Thursday, March 1, 2012

Diet and the Cancer Patient

Diet and the Cancer Patient
In particular, a healthy diet can be an important tool in your fight against cancer. Certain nutrients can affect tumors and your health during cancer treatment. • Yourdiet can reduce your risk for developing some kinds of cancers, but according to ...


Want the new diet pill? You may not be able to get it
Don't miss these Health stories What's driving the rise in teen knee blowouts? At just 15, Kyra Kline has already injured both her knees playing her favorite sport, basketball. A new study by researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia finds ...

Trans Fats May Raise Stroke Risk in Older Women
U.S. News & World Report
By Ellin Holohan THURSDAY, March 1 (HealthDay News) - Here's one more reason to avoid trans fats in your diet, especially if you are an older woman: A new study found a 39 percent increased risk of stroke among postmenopausal women who ate the highest ...

DASH diet helps heart
But the Health Promotion and Wellness team aboard MCB Camp Lejeune knows that healthyservice members need to be more than physically fit and mentally tough: they need to be properly fed. The Healthy Heart Class offered by Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune's ...

Out Of Africa: A Heritage Of Health
By Sue McCrory For years now we've heard the health benefits of a MediterraneanDiet — its whole-grain, loooong on fresh produce and olive oil regimen, with lots of fish and a bit of red wine and dairy added in. For many of you reading, ...


Diet Soda, the Silent Killer?
Mother Jones
What is this thing called diet soda? Here are the ingredients of one of the best-selling brands, Diet Pepsi: My favorite line on that list is the "preserves freshness" that follows potassium benzoate. The freshness of what, precisely?

Mother Jones

Kids eat and drink way too much added sugar, the CDC says
Los Angeles Times
The data here is on US kids between the ages of 2 and 19, culled from the government's National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey: * Boys consumed an average 361 calories' worth of added sugar each day. For girls, the daily average was 282.

Los Angeles Times

How To Join the Live Healthy Lynchburg Campaign
Lynchburg, VA - This week, Lynchburg Mayor Joan Foster challenged the city to go on a diet and shed 12 tons in 2012. This get healthy campaign has already attracted several dozen followers and keeps on growing. The campaign has been in the works for ...

Gluten-Triggered Illness: The State of the Science
WebMD (blog)
There are also people who develop symptoms from gluten exposure who do not have Celiac Disease—their blood tests and biopsies may be normal, but symptoms still occur that improve with a gluten-restricted diet. Some of these people have gluten allergy, ...

WebMD (blog)

Metz Culinary Management Promotes Healthy & Balanced Diet for National ...
PR Web (press release)
“A balanced diet and healthy food choices is something we stress to all of our accounts throughout the year,” said Maureen Gallagher, Vice President of Marketing at Metz Culinary Management. “Our promotion for National Nutrition Month is a way we can ...

Lifescript Launches New Healthy Food Section
Bradenton Herald
"Delicious, easy-to-prepare dishes for every health need is now at readers' fingertips," Berger says.Weight loss is a key focus of Lifescript's Food section, too. "Many of our readers want to lose weight in a safe, nutrition-filled way," she says.

Sweet health
The Hindu
Experts believe that the presence of micronutrients makes jaggery a wholesome addition to your diet. “It has many benefits, ranging from its negligible sodium content to the presence of many minerals,” says Saran. “It is an ideal choice for active ...

The Hindu

Fatty diet linked to gestational diabetes
Bend Bulletin
A new study from the National Institutes of Health suggests that women who consumed a diet high in animal fat and cholesterol before pregnancy are at higher risk for gestational diabetes than women whose pre-pregnancy diets were lower in animal fat and ...

Burke Woman Could Win Big on Genghis Grill Diet Competition
After that, Meyer resolved to lose weight to improve her health and to be able to ride her favorite roller coasters. Now she's getting help from an unusual place — national restaurant chain Genghis Grill, which opened its Kingstowne location last year ...

Healthy eats at CSUN for Nutrition Month
Daily Sundial
Throughout campus there are fast food chains and non-brand name food vendors that all have options for students to create a healthy diet. Ellen Bauersfeld, a registered dietitian at the Klotz StudentHealth Center, worked with Betsy Corrigan (the ...

