The latest nutrition news from Medical News Today
Scientists recently tested probiotics in a roundworm model of Parkinson’s. A particular bacterium had a protective effect and improved symptoms.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 11:00 am
The internet contains reams of information on probiotics. A new study tests the claims of popular websites and conclude that many are misleading.
Posted: January 20, 2020, 8:00 am
A new study examines the link between drinking tea and lower rates of depression in older Chinese adults, revealing the characteristics of tea drinkers.
Posted: January 19, 2020, 8:00 am
Gut bacteria live alongside billions of viruses. A new study investigates how specific foods impact these viruses and, therefore, gut bacteria.
Posted: January 18, 2020, 11:00 am
New research in pigs examines how sugar intake affects the brain's reward circuits and finds that changes are noticeable after just 12 days.
Posted: January 18, 2020, 8:00 am
Taking an appetite suppressant produced by gut bacteria may help increase the value of moderate exercise for weight loss, according to a new study.
Posted: January 17, 2020, 4:00 pm
People have discussed the potential health benefits of turmeric for thousands of years. A recent review assesses the evidence for its use against cancer.
Posted: January 17, 2020, 8:00 am
Eating certain nutrients as part of a healthful diet may help keep the vagina healthy, prevent infections, or improve vaginal conditions. Learn more here.
Posted: January 16, 2020, 8:00 pm
Some people take dietary supplements to help reduce high blood pressure. Do these supplements work, and are they safe? Learn what the research says.
Posted: January 16, 2020, 6:00 pm
A doctor may recommend a full liquid diet for a short time for people with certain medical conditions. Learn more about what to eat and avoid on the full liquid diet here.
Posted: January 16, 2020, 1:00 am