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Weight control and heart benefits linked to daily nut consumption

A daily serving of nuts or peanuts could help prevent weight gain, normalise insulin response and provide other heart health benefits, according to two new studies.

6 November, 2018

Sink into a hot bath to help lift depression

Taking hot baths twice a week could be of as much benefit as regular exercise in treating depression, a small study has found.

23 October, 2018

Organic diet cuts cancer risk

New research from France, involving 69,000 people, suggests that people who frequently eat organic foods have a 25% lower overall risk of developing cancer.

23 October, 2018

Bee pollen a ‘treasure trove’ of health benefits

According to a new analysis by a team of Chinese and Brazilian scientists, bee pollen is a treasure trove of active natural metabolites, with verifiable health benefits.

17 October, 2018

Can lutein help increase physical activity?

Australian researchers probe the question of whether getting enough of the eye protecting antioxidant, lutein, in your daily diet can also help you stay active.

9 October, 2018

Nutrient-dense diet has extra benefits for women’s brains

It’s different for girls…women’s brains need a variety of nutrients, especially polyphenols, omega-3 oils and folate, to maintain mental and emotional well-being.

8 October, 2018

Glyphosate weed killer linked to bee deaths

Honey bees exposed to glyphosate/Roundup lose some of the beneficial bacteria in their guts and are more susceptible to infection and death from harmful bacteria.

26 September, 2018

Acupuncture can help beat dental anxiety

A new review has shown that for dental anxiety acupuncture can provide clinically relevant reduction in symptoms prior to dental treatment.

24 September, 2018

Green tea’s role in preventing ‘Alzheimer’s of the heart’

Clumps of proteins – similar to those in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients – can be found in diseased hearts; the green tea antioxidant EGCG is one way to help prevent them.

18 September, 2018

Autumn brings a brainpower boost

A new international study has found that our brain power can change with the seasons – and peaks in the late summer and autumn.

13 September, 2018