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Nutrition


Federal dietary guidelines criticized for serving special interests

Experts have pointed out that federal guidelines regarding proper nutritional intake are not justified medically and protect the interests of the food industry.

Vitamin B may prevent atherosclerosis

Scientists believe that B vitamins have the power to lower the blood level of homocysteine, a compound that contributes to atherosclerosis.

Two Body Acids—One in Your Stomach and One In Your Cells

If you are suffering from acid indigestion and acid reflux and those antacid tablets or pills aren’t providing much relief, your problem may not be too much acid but too little. Read this article to get a new slant on an old problem and what you can do about it…

Cholesterol treatment may be effective against cancer

There may be a link between lower cholesterol levels and prostate cancer prevention, researchers from Boston have announced.

Screening, exercise and diet key to colon health

As we mark the National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, experts have offered advice on screening and proposed some simple steps that may enhance colon health into old age.

Probiotics an increasingly popular alternative to medications

Doctors have suggested that not all digestive problems are related to food consumption and not all of them need to be treated with medication. Meanwhile, a new study has found that the number of products containing probiotics has grown substantially in the past year.

Prostate Cancer—Treatment Do’s and Don’ts

Men who have prostate cancer have autoimmune disease—our immune system begins to view the prostate as foreign and attacks it. So we attack the prostate with surgery, radium and androgen-blockage. And prostate physicians and surgeons believe that testosterone causes this cancer, so they immediately initiate a testosterone blockade. But there are better ways to deal with prostate cancer as you will find out when you read this article…

The RDA Hoax (Recommended Daily Allowance)

One way to suppress nutrition and its health benefits is the establishment of a nebulous, arbitrary and meaningless standard of measurement such as the RDA or “Recommended Daily Allowance.” The purpose of the RDA hoax is to get the public to accept it as the gold standard. Now read what has happened when the RDA has been applied to vitamin D and iodine…

Association responds to GAO supplement guidelines

A recent Government Accountability Office report on the supplement market regulation has met with a mixed response from a leading industry association.

Human studies to explore vitamin link to hearing loss prevention

Scientists have demonstrated that antioxidants may shield animals from hearing loss due to noise exposure. Now they are trying to establish if this would also work in humans.

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