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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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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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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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Exercise Boosts Brain Power in over-50s

The most comprehensive systematic review of evidence from randomized controlled trials to date shows that physical exercise is effective in improving cognitive function in...
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Metabolic Profile in Postmenopausal Women Linked to Cognitive Dysfunction

Type 2 diabetes (T2D) and cognitive impairment are clinical issues characterized by lengthy and often progressive phases of development.  A recent study evaluated potential...
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Pre-Clinical Study Shows Depressive Symptoms Associated with Microbiota Alteration...

The microbiota in the gut is a highly active community of microorganisms whose health can influence host physiology. A new pre-clinical study reported that...
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Findings of the Rotterdam Study Support a Potential Causal...

Many epidemiological studies have demonstrated that lower serum magnesium levels were associated with an increased risk for Type 2 diabetes (T2D). However, association studies...
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Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplementation May Reduce Coronary Heart...

The American Heart Association recently released a scientific position statement in Circulation regarding the reasonable benefits of supplementation with marine based omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty...
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Breakfast Skipping and Late-Night Eating Linked to Greater Cardiometabolic...

According to a newly published American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Statement, meal patterns such as breakfast skipping and late-night eating increase cardiometabolic risks.1 Because...
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Does the Type of Sugar in Your Beverage Matter?

Epidemiological research has consistently shown that drinking sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) links to increased energy consumption, and people do not compensate for the extra calories...
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The Long Wait for Diagnosis and Treatment: Trials and...

It currently takes up to three practitioners and over two years to receive a PCOS diagnosis before a woman can begin treatment. A recent...
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Dietary Magnesium Intake Associated With Reduced Risk of Multiple...

A pooled analysis based on 40 high-quality prospective cohort studies from 9 different countries totaling more than 1 million participants showed that higher dietary...
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Effects of Gastric Bypass on Adipose Tissue and Type...

Author: Cassie Story, RDN Once seen as simply a means to reduce caloric intake, gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery continues to prove beneficial, when compared to...
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Data Show Plant Based Therapies Effective in Management of...

Data Show Plant Based Therapies Effective in Management of Common Perimenopausal Symptoms An analysis of more than 6000 menopausal women enrolled in over 60...
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