Health Alerts - Important News from Current Research About Health and Nutrition
The key to protecting your eyes from age-related macular degeneration may just be in what you eat.
Researchers in Australia have learned vegetable nitrites, which are found in abundance in beetroot and leafy green vegetables like spinach, could help reduce the chance of developing early-stage age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
November 05, 2018
A majority of workers studied started their day without being properly hydrated
Focusing on workers from Europe in the fields of manufacturing, agriculture, law enforcement, tourism and construction, researchers from the University of Copenhagen found that seven out of 10 workers are not getting enough water.
November 12, 2018
Probiotics could eventually be used to treat osteoporosis as a result of the information learned in this recent study.
Scientists at Emory University have determined probiotics helped increase bone volume in mice and are hoping to see if a similar result can be found in humans.
November 19, 2018
Researchers at the University of California have determined sugary drinks may be addictive.
Their link to a long list of poor health consequences such as obesity and diabetes is well established, but studies now show sugary drinks may be addictive. Researchers at the University of California observed signs of addiction in their study of teens in the San Francisco area.
November 26, 2018