Pregnant women unable to quit smoking should take vitamin C pills
A new study led by Oregon Health & Science University has found that pregnant women who smoke and take a vitamin C pills daily had babies with healthier airways at three months...
2 hours ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Could DIY blood tests free you from the GP?
Over the past five years, the array of do-it-yourself health tests has mushroomed, promising to aid diagnosis of everything from vitamin deficiencies to heart disease.
3 hours ago - Daily Mail
Brussels sprouts could cut your risk of cancer
An average 80g serving provides more vitamin C than an orange, all your vitamin K needs , and more fibre than a slice of brown bread.
4 hours ago - Daily Mail
Why Your Doctor is Wrong About Cholesterol
Cholesterol is a waxy substance found in nearly every cell of your body and is essential to good health. It plays a role in hormone production, digestion and the manufacture of...
10 hours ago - Mercola
Melanoma Is a Disease of Office Workers
In this interview with the late Dr. Robert Heaney, Creighton University professor of medicine and renowned researcher in the field of bone biology and vitamin D, 1 he admits...
10 hours ago - Mercola
Prenatal Vitamin D May Prevent Schizophrenia - But Really?
As tantalizing as the findings of a new study may be, no real cause and effect has been established with this 'lifestyle biomarker ,' says Dr Perry Wilson. Medscape
14 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Protein bioavailability of Wolffia globosa duckweed, a novel aquatic plant, - a randomized controlled trial
While the world is extensively looking for alternatives to animal protein sources, it is not clear which plant sources can provide the requisite full complement of essential...
19 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition
Chickpea Pasta With Squash And Broccoli
This colorful dinner flips the usual pasta/veggie ratio by serving up a generous amount of broccoli and vitamin A-rich butternut squash with protein-packed chickpea pasta. For...
19 hours ago - Health
Evaluation of vitamin D3 and omega-3 fatty acids on risk reduction for heart disease, cancer and stroke in patients without a history of these illnesses.
1 day ago - Healio
Make your morning bowl savory instead of sweet, and then pile on the veg. This Tex-Mex-inspired oatmeal gets folate and vitamin K from spinach, protein and fiber from beans...
1 day ago - Health
The headlines of Master Doctor
One week of bad air can raise the risk of miscarriage by 16%, study warns
We know that living in polluted cities is damaging to a developing fetus, but for the first time, University of Utah researchers have found that even short-term spikes in bad...
How many pregnant women smoke in your town?
NHS figures for England have revealed one in 10 women across the country smoke tobacco while they're pregnant, and only 31 areas are below the national target of six per cent...
Flu jab is a lifesaver for heart failure patients
Researchers from the University of Copenhagen, led by cardiologist Dr Daniel Modin, urge for the flu jab to become part of the standard treatment for heart failure, like beta...
Cannabis addiction treatment is a success in clinical trial
The trial by Yale University included 70 men aged 18 to 55, who either got the treatment or a placebo before cutting out cannabis. Those who got the treatment had fewer...
More than 12,000 people are needlessly suffering heart attacks
People who take strong statins correctly are 33% less likely to die, a British study has found. Experts are concerned doctors are prescribing doses which are too weak.
60% of US adults don't do ANY muscle-strengthening exercises
Federal guidelines say US adults should be doing push-ups, weight lifting and sit-ups at least twice a week to maintain good health and lower the risks of diabetes, heart...
Just say no to cookie dough: CDC urges Americans to avoid the gooey delight
Raw eggs carry salmonella risk, and flour carries and E. coli risk - both of which can leave you sick for days, or even hospitalized.
Ivy League schools slammed for terrible mental health care in damning new report
None of the eight Ivy League schools met the Ruderman Family Foundation's criteria for mental health care for their students, a new report assessing the nation's top...
Establishing Positive Memories can Fight Off Anxiety Disorders
Anchoring positive memories after a traumatic incident can help in the treatment of anxiety-related problems and post- traumatic stress disorder .
Is acne genetic? World first study makes a 'huge leap forward' in finding...
Researchers from the National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' analysed the DNA of 26,700 people, of which 5,600 had acne.