Nutrition - Fitness

PET Scans Show No Brain GABA Receptor Deficiency in Autism

10 minutes ago   |   Medscape

The potential therapeutic target of brain GABA type A deficiency linked to reduced receptors is undercut by an imaging study showing no reduction in receptors, although...
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Smartphone ECG Can Spot AF in Acute Stroke, Add to Holter Data

1 hour ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

However, using a smartphone for electrocardiography in hospitalized stroke patients 'is only one of several methods, and it's probably not going to be a gold standard,' but...
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Nutrition Champions Win World Food Prize

2 hours ago   |   Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

GAIN's Executive Director Dr. Lawrence Haddad and Dr. David Nabarro , of Imperial College London and 4SD , have been awarded the 2018 World Food Prize at a ceremony in Des...
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Characteristics and reference values of fat mass index and fat free mass index by bioelectrical impedance analysis in an adult population

4 hours ago   |   Clinical Nutrition

We aim to examine the influence of sex, age, region and ethnicity on fat mass index and fat free mass index , and to establish FMI and FFMI reference values in Chinese adults.
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10 highlights from the CRN Science Workshop

10 highlights from the CRN Science Workshop

5 hours ago   |   NutraIngredients-USA

The dust has settled on another The Workshop, CRNâs Day of Science, where early life nutrition, the microbiome, and the importance of sleep took center stage.
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Study: Children with autism are more likely to be overweight, obese

5 hours ago   |   News Medical

A new study by researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , the University of Pennsylvania and six other centers reveals that children with developmental delays...
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T3 Performance samples fitness best in 'Barbell Tapcon': Stretching Out

T3 Performance samples fitness best in 'Barbell Tapcon': Stretching Out

6 hours ago   |   Health and Fitness

Although familiar individually, the various elements of the new 'Barbell Tapcon' class at T3 Performance together added up to something utterly fresh, an eclectic and thorough...
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One ill in Sweden due to mislabeled beans; favism suspected

6 hours ago   |   Food Safety

One person in Sweden has fallen ill after incorrectly preparing chickpeas and beans that were not labelled correctly. Sweden issued a Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed...
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McCain Foods recall causes Hy-Vee to recall meat, poultry, potato products

6 hours ago   |   Food Safety

Grocery retailer Hy-Vee Inc. is recalling some of its meat, poultry, and potato products because they contain mushrooms and tomatoes that McCain Foods has recalled because of...
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Study documents that irrigating crops with wastewater can spread disease

6 hours ago   |   Food Safety

Urban farmers growing vegetables in Africa could accidentally be helping to spread disease by irrigating crops with wastewater, according to researchers. In a report published...
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Healthy lifestyle choices halve the risk of cardiovascular disease in...

Healthy lifestyle choices halve the risk of cardiovascular disease in diabetes patients

When we think of type 2 diabetes we generally think about glucose and insulin, and imagine that patients with this condition mainly need to be concerned about maintaining... Read more ...

ADHD and Thyroid Conditions Linked to Overuse of Fluoride in Water

ADHD and Thyroid Conditions Linked to Overuse of Fluoride in Water

Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Studies linking ADHD and thyroid conditions to overuse of fluoride in tap water were released this... Read more ...

Personalized nutrition approaches helping to drive evolution of supplement...

Personalized nutrition approaches helping to drive evolution of supplement retailing

Personalized nutrition is being folded into the ongoing evolution of retailing in the dietary supplement space, market experts say. Read more ...

Trader Joe's salads, Mary's Harvest wraps recalled for risk from corn

Trader Joe's salads, Mary's Harvest wraps recalled for risk from corn

Mary's Harvest Fresh Foods Inc. is recalling its branded wrap sandwiches and Trader Joe's brand salads because they include corn from a third-party supplier that might be... Read more ...

Omega 3 Fatty Acids Help Fight Breast Cancer

Omega 3 Fatty Acids Help Fight Breast Cancer

Diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may delay the development and spread of breast cancer, found new study. Read more ...

Earlier diabetes diagnosis results in higher risk for other life-threatening...

Earlier diabetes diagnosis results in higher risk for other life-threatening diseases including cancer, heart disease, stroke

Even though Type 2 diabetes was previously regarded as a disease that usually affected older individuals, the global epidemic of obesity has seen diagnoses soar among young... Read more ...

Take Your Cardio to the Next Level With These Tips to Burn More Calories

Take Your Cardio to the Next Level With These Tips to Burn More Calories

Time is precious and no more so than in the gym. You want to get in, work it, and get out - well. .. and maybe hit the steam room for a quick five minutes. If cardio machines... Read more ...

Effects of a high-fat diet are reduced with the golden tickseed

Effects of a high-fat diet are reduced with the golden tickseed

Good news for diabetics: A study, published in Chinese Herbal Medicines, revealed that the golden tickseed can be used to treat insulin resistance. The researchers, who were... Read more ...

Top 7 MISTAKES most parents make when their kids get sick

Top 7 MISTAKES most parents make when their kids get sick

If there's one thing the U.S. mass media has taught a hundred million parents to do when their kids start getting sick is to panic and make dumb choices that usually end up... Read more ...

A tropical fruit found to be an effective natural fruit fly killer

A tropical fruit found to be an effective natural fruit fly killer

There is an irony about a tropical fruit providing a natural means of killing a fruit fly. Brazilian researchers investigated the possibility of using extracts from the seeds... Read more ...