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Psyllium fiber lowers cholesterol

A new study published online in British Journal of Nutrition on 13 November 2014 suggests that supplementation with psyllium fiber can help lower cholesterol in

Carnitine supplements help metabolic symdrome

Saturday Feb 28, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Scientists at Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine in Czech Republic conducted an animal model study and found that ...
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Chinese yam extract prevents obesity

Sunday Feb 15, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- High fat diet is known to induce obesity.  A new study led by H.W. Gil at Soonchunhyang University Cheonan ...
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Fish oil benefits can be null when polluted with PCBs

Saturday Feb 14, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Agneta Åkesson at Institute of Environmental Medicine Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden and colleagues published a study that suggests ...
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Lutein, zeaxanthin, vitamin C linked to telomere length

Sunday Feb 14, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A. Sen and colleagues at Medical University of Graz in Graz, Austria published a study (1) to suggest that ...
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Iron supplementation helps recover after blood donation - study

U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesNATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH NIH NewsNational Institutes of Health, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) <ttp://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/>Embargoed for ...
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Green tea fights obesity

Friday Jan 30, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Green tea extract may be used as a dietary supplement to treat obesity or help weight loss, according to ...
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Alpa-lipoic acid helps weight loss

Monday Jan 19, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study 1) in the journal Obesity suggests that supplementation with alpha-lipoic acid or alpha-lipoic acid plus eicosapentaenoic acid ...
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Fructans protect against colon cancer

Sunday Jan 18, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Prebiotic fructans from the Agave genus as well as other inulin-like fructans may be used to prevent colon cancer, ...
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Propionate supplement reduces energy intake, prevents weight gain

Saturday Jan 17, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Dietary fibers, particularly those soluble dietary fibers are subject to fermentation in the gut leading to the formation of ...
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