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Posted on Aug. 18, 2016, 6 a.m. in Functional Foods Diet Weight and Obesity
Will a Protein Become the Next Big Sweetener?

Brazzein, a fruit protein, is 2,000 times sweeter than sugar, and has fewer calories.

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Posted on Aug. 5, 2016, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Diabetes Diet Stroke
Beware Sugary Beverages

As little as 1 or 2 servings of sugary drinks each day has been found to dramatically increase the risk of heart attack or fatal heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and stroke.

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Posted on Aug. 2, 2016, 6 a.m. in Diet Immune System Inflammation
Saturated Fats Damage Health by Promoting Inflammation

Eating high levels of saturated fat triggers an influx of immune system cells into tissues, thereby promoting inflammation and tissue damage.

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Posted on July 28, 2016, 6 a.m. in Arthritis Diet
Tomatoes May Trigger Gout

Study suggests that tomatoes may be the fourth most common gout trigger food.

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Posted on July 21, 2016, 6 a.m. in Diet Longevity and Age Management
Calorie Restriction Modifies Risk Factors for Age-Related Diseases

Sustained calorie restriction in humans has been shown to modify risk factors for age-related diseases and influence indicators associated with longer life span.

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Posted on July 13, 2016, 6 a.m. in Weight and Obesity Diet
Fructose Feeds Fat

The simple carbohydrate is linked to increase in fat deposits and body weight.

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Posted on July 4, 2016, 6 a.m. in Cancer Diet Nutrition
Safe Grilling Secret Revealed

Marinating meats in beer before grilling them helps to reduce levels of cancer-causing compounds.

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Posted on June 15, 2016, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Diet Nutrition
Mediterranean Mechanism

A diet in monounsaturated fats, fiber, legumes, dairy, fish; moderate alcohol intake & increased amounts of  sleep may reduce post-meal blood triglyceride levels.

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Posted on June 2, 2016, 6 a.m. in Aging Diet Nutrition
Fiber Intake Linked to Successful Aging

Eating the right amount of fiber helps to avoid disease and disability into old age.

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Posted on May 30, 2016, 6 a.m. in Diet Cancer Functional Foods
Chamomile Tea May Reduce Thyroid Cancer Risk

Drinking chamomile tea, may offer some protection against thyroid cancer and other benign thyroid diseases.

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