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Research into links between diet and cancer

Posted in Medicine on 4th Mar, 2021
by Alex Muller

"More research is needed on specific foods for which evidence remains suggestive, including other dairy products, whole grains, processed meat, and specific dietary patterns," the authors write.

Preventing Cancer with the right nutrition

Posted in Medicine on 4th Mar, 2021
by Alex Muller

A lifestyle consisting of a healthy dietary pattern, physical activity, and weight management. This may not only help reduce the risk of cancer but may also contribute to the prevention of obesity and other chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Drinking Green Tea and Coffee Lowers The Risk Of Death For Stroke And Heart Attack Survivors

Posted in Medicine on 11th Feb, 2021
by Alex Muller

Stroke survivors who consumed at least seven cups of green tea daily lowered their risk of all-cause mortality by approximately 62%.

Scientists discover gene mutation evolved in humans to help with high-sugar diets

Posted in Highlights from UCL, Medicine on 5th Jun, 2019
by Alex Muller

In an interesting look at evolution in action, a research team led by University College London has discovered around 50 percent of people carry a gene mutation that helps lower blood sugar levels.

Mediterranean diet 'may help prevent depression'

Posted in Medicine on 26th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

An expert in metabolic medicine says more rigorous, targeted trials are needed to confirm evidence of the potential link.