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Best dietary practices for patients with CKD

April 17, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — A plant-based diet is an important factor in slowing the progression of chronic kidney disease and improving symptoms, according…
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‘Complicated’ relationship exists between irritable bowel syndrome, low FODMAP diet

April 17, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The FODMAP diet may offer benefits for some patients with irritable bowel syndrome, but is not a fit for all patients, a
In the Journals

Skipping breakfast may increase type 2 diabetes risk

April 9, 2019
Individuals who skipped breakfast were more likely to develop type 2 diabetes, according to research published in the Journal of Nutrition
In the Journals

1 in 5 deaths worldwide linked to poor diet

April 4, 2019
In 2017, a poor diet, defined as one high in sodium and low in whole grains and fruits, contributed to 11 million deaths globally, accounting for…
In the Journals

Sugary drinks marketed to children using same tactics as cigarette companies

April 1, 2019
Cartoon characters — which have been banned from tobacco advertising for nearly 10 years — were just one of the techniques used by…

BLOG: Brain injury may affect sleep, fertility, digestion

March 29, 2019
by Paul Hrkal, ND Concussion is typically managed by a family doctor who recommends rest and limited screen time for a few days. If symptoms…
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Verified meal, sleep window research explores meal timing as weight-loss strategy

March 24, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Eating later into the evening was associated with going to bed later and with having a greater BMI and fat mass in a group of…
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Atrial fibrillation more likely with low-carb diet

March 21, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — A diet low in carbohydrates may lead to a greater risk for atrial fibrillation, according to findings presented at the American…

Reaping the most benefits from food-related studies

March 18, 2019
March may be National Nutrition Month, but the way to obtain a healthy lifestyle through nutrition, or the determinants certain foods and drinks can…
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Plant-based diets with whole grains, fruits and veggies lower CV mortality risk

March 15, 2019
Healthy plant-based diets lowered the risk for total and CVD mortality, whereas unhealthy plant-based diets raised the risk, according to a study…