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Health News - Nutrition/Agriculture

Vegetarian diets best for health and the environment, say nutritionists
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics have issued a new position paper hailing the benefits of vegetarian diets for overall health and the environment. (Medical News Today)

Can Coconut Oil Help Treat Psoriasis?
What is psoriasis and what causes it? Learn about coconut oil, if it can be used to treat psoriasis, and other treatments that are available. (Medical News Today)

Digital microbes for munching yourself healthy
Hundreds of different bacterial species live in the human gut, helping us to digest our food. (Medical News Today)

Gluten-free diet may not reduce intestinal damage in all children with celiac disease
In surprising findings, researchers from MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) and Boston Children's Hospital (BCH) have discovered that nearly one in five children with celiac disease... (Medical News Today)

8 Herbs and Supplements to Help Treat Depression
What is depression, what are its symptoms, and when should a doctor be contacted? Learn about different herbs and supplements that may treat depression. (Medical News Today)

Does vitamin D level at birth predict risk of MS?
Researchers from Denmark have found that there may be a link between maternal vitamin D levels and the risk of multiple sclerosis in offspring. (Medical News Today)

Amputation for Diabetes: What You Need to Know
What is diabetes and what are the symptoms of diabetes? Who is at risk of amputation, what surgery is involved, and how is life after an amputation? (Medical News Today)

Community healthcare professionals lack knowledge on severe allergic reactions in children
School first aiders, community pharmacists and GP practice nurses overestimate the risk of fatal reaction for children with food allergy, suggests a new study, yet some are unable to treat allergic... (Medical News Today)

Could honey bee brood be the future of food?
Honey bee brood - the larvae and pupae of drones - has great potential as a food source. It is already eaten as a delicacy in many countries, including Mexico, Thailand and Australia. (Medical News Today)

Apricot Seeds: Cancer Treatment or Danger to Health?
Are apricot seeds an effective, alternative treatment for cancer? Learn about the nutritional content of apricot kernels and the risks of consumption. (Medical News Today)

Yo-yo dieting may be caused by altered gut microbes
Millions of Americans diet, but few maintain their weight loss. A new study suggests this 'yo-yo' effect may be down to changes in the gut microbiome. (Medical News Today)

Diet soda sweetener may cause weight gain
A new study may have found the reason why the sugar substitute aspartame does not help with weight loss, and may even cause weight gain. (Medical News Today)

Can alcohol reduce calorie intake?
How alcohol intake influences the amount of calories we consume is a hot topic for debate. New research using a rat model yields surprising results. (Medical News Today)

Gut microbes switch host genes on and off under influence of diet
New study of mice shows gut microbes alter gene expression - depending on diet - with a Western diet preventing many of the changes of a plant-rich one. (Medical News Today)

Can You Treat Psoriasis with Turmeric?
(Medical News Today)

Diet quality low but steadily improving among US kids
On the whole, the diet of U.S. children improved markedly between 1999 and 2012 but it remains poor, said the authors of a new study that examined diet quality data from more than 38,000 kids. (Medical News Today)

Study in rats finds low blood alcohol levels have no effect on total calories consumed
Laboratory rats will drink alcohol if it's available, and may even get a little tipsy, researchers report in a new study. But they won't voluntarily drink until they're drunk. (Medical News Today)

Why you might fall into a 'food coma' this Thanksgiving
Preparing for the day's overindulgence? New research indicates you might want to watch your intake of protein and salt - it could put you in a food coma. (Medical News Today)

Heart disease: Consuming too much saturated fat may raise risk
A study finds high intakes of common saturated fats - such as those found in red meat, dairy fat, butter, and palm oil - may raise risk of heart disease. (Medical News Today)

Changes in the diet affect epigenetics via the microbiota
You are what you eat, the old saying goes, but why is that so? Researchers have known for some time that diet affects the balance of microbes in our bodies, but how that translates into an effect... (Medical News Today)

Major finding identifies nitrogen as key driver for gut health
Scientists are one step closer to understanding the link between different diet strategies and gut health, with new research presenting the first general principles for how diet impacts the... (Medical News Today)

Diet and exercise can improve kidney function in patients with fatty liver disease
Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a potentially serious liver condition characterized by excess fat in the liver associated with inflammation and scarring. (Medical News Today)

Vegetable compounds found to improve cognition in old age
New research suggests the pigment that gives vegetables and plants their vibrant color may improve cognitive function in elderly adults. (Medical News Today)

African-American, white and Latino children have different food allergen profiles
Allergy and immunology experts at Rush University Medical Center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Ann & Robert H. (Medical News Today)

How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: 6 Useful Steps
What is type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes? Learn about six useful steps that may prevent type 2 diabetes and the risk factors for type 2 diabetes. (Medical News Today)

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