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Brain Risks Drop When Diet Includes More Minimally Processed Foods

Higher intake of ultra-processed foods upped the incidence of cognitive impairment or stroke

May 22, 2024
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Nutrition Experts Call on Congress to Advance 'Food Is Medicine' Movement

Produce prescriptions, medically tailored meals improve quality of life, cut costs, they say

May 22, 2024
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Krill Oil Fails in New Osteoarthritis Trial

Now the question is how to reconcile this study with others finding a benefit

May 22, 2024
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Matthew Perry's Death Investigated; CDC H5N1 Surveillance; Trump Talks Birth Control

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May 22, 2024
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Mediterranean Diet After Afib Ablation: Maybe?

Randomized trial fails to show benefit except in one group

May 19, 2024
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Ultra-Processed Foods and Mortality; Improving Cardiovascular Risk Assessment

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May 18, 2024
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When it Comes to Preventive Health, Play the Long Game

Proposed budget scoring legislation can boost disease prevention and drive cost savings

May 18, 2024
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Teen Died From Eating Spicy Chip as Part of Social Media Challenge, Autopsy Says

Cause of death was cardiopulmonary arrest, according to medical examiner's report

May 16, 2024
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There's Bird Flu in U.S. Dairy Cows. Raw Milk Drinkers Aren't Deterred.

"People are seeking raw milk like crazy," said one dairy purveyor

May 15, 2024
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Iron Supplements Don't Give Breastfed Babies a Leg Up for Development

Risk for iron deficiency or anemia also didn't improve in a randomized trial

May 13, 2024
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Farm-to-Hospital Meals Can Help Protect Patients and the Climate

Every health system should partner with local, high-quality farms

May 12, 2024
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Opinion
New School Meal Standards: An Encouraging Step Towards Healthier Kids

The momentum coming from the federal government is promising

May 10, 2024
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Diet Tied to Mortality; FDA's Financial Ties; New Long COVID Trials to Start

Health news and commentary gathered by app staff

May 09, 2024
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Dementia Mortality Tied to Olive Oil Consumption

Results appear to be independent of overall diet quality

May 06, 2024
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