Saturday, June 25, 2022

Dietary fiber in the gut may help with skin allergies — ScienceDaily

A Monash University study exploring the emerging gut-skin axis has found that microbial fermentation of dietary fibre in the gut can protect against allergic skin disease. The research could potentially lead to novel treatments...

After 10 years, AREDS2 formula shows increased efficacy compared to original formula, benefit of...

The Age-Related Eye Disease Studies (AREDS and AREDS2) established that dietary supplements can slow progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the most common cause of blindness in older Americans. In a new report, scientists...

About 3 grams a day of omega-3 fatty acids may lower blood pressure, more...

About 3 grams daily of omega-3 fatty acids, consumed in foods or supplements, appears to be the optimal daily dose to help lower blood pressure, according to a research review published today in the...

Study finds more fruits and veggies means less inattention — ScienceDaily

Here's a good reason for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to eat their fruits and vegetables: It may help reduce inattention issues, a new study suggests. As part of a larger study, researchers...

Hyperpolarized water boosts signal intensities of proteins, DNA, and membranes — ScienceDaily

A small group of researchers including Dennis Kurzbach from the Faculty of Chemistry of the University of Vienna just published in Nature Protocols an advanced NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) method to monitor fast and...

Findings shed light on worldwide public health problem of zinc deficiency — ScienceDaily

We need zinc: one-tenth of the proteins in our cells require this metal for their normal functions in all aspects of cell metabolism. We acquire zinc by eating it -- in foods or multivitamin supplements...

Hormonal changes during menopause are directly related to decline in cardiovascular health — ScienceDaily

Levels of bad cholesterol rise during menopause, and 10% of this increase is due to shifts in sex hormones. That's the finding of research published today in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, a...

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...
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Can we save more lives if we let resistant bacteria live? — ScienceDaily

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New insights on infant word learning — ScienceDaily

A lot is unknown about how infants begin to connect names with objects, a critical skill for later language development. A new study by...