Gluten-free diet eases autism, say parents
Futurity: Research News
(Credit: Jess Hamilton / Flickr) PENN STATE (US) — A gluten-free, casein-free diet may lead to behavior and physiological improvement in children with autism spectrum disorders. A recent study by researchers at Penn State is the first to use survey ...

Qnexa Weight-Loss Pill Approval: Five Non-Dieting Meds People Take to Cut Fat
International Business Times
The Qnexa weight-loss pill, if it is approved by the FDA--which has stated it may come to a decision regarding the new diet med as early as April--would be the only the second such long-term prescription drug available in the United States aimed at ...

International Business Times

Super obese mother who weighed more than her partner and four children ...
Daily Mail
But she more than halved her body weight after going on a strict diet before having a gastric sleeve fitted. Marie, a housewife from Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, said: 'At my heaviest, I couldn't even get up the stairs - I was forced to sleep on ...

Daily Mail

Emma Hollingworth: My daughter's diet of endless sports and healthy food
The Star
She is just naturally healthy. She instinctively loves all the right foods – fruit, vegetables, fish and chicken. She loves all the wrong things too though, so she is still a typical child, thankfully. She will devour a packet of sweets with the same ...

Unexpected sources lead to high sodium diet
Medill Reports: Chicago
by Lisa Barbellaand Laura Mihelich Salt can cause numerous health issues, including high blood pressure. Many Americans consume more than the recommended amount of sodium. Ninety percent of Americans eat too much sodium and most of it comes from ...

Medill Reports: Chicago

Fatty diet a stroke risk for postmenopausal women
Study findings now available in Annals of Neurology, a journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the American Neurological Association and Child Neurology Society, suggest aspirin use may moderate the stroke risk caused by a diet high in trans ...
Sugar makes up 16% of kids' daily diet
About 16% of their daily calories come from sugar, according to a new report released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. By sugar the report means sugars in processed foods like soda, ...

6 Healthy Eating Tips for Weight Loss
Find out more about a few extra diet strategies which help you stay healthy and energetic during your slimming project. Embrace some of the 6 healthy eating tips for weight loss below and sculpt your silhouette like a real pro. Avoid high-calorie foods ...

Weight Loss Tips – The Steps to Take to Ensure a Successful Diet
Newsolio (blog)
Actually 'diet' suggests the consumption of quality food in the right quantities to achieve and maintain good health. It therefore, need not mean anything negative, as popular opinion believes it to be, because there is a good side to dieting as well.
Newsolio (blog)

Ladner nurse credits acupuncture, diet for ending two-year infertility battle
Vancouver Sun
They struck up a conversation, and when they found they were both nurses started talking about holistic approaches to health. “I had never considered a more holistic approach,” Waterman said. “It was perfect timing.” She had tried her first in vitro ...

Cucina Antica® Recommended in Bread is the Devil by Heather Bauer, RD, CDN
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
New York based nutritionist and author, Heather Bauer, RD, CDN, recommends Cucina Antica® in her latest book, Bread Is the Devil: Win the Weight Loss Battle by Taking Control of Your DietDemons Mt. Kisco, NY (PRWEB) February 29, 2012 New York based ...

Begin to Lose: A Guide to Starting Fat Loss
by Jason Maxwell · Thursday, March 1st, 2012 08:08 am GMT -5 · Health This post was written by guest contributor and trainer Jason Maxwell. The views expressed herein are his and his alone. For more from Jason, visit his website,

Gluten-Free Diet Craze: Booming
Some hope a gluten-free diet will reduce other health issues. Some think it will help them lose weight--but Moore says it may do just the opposite. "If they go for the gluten-free bakery items,” Moore warned. “Often they add more fat and more calories ...

Searching Out The Is The Paleo Diet Healthy | Gold World
By Barbara
Searching Out The Is The Paleo Diet Healthy. 2012 March 1. by Barbara. My spouse essentially varieties the components by hand in order that he / she results using a pretty weighty insert. Should you ever inquire a standard man what they ...
Gold World

Boxer Uses Vegan Diet | Care2 Healthy Living
By Jake Richardson
The fact he is using a vegan diet to train for it is already drawing some public attention, but if he wins it surely will prove to the many doubters a meatless diet is not a disadvantage. It might be an advantage – pro racer Spencer Pumpelly said ...
Care2 Healthy Living

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