoned, according to a paper published in Journal of Hospital Medicine