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Tea Consumption Associated with Lower Risk of Ischemic Heart...

The largest prospective cohort study to date found that daily tea consumption was associated with a reduced risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD).[1] Tea...
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Glucose Control in T2D Influenced More by Weight Loss...

Different types of weight loss surgeries have exhibited varied efficacies in controlling type 2 diabetes (T2D) in individuals with severe obesity and T2D. Data...
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Sulforaphane, Found In Cruciferous Veggies, May Support Diabetes Management

Sulforaphane, a naturally occurring compound found in cruciferous vegetables, has exhibited therapeutic potential to support the management of type 2 diabetes (T2D) via attenuating...
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Healthy Women with Prior Gestational Diabetes Have Higher Risk...

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), characterized by accumulation of triglycerides in the liver in the absence of excessive alcohol consumption, is the most common...
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Lifestyle Changes Can Make a Difference: Reducing Risk of...

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is an arrhythmia that may lead to clots, stroke and heart failure (HF). As many as 2.7 million Americans are living...
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Biosynthesis of Proresolving Lipid Mediators by Vascular Cells and...

Cells of the immune system have been shown to produce specialized pro-resolving mediators (SPMs), a group of lipid molecules that coordinate the active resolution...
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Increased Vegetable Intake Helps Prevent Fractures in Older Women

Increased vegetable intake, specifically cruciferous and allium vegetables were associated with a lower rate of hospitalization for fractures in women over 70.[1] Fractures in older...
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Are Your Emotions Influenced by Your Microbiome?

A recent review from the World Journal of Gastroenterology by Arturo Panduro, et al., examined the relationship between genes, gut microbiota, emotions and eating...
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Clinical Effects of CoQ10 Supplementation in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects one of every 10 women of childbearing age. Women with PCOS have a hormonal imbalance and other problems with metabolism...
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Chondroitin Sulfate Equally Effective as NSAIDs in Management of...

Previous clinical studies investigating the efficacy of chondroitin in the management of knee osteoarthritis (OA) yielded inconclusive findings due to idiosyncratic study design or...
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Fish Oil Good for Heart Health in Males—At All...

Fish Oil Good for Heart Health in Males—At All Ages! It has been well documented that high intake of EPA/DHA rich foods and supplements...
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Patients Diagnosed with T2D? Don’t Forget to Monitor Vitamin...

Vitamin D has long been known to be critical for calcium metabolism and research has shown that deficiency of this fat soluble vitamin has...
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Osteoporosis: Men Can be Fragile Too!

Osteoporosis leads the skeleton to weaken and bones to break and it poses a significant threat to millions of men in the United States....
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Real Men Eat Chocolate!

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common arrhythmia affecting about 2.7 million Americans and nearly 200,000 people are diagnosed with AF annually. AF is often...
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Men’s Health: Fitness and Emotional Wellbeing

There is an increasing prevalence of mental and emotional health issues that affect wellbeing in both men and women. However, numerous researchers have stated...
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Supplementation and Exercise Improves Quality of Life in Older...

Whey protein, vitamin D, amino acids and regular exercise decreased inflammation in older adults with sarcopenia and improved quality of life. Skeletal muscle loss,...
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Awareness and Implementation of Improved Lifestyle Behaviors and Nutrition...

A recent article published in the New England Journal of Medicine  reviewed data collected from 1998-2012 from adults in the Swedish National Diabetes Register...
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Increased Intake of Vitamins B1 and B6 Associated With...

A new epidemiological study has found that higher intakes of B vitamins, particularly pyridoxine (B6) and thiamin (B1), were associated with lower breast cancer...
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