Boston Food Resource Maps Aim to Provide Better Access to Healthy Meal Options
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh's Office of Food Access has created food resource maps in six languages for each of the city's neighborhoods with a goal of improving the availability...
3 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative - 2 articles
Low-Dose Prostate Drug Can Match Standard Dose, Cut Costs
Patients who cannot afford to take abiraterone acetate for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer could benefit just as much from taking just a quarter dose with food...
3 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Eat like a Local, Dine with a Local. It's Restaurant Week in Puerto Vallarta
Foodie alert! If you have not been to Puerto Vallarta yet, you need to go. Several years ago, I had the chance to explore the restaurant and local street food truck scene and...
8 days ago - Healthy Aging
Food Delivery Programs May Reduce Senior Healthcare Costs
Ensuring that vulnerable elderly are well-fed could trim their healthcare costs, especially for emergency-room visits, U.S. researchers say. Reuters Health Information
9 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Triple play: EWG posts ‘Dirty Dozen' list of fresh produce items
Editor's note: This opinion piece by Sonya Lunder, senior analyst for the Environmental Working Group, is part of a three-piece presentation today by Food Safety News. To read...
12 days ago - Food Safety - 3 articles
Prostate cancer: How a full stomach could improve treatment
A new study finds that the prostate cancer drug Zytiga is more effective, as well as cheaper, when taken with food, as opposed to on an empty stomach.
19 days ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
Taking a standard prostate cancer drug with food boosts impact, lowers cost
By taking a high-cost drug with a low-fat meal - instead of on an empty stomach, as prescribed - prostate cancer patients could decrease their daily dose, prevent digestive...
22 days ago - ScienceDaily
Prostate Cancer Drug Most Effective When Paired With Good Food
Taking abiraterone acetate, marketed as Zytiga, a standard prostate cancer drug with food boosts impact and lowers costs when paired with good food. Abiraterone's ability to...
22 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
11 Things in Your Kitchen You Need to Throw Away Now
When it comes to keeping or tossing the stuff in our kitchens, we tend to waffle: Do I need to get rid of that old cutting board? Is this leftover chicken still good? To get to...
1 month ago - Time
High protein diet reduces risk of Alzheimer's disease, research finds
A diet high in protein-rich foods such as meat and legumes reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, new research from Edith Cowan University has found.
1 month ago - News Medical - 4 articles
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Global Intake of Dietary Calcium in Adults
A new online interactive map by the International Osteoporosis Foundation shows wide global variation in calcium intake.
Melanoma Skin Cancers Linked With Reduced Risk of Alzheimer's Disease
Diagnosis of malignant melanoma was associated with a 61% reduced risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
Tumor Evolution can Help Predict Prostate Cancer Severity
Tumor evolution can help assess the aggressiveness of prostate cancer accurately and also helps determine what type of treatment can be given to the patient.
Teen Invites The Rock To Her Prom And His Response Is The Absolute Best
The Rock made sure this teen would be the envy of her whole school Can we please just elect Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson president? I'd also settle for just meeting him once...
Acupuncture helps alleviate menopausal symptoms
Most older women will tell you menopause is a difficult stage in life. They experience hot flashes, night sweats, irregular periods, and a loss of libido, among others. These...
How Glucose Monitors Affect Healthcare Spending
Continuous glucose monitors offer benefits to type 1 diabetes patients, such as measuring glucose in real time, but can be costly. However, a new study , published April 12...
Simple prostatectomy for BPH: Surgeons demonstrate robotic approaches
These videos illustrate a robotic solution to the complex problem of very large prostate glands causing severe lower urinary tract symptoms. Although many approaches have been...
Even Mild Brain Injuries May Increase Your Chances of Getting Parkinson's...
Even relatively mild brain injuries may increase your risk of developing the neurodegenerative condition Parkinson's disease , according to a new study . The research, which...
VIDEO: Tips for improving MIPS score, avoiding penalties
NEW ORLEANS - A practice assessment of a practice's documentation policies is an important step that may reveal some of the reporting requirements are already being performed...
A single concussion may increase risk of Parkinson's disease
People who have been diagnosed with a mild concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury, may have a 56 percent increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease.