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Diet quality matters not just quantity in mid-to-late-adulthood

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A new study has investigated the impact of diet quality in mid-to-late-adulthood on visceral and liver fat not solely relying on Body Mass Index (BMI). Four different measures of diet quality were used to evaluate ...

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Mediterranean-style diets linked to better brain function in older adults

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Eating foods included in two healthy diets — the Mediterranean or the MIND diet — is linked to a lower risk for memory difficulties in older adults, according to a new study. Nutrition Research News ...

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Statin denial is an Internet-driven cult with deadly consequences

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A researcher says that Internet propaganda promoting bizarre and unscientific criticisms of statins has given these life-saving drugs a bad reputation. Nutrition Research News — ScienceDaily

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People Whose Ancestors Came From This Region May Be More Likely to Have Celiac Disease

TUESDAY, May 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) — New research has revealed some surprising findings about who develops celiac disease in the United States. The study found that it’s most common among people whose ancestors came from India’s Punjab region. Previously, experts ...

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Why sugary drinks and protein-rich meals don't go well together

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Having a sugar-sweetened drink with a high-protein meal may negatively affect energy balance, alter food preferences and cause the body to store more fat. Nutrition Research News — ScienceDaily

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5 Gluten-Free Recipes for National Celiac Awareness Day

Today is Friday the 13th, a day known for bad luck and superstitions. But this year it also happens to be National Celiac Awareness Day, which is dedicated to raising awareness about celiac disease, a severe and damaging gluten intolerance ...

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'Coffee Naps' Just Might Change Your Life. Here's Why

The words “coffee” and “nap” don’t usually go together. But a strategy that pairs the two actually makes sense—and could be the energy boost you need to make it through a crazy day. A coffee nap is exactly what it sounds like: ...

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High-fat ice cream may not necessarily mean tastier ice cream

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Even though ice cream connoisseurs may insist that ice cream with more fat tastes better, a team of food scientists found that people generally cannot tell the difference between fat levels in ice creams. Nutrition ...

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Is Cold Brew as Healthy as Regular Coffee?

There’s no more refreshing way to get a caffeine kick on a sweltering day than by sipping an iced coffee. And now that so many coffee drinkers have made the summer switch from their usual steaming Starbucks to an ice-cold beverage, we wondered: does cold coffee supply the same ...

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Artificial sweeteners linked to risk of weight gain, heart disease and other health issues

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Artificial sweeteners may be associated with long-term weight gain and increased risk of obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease, according to a new study. Nutrition Research News — ScienceDaily

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