| May 8, 2013
| 2:30 AM
NO CANCER RISK FROM FOLIC ACID
High intake of folic acid is not associated with an increased or decreased incidence of cancers, according to a new meta-analysis of studies. For several years, researchers have been concerned about the potential for...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Parsley, that little green garnish on every plate, is an often overlooked super food. Teaming with enormous benefits, here are just 5 reasons to use this leafy green as more than culinary décor.
UNIQUE FLAVONOIDS: Parsley contains the powerful...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:38 PM
A healthy diet is key to ensuring your child grows and develops properly. Growing children require specific vitamins and minerals to aid in their growth. Add these superfoods to your children’s diet to help them grow strong and healthy.
| May 24, 2012
Over the past decade, the nation's war on obesity has targeted some fairly obvious culprits, including fast food, pastries, fried foods and soda.
But recent scientific studies and a new government-sponsored documentary that aired last week on HBO have...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:03 AM
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Six Additions to Your Diet
Dark Leafy Greens
Think kale, spinach, broccoli, etc. Contain calcium, magnesium, iron, potassium, phosphorous and zinc, as well as vitamins A,...
| Aug 7, 2012
Clinical Oncology Dietician
Wholesome Temptation Cookbook
Grilled Red Snapper with Herb-Garlic Marinade
Makes about 2 1/2 cups
2 6 large garlic cloves
1/3 cup packed tender fresh thyme sprigs
1/4 cup packed...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Fifty-percent of Americans take vitamins and supplements, according to government
surveys. Some have proven benefits.
Calcium combined with vitamin D is known to benefit bones, and it’s among the
supplements worth considering, according to Consumer...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I have your "Diabetes Without Drugs" book and it has helped me, but I'm still on two of the original five medications for this condition. Which nutrients should I take with my medicine? — B.B., Micanopy, Fla.
Dear B.B.: For my new...
| May 3, 2010
Your life story depends upon a combination of the DNA you're stuck with plus your environment, including all the little choices and events that happen over that lifetime.
But in recent years, researchers have discovered that, while DNA lays out the...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 9:23 PM
For years, companies have been trying to extract the health-promoting properties of various foods, package them in pills, and then make a buck. Voila, one magical wonder nutrient after another has hit the shelves of your local health food store, grocery...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 4:22 AM
It's easy to be tempted into taking a bunch of nutritional supplements just in case. But do you need them? And more important, is it safe?...
| Apr 13, 2010
That so-called "biological clock" ticks for men and women alike, causing the incidence of birth defects and other disorders in offspring to increase with either parent's age. While the risk starts rising in women who become pregnant past age 35, it begins...