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Can a daily nutritious shake prevent memory loss?  A new trial aims to answer that and is looking for volunteers.  - The Boston Globe

Can a daily nutritious shake prevent memory loss? A new trial aims to answer that and is looking for volunteers. – The Boston Globe

After years of studying the way Americans eat and the myriad health problems that stem from crummy diets, lead researcher Susan Roberts said it’s time to get pragmatic. “We can be purists and say everyone should have the perfect diet, but the reality is that for most people it won’t work for them,” said Roberts, …

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Mediterranean Diet Metabolites May Help Prevent Cognitive Decline

Mediterranean Diet Metabolites May Help Prevent Cognitive Decline

Share on PinterestMetabolites from a healthier diet may help protect brain health, according to new research. Ivan Gener/Stocksy Studies show that levels of certain blood metabolites, which are intermediate or end products of human metabolism, are associated with cognitive function. Blood metabolite levels are influenced by health status, genetics, and environmental factors, and may differ …

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Best food to prevent colon cancer: no, it’s not vegetables or fruits

For a long time, people thought that eating fruits and vegetables and supplementing with dietary fiber could prevent colorectal cancer (colon cancer). But did you know? Eating whole grains may be more effective in preventing colorectal cancer than eating fruits or vegetables. There are 2 types of fiber, both of which can help prevent colorectal …

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Cost and rate cuts won't prevent Medicare hospital trust fund insolvency

Cost and rate cuts won’t prevent Medicare hospital trust fund insolvency

Photo: krisanapong detraphiphat/Getty Images The Medicare program, which provides health insurance coverage to 64 million elderly and disabled Americans, faces severe short- and long-term financial pressures. Reducing costs and tariffs has been proposed as a way to mitigate this, but these measures alone will not be enough to ensure the solvency of the programme’s hospital …

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Adding This Grain to Your Diet May Help Prevent Diabetes

Adding This Grain to Your Diet May Help Prevent Diabetes

Quinoa is an Andean pseudo-grain with exceptionally high nutritional value and health benefits. Credit: Daniel Mogford Replacing cereal with quinoa reduces blood sugar spikes after meals. Eating quinoa regularly can help prevent type 2 diabetes. This is the main finding of a study led by Diana Daz Rizzolo, a researcher at the August Pi i …

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Adding This Grain to Your Diet May Help Prevent Diabetes

Adding This Grain to Your Diet May Help Prevent Diabetes

Quinoa is an Andean pseudo-grain with exceptionally high nutritional value and health benefits. Credit: Daniel Mogford Replacing cereal with quinoa reduces blood sugar spikes after meals. Eating quinoa regularly can help prevent type 2 diabetes. This is the main finding of a study led by Diana Daz Rizzolo, a researcher at the August Pi i …

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