Saturday, May 28, 2022

Mice without microbes rely on an entirely different set of genes to digest fat...

The microbes that help break down food actually tell the gut how to do its job better, according to a new study in mice at Duke. The researchers said it appears that the microbes are...

Results suggest iron plus folic acid and vitamins is better at reducing adverse birth...

A six-year study of nearly 100,000 women in Botswana has provided new evidence that relatively inexpensive daily diet supplementation of iron, folic acid and vitamin supplementation in pregnancy can reduce complications at birth. Researchers...

Diets high in fiber associated with less antibiotic resistance in gut bacteria — ScienceDaily

Healthy adults who eat a diverse diet with at least 8-10 grams of soluble fiber a day have fewer antibiotic-resistant microbes in their guts, according to a study published by Agricultural Research Service scientists...

A better diet helps beat depression in young men — ScienceDaily

Young men with a poor diet saw a significant improvement in their symptoms of depression when they switched to a healthy Mediterranean diet, a new study shows. Depression is a common mental health condition that...

Research lays the foundation for health standards about what offers true UV sterilization —...

When the COVID-19 pandemic emerged in early 2020, ultraviolet radiation became one of the go-to methods for preventing the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, along with facemasks, hand sanitizer and social distancing. The problem: There...

Higher antioxidant levels linked to lower dementia risk — ScienceDaily

People with higher levels of antioxidants in their blood may be less likely to develop dementia, according to a study published in the May 4, 2022, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of...

B12 deficiency harms young children’s development, and the food relief we provide isn’t good...

Vitamin B12 deficiency in infants leads to poor motor development and anaemia, according to a study from Burkina Faso conducted by the University of Copenhagen and Médecins Sans Frontières. B12 deficiency is an enormous,...

Children with a vegetarian diet also had higher odds of underweight weight status —...

A study of nearly 9,000 children found those who eat a vegetarian diet had similar measures of growth and nutrition compared to children who eat meat. The study, published in Pediatrics and led by...

Lipidomics provides new biomarkers for cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetes — ScienceDaily

The lipid metabolism plays an important role in the development of cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes. However, little is known about the molecular relationships. Using lipidomics, a modern analytical method, the team led...

Palmitoylation, a new target for anti-cancer drugs — ScienceDaily

Peripheral membrane proteins have the particularity of temporarily binding to cell membranes, a necessary step for them to be able to fulfil their biological function. To do this, certain enzymes that catalyse their lipid...
- Advertisement -

Latest article

video

This year's Walk is everywhere. (30-Second TV Ad with Link)

This year, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is everywhere: from downtowns to small towns and every sidewalk in between. Because the world...
video

The Longest Day Fundraising Video

On the summer solstice, stand up to the darkness of Alzheimer’s. Use your creativity and passion to raise funds and awareness for the care,...
video

5 Superfoods for Healthy Glowing Skin

5 Superfoods for Healthy Glowing Skin. Nutrition is important for health. An unhealthy diet can damage your metabolism, cause weight gain, and even damage organs,...