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Got kidney stones? You may remove them at home *****

Saturday July 12, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new case report in Urolithiasis demonstrates that some kidney stones called uric acid stones can be removed at

Mediterranean diet linked to lower Alzheimer's disease risk

July 11, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study in Annals of Neurology suggests that eating Mediterranean diet can reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease, compared with ...
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High-fat diet boosts risk for obesity, diabetes

July 10, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- You may have been told that a high fat diet can help lose weight.  But a new study in the ...
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Healthy diet lowers breast cancer risk

Sunday June 30, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study released in Public Health Nutrition suggests that eating a healthy diet can substantially cut the risk ...
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Cancer's Natural Enemy, Actually Starves It to Death

Editor's comment: Food consumers need to know this: Protein can be used as both a carbon source and nitrogen source, both of which are needed for any tissue/cellular growth such as cancer cell growth. Studies have shown that eating 10 to 11% of energy from protein can reduce the risk of developing cancer in the first place. One reason why Americans have a higher risk of cancer may be that they receive 15% or higher energy from protein, and worse of all, the majority of protein comes from animals. 50 to 70 grams of protein per day, as mentioned in the following article for many people may be equivalent to 15 or 16% of energy from protein, which some researchers like Dr. T Colin Campbell; a Cornell University nutrition professor believes is still too high. ...
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Low carb, high protein diets boost cardiovascular disease risk in women

Wednesday June 26, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Women who eat too little whole grain products and too much meat and or dairy protein have to face ...
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High-Fat Diet Boosts Brain Proteins Linked to Alzheimer's Disease

A high-fat, high-glycemic-index diet increases the concentration of proteins in the brain that are linked to Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study published by ...
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High salt diet boosts gastric cancer risk in those infected with H. pylori

Saturday June 15, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study in Infection and Immunity confirms that a high salt diet can increase the risk of stomach ...
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Eating too much saturated fat may cause infertility in men

Saturday June 15, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Eating too much saturated fat can not only increase the risk for diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer, but also ...
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Vegetarians live longer

Friday June 14, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests that men and women who eat a vegetarian diet can live longer ...
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