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Vegan Diets Improve Thyroid Function

Vegan diets protect against hypothyroidism, according to a new study published in the journal Nutrients. As part of the Adventist Health Study 2, 65,981 men and

Plant-Based Diets Better for Weight Loss

A plant-based diet leads to more weight loss, according to findings presented at the Obesity Society’s annual conference. Researchers followed 63 obese and overweight adults ...
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Vegan Diets Associated with Lower Weights - study

People who follow vegan diets weigh less and consume more protective nutrients such as beta carotene and fiber, according to a study published in next ...
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Higher dietary acid load increases risk of diabetes ***

Contact: Dr Guy FagherazziGuy.FAGHERAZZI@gustaveroussy.fr33-142-116-140Diabetologia  Study is the first to show higher dietary acid load increases risk of diabetes A study of more than 60 000 women has ...
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Fatty Diets Linked to Cancer and Early Death

Diets high in saturated fats and sugar may increase your risk of death from gastrointestinal cancers, including stomach and esophageal, according to a presentation at ...
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Intermittent fasting can extend your life span

Sunday Nov 1, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Both intermittent fasting and chronic calorie restriction may extend a person's life span.  A study published in the Journal ...
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Children Develop Ideas about "Good" and "Bad" Foods Early

Children develop ideas about whether foods are healthful or not at an early age, according to a study published in the journal Appetite. Researchers observed 172 ...
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Assessing the U.S. Population’s Sodium Intake

An ARS food-survey tool proves accurate in estimating the amount of sodium consumed by volunteers.(D2457-1)   Sodium intake has become a hot topic as public policymakers address ...
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Caloric restriction boosts serum testosterone in obese men

Friday Nov 08, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Calorie restriction can help increase the serum concentration of the male sexual hormone testosterone in obese men, according to ...
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Nutrition and the Risk of Alzheimer's Disease - review

by Nan Hu, Jin-Tai Yu, Lin Tan, Ying-Li Wang, Lei Sun,and Lan Tan...
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