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Infant failure to thrive linked to lysosome dysfunction
Study shows why infants may not get critical nutrients and fail to gain weightNeonatal intestinal disorders that prevent infants from getting the nutrients they need may be caused by defects in... (Medical News Today)

Man trumps dog: Earlier assumption about BPA exposure confirmed
New human study shows oral exposure does not create risk for high BPA exposure. (Medical News Today)

Added fructose is a principal driver of type 2 diabetes
Recent studies have shown that added sugars, particularly those containing fructose, are a principal driver of diabetes and pre-diabetes, even more so than other carbohydrates. (Medical News Today)

Girls who drink sugary drinks every day may start periods early
A new study finds girls who drink 1.5 servings or more of sugary drinks each day may start menstruation earlier than those who consume less than two servings a week. (Medical News Today)

Things smell good for a reason
Fruit flies use olfactory cues to detect healthy antioxidants in their foodThese are vinegar flies (Drosophila melanogaster) on an overripe cherry. (Medical News Today)

What are the health benefits of zinc?
Find out about the potential health benefits of zinc including maintaining skin integrity and structure, aiding growth in children and fighting age-related macular degeneration. (Medical News Today)

Study shows salivary biomarkers predict oral feeding readiness in preterm newborns
Results from a study published online in the Journal of Pediatrics hold the potential to substantially improve clinical decision-making to determine when a premature newborn is ready for oral feeding. (Medical News Today)

Oatmeal for breakfast results in greater fullness and lower calorie intake at lunch
A new study suggests that your breakfast cereal choice may affect how full you feel and how much you eat for lunch, especially if you're overweightA new study suggests that your breakfast cereal... (Medical News Today)

Researchers identify brain circuit that regulates thirst
Howard Hughes Medical Institute scientists have identified a circuit in the brains of mice that regulates thirst. (Medical News Today)

UK parents hounded by their kids to buy junk food they see on TV - BHF calls for ban on junk food ads before 9pm
Seven in ten (70%) parents with children aged 4 to 16 have been pestered by their children to buy junk food they have seen advertised on TV, according to a new survey by the British Heart... (Medical News Today)

The 'fifth taste,' umami, could be beneficial for health
The umami taste could have an important and beneficial role in health, according to research published in the open access journal Flavour. (Medical News Today)

Stress during pregnancy can affect fetal development
Stress hormones in the mother can affect fetal development, according to a study published in the Journal of Physiology. (Medical News Today)

Small study shows beetroot juice improves exercise function of COPD patients
A Wake Forest University study to investigate the effects of acute beetroot juice ingestion on the exercise capacity of COPD patients shows some promise, but a larger clinical trial is needed to... (Medical News Today)

Eating fish during pregnancy may boost baby's development, not impair it
Although the FDA warn pregnant women against eating fish more than twice a week, a new study finds that the benefits associated with fish may offset the potential harms. (Medical News Today)

What are the health benefits of chromium?
Find out about the potential health benefits of chromium, what your recommended intake is of the mineral, what foods are high in chromium and any associated health risks. (Medical News Today)

Researchers find new links between obesity and cardiovascular disease
In a new study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, a research group led by James A. (Medical News Today)

The health benefits of oranges versus orange juice
Many health advocates advise people to eat an orange and drink water rather than opt for a serving of sugary juice. (Medical News Today)

Salt may raise blood pressure by disabling safety mechanism in the brain
A study of rats finds that higher salt intake over a long period disables a safety mechanism in the brain that normally stops blood pressure in arteries from rising. (Medical News Today)

Health consciousness: do consumers believe healthy food always tastes bad?
Why are health awareness campaigns failing to reduce skyrocketing obesity rates? (Medical News Today)

New study shows veg diets boost weight loss
Adopting a vegetarian diet causes weight loss, even in the absence of exercise or calorie counting, according to a new meta-analysis published as an online advance in the Journal of the Academy of... (Medical News Today)

Fetal development promoted by fatty acids in fish; brain likely shielded from mercury damage
New findings from research in the Seychelles provide further evidence that the benefits of fish consumption on prenatal development may offset the risks associated with mercury exposure. (Medical News Today)

Memories need to be 'switched on' and are enhanced by emotion
People may have to 'turn on' their memories in order to remember details of an experience, according to Penn State psychologists - a phenomenon called 'attribute amnesia.' (Medical News Today)

Is a gluten-free diet really good for our health?
Increasingly, many of us are choosing to scrap gluten from our diet, even in the absence of an intolerance to the protein. But is this a good dietary choice? We investigate. (Medical News Today)

Organic and conventional milk - comparing apples to apples?
Consumers perceive that organic cow milk differs from conventionally produced milk and that these differences justify the premium price for organic milk. (Medical News Today)

What are the health benefits of copper?
Find out about the potential health benefits of consuming foods containing copper, including preventing neutropenia and osteoporosis, and maintaining collagen and elastin. (Medical News Today)

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