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Sugary drink consumption down 50% in Berkeley after soda taxes

Sugary drink consumption down 50% in Berkeley after soda taxes

A new study from UC Berkeley has shown that consumption of sugary drinks in Berkeley's diverse and low-income neighborhoods dropped more than 50% three...

Omega-3 drug could reduce osteoarthritis caused by high-fat diet

in a new study, QUT scientists have found that a drug derived from omega-3 fatty acids can reduce osteoarthritis inflammation that's been caused by...

High blood vitamin D levels linked to low colon cancer risk

In a recent study, researchers found higher vitamin D concentrations in the blood are strongly linked to lower colorectal cancer risk. Colorectal cancer is the...
Scientists warn the keto diet may bring health risks

Scientists warn the keto diet may bring health risks

Recently, USC experts have warned that the keto diet, which is high fat, moderate protein, very low carbohydrate diet plan, may be unsafe. The diet...

This essential nutrient may help fight depression

In a recent study, researchers found that over-the-counter oral magnesium tablets could help treat mild-to-moderate depression. In addition, the magnesium treatment has fewer side effects. The...

Vitamin D could rapidly improve arterial stiffness

Rigid artery walls are a big risk factor of cardiovascular-related disease and death and vitamin D deficiency appears to be a contributor. Overweight/obese people with...

5 foods to eat or avoid to control pre-diabetes

Pre-diabetes is diagnosed when your blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be classified as having type 2 diabetes. The...

Diet quality is key to reducing risk of type 2 diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that a high-quality diet could be associated with reduced risk of diabetes. The healthy diet is defined by low...

This common, inexpensive antioxidant could help slow skin aging

In a recent study, researchers from found that a common, inexpensive and safe chemical could slow the aging of human skin. The team found evidence...

Western diet may increase your risk of severe sepsis

A Western diet high in fat and sugar can pack on the pounds. But it can also put someone at greater risk of developing...