Soy Protein can Reduce bad Cholesterol

WASHINGTON:As the food authority is planning to remove soy from list of heart-healthy food, researchers through a study evaluated and determined soy protein has the… Read more..

Eating Walnuts Daily Lowers Heart Disease Risk

NEW YORK:Eating a handful of walnuts daily may lower the risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD), says a study.The study, published in Journal of the… Read more..

'Social Media Fuelling Eating Disorders in Teens'

Education Secretary Damian Hinds demanded that technology giants must 'get serious' about their responsibility and protect their young users, The Sun reported.His warning comes as… Read more..

Body Can Adapt to Occasional Short-term Overeating

NEW YORK:Overeating has been found to impair blood sugar (glucose) control and insulin levels but a new study suggests that the duration of a bout… Read more..

Eating Comfort Food in Stress will Add Extra Kilos

SYDNEY:Eating too much high-calorie food is anyway bad for health but under stress, sugary and high-fat diet can lead to more weight gain than in… Read more..

Oats Can Protect the Liver from Alcohol-induced Damage, Study Finds

Oats (Avena sativa) are gluten-free whole grains made into oatmeal, a popular breakfast food typically consumed for weight management. In a novel study, researchers from… Read more..

Nutrition During and After Cancer Treatment

Studies suggest that people who eat more vegetables and fruits, which are rich sources of antioxidants, may have a lower risk for some types of… Read more..

Adding Fruits and Vegetables to Your Diet Reduces Cancer Risk

Eating lots of fruits and vegetables can help reduce your cancer risk. That’s one reason the American Cancer Society recommends eating at least 2½ cups… Read more..

Gene-edited Food Quietly Arives in Restaurant Cooking Oil

Somewhere in the Midwest, a restaurant is frying foods with oil made from gene-edited soybeans. That’s according to the company making the oil, which says… Read more..

Moderate Alcohol Consumption Linked with High Blood Pressure

A study of more than 17,000 U.S. adults shows that moderate alcohol consumption—seven to 13 drinks per week—substantially raises one's risk of high blood pressure,… Read more..

New device to detect flouride contamination

GENEVA:Adding fluoride to water has been common practice in a number of countries, including India. In low concentrations, it can help prevent tooth decay and… Read more..

Eat flaxseed to check obesity

NEW YORK:Besides improving your heart health, consuming flaxseeds can also cause changes in the gut microbiota, boost metabolic health as well as protect against diet-induced… Read more..