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Fruit, Vegetables, Whole Grains And Nuts Lower First-Time Stroke Risk

According to the researchers eating Mediterranean diets, regularly engaging in physical activity and keeping your blood pressure under control can lower your risk of a first-time stroke.

Eating Mediterranean or DASH-style diets, regularly engaging in physical activity and keeping your blood…
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An Apple A Day Could Help Combating Obesity

Scientists have concluded that nondigestible compounds in apples – specifically, Granny Smith apples – may help prevent disorders associated with obesity.

Scientists at Washington State University have concluded that nondigestible compounds in apples – specifically, Granny Smith apples – may he…
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Children And Adults Not Reaching The Recommended Daily Intake Amounts Of Fruit And Vegetable

A new report finds that children are eating more whole fruits and drinking less fruit juice, while vegetable intake remains the same.

Changes to a supplemental nutrition program are improving the number of fruits eaten daily by children, but