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Study shows putting aggressive cancer on a starvation diet slows tumour growth

Scientists researching one of Britain's deadliest rare cancers, mesothelioma, at...  
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over 5 years ago
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Overnight fasting may reduce breast cancer risk in women

A decrease in the amount of time spent eating and an increase in overnight fasting reduces glucose levels and may reduce the risk of breast cancer among women, report University of California...  
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over 5 years ago
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Enriched broccoli reduces cholesterol

Including a new broccoli variety in the diet reduces blood LDL-cholesterol levels by around 6%, according to the results of human trials led by the Institute of Food Research.  
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over 5 years ago
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Tiny minority of Chinese adults enjoy ideal heart health

Interventions needed to curb heart disease epidemicNearly three out of four Chinese adults have poor cardiovascular health, with poor diet and growing rates of obesity...  
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over 5 years ago
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Mediterranean diet cuts heart disease risk by nearly half

Separate study reveals cardiologists may not be equipped to counsel on heart health dietsAdults who closely followed the Mediterranean diet were 47 percent less likely...  
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over 5 years ago
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Some Gene Mutations May Be Treatable With Diet

Scientists have moved a step closer to correcting some unhealthy gene mutations with diet, according to a new research report appearing in the April 2012 issue of the journal GENETICS.  
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over 5 years ago
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Risk For Two Birth Defects Affected By Overall Quality Of Pregnant Woman's Diet

The overall quality of a pregnant woman's diet is linked with risk for two types of serious birth defects, a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine has shown.  
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over 5 years ago
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Study links a healthy diet to lower risk of COPD

Researchers from the US and France find that a healthy diet - as measured by the Alternate Healthy Eating Index 2010 - could reduce the risk of COPD by up to a third.  
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over 5 years ago
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New report links frequency of diet soda use to waist increases

Those who drink diet soda thinking it will help them shed unwanted belly fat may see their waistlines expand instead.  
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over 5 years ago
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Low Testosterone not just in males: Testosterone, atherosclerosis and obesity may be linked in females

New research in The FASEB Journal suggests that the androgen receptor confers protection against diet-induced atherosclerosis, obesity and dyslipidemia in female...  
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over 5 years ago
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Mediterranean diet linked to improved CV function in erectile dysfunction patients

The Mediterranean diet is linked to improved cardiovascular performance in patients with erectile dysfunction, according to research presented at EuroEcho-Imaging 2014 by Dr Athanasios Angelis...  
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over 5 years ago
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Is a gluten-free diet good for our health?

Increasingly, many of us are choosing to scrap gluten from our diet, even in the absence of an intolerance to the protein. But is this a good dietary choice? We investigate.  
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over 5 years ago
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Dietician's support helps moms of food-allergic kids

Discovering your child has a severe food allergy can be a terrible shock. Even more stressful can be determining what foods your child can and cannot eat, and constructing a new diet which might...  
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over 5 years ago
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Salt, not high blood pressure, may be to blame for that headache

Departing from the belief that a special diet aimed at lowering high blood pressure can ease headaches, a new study suggests it is simply salt intake that is the culprit.  
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over 5 years ago
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A new piece in the 'French paradox' puzzle -- cheese metabolism

Figuring out why the French have low cardiovascular disease rates despite a diet high in saturated fats has spurred research and many theories to account for this phenomenon known as the 'French...  
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over 5 years ago
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New research investigates potential probiotic benefits of a pear-enriched diet

In vitro study also looks at role of pears in management of type 2 diabetes and hypertensionA new in vitro (test tube) study, 'Dietary functional benefits of Bartlett...  
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over 5 years ago
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Healthy diet reduces risk of cardiovascular disease by a third in over-40s

Men and women who adapt their daily diet to meet current UK dietary guidelines could reduce their risk of a heart attack or a stroke by up to a third, according to a new study by King's College...  
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over 5 years ago
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Defective gene could suggest a genetic basis for IBS

Diet, past trauma, infection and anxiety have variously been described as the cause of IBS. Now, researchers claim to have unearthed a clue to a genetic basis for this condition.  
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over 5 years ago
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Survey finds doctors want to learn more about diet and cardiovascular disease prevention

Study from NYU Langone Medical Center shows that nutrition is rated as important as statins for preventing heart diseaseMost physicians are aware of the importance of...  
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over 5 years ago
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Study shows rats fed a dietary fiber supplement had better weight control

A University of Calgary study has found that rats fed a fibre supplement while on a high fat and high sugar diet show a much lower weight gain than those who did not eat the fibre.  
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over 5 years ago