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Eating Chocolate For Breakfast Can Reduce Hunger and Benefit Weight Control

Eating milk chocolate every day may sound like a recipe for weight gain, but a new study of postmenopausal women has found that eating...

It’s True – Stress Does Turn Hair Gray (And it’s Reversible)

Legend has it that Marie Antoinette's hair turned gray overnight just before her beheading in 1791. Though the legend is inaccurate – hair that...

Reducing Intake of Sugar and Fat to Suppress Psoriasis, Joint Inflammation

The secret to healthier skin and joints may reside in gut microorganisms. A study led by UC Davis Health researchers has found that a...

Study Strengthens Links Between Red Meat and Heart Disease

An observational study in nearly 20,000 individuals has found that greater intake of red and processed meat is associated with worse heart function. The...

Consumption of Red Seaweeds Linked to Lower Risk for Colon, Colorectal...

Red seaweeds have been prevalent in the diets of Asian communities for thousands of years. In a new study, published in Marine Drugs, researchers...

Unraveling Potential of ‘Natural Killer’ Cells to Fight Infections and Cancer

Despite a name straight from a Tarantino movie, natural killer (NK) cells are your allies when it comes to fighting infections and cancer. If...

An Omega-3 Oil That’s Poison For Tumors

So-called "good fatty acids" are essential for human health and much sought after by those who try to eat healthily. Among the Omega-3 fatty...

Anti-Aging Compound Improves Muscle Glucose Metabolism in Human Study

A natural compound previously shown to counteract aspects of aging and improve metabolic health in mice has been found to support clinically relevant effects...

Scientists Successfully Test Light Activated Cancer-Killing ‘Metabolic Warhead’ Drug

Researchers have successfully tested a “Trojan Horse” drug which can kill cancer and bacterial cells without damaging nearby healthy tissue. The drug was invented...

Natural Dietary Supplement Beta-Sitosterol May Help Relieve Anxiety, Study Suggests

A common dietary supplement, beta-sitosterol, has been shown to reduce anxiety in mice, according to a new Weizmann Institute of Science study. The natural,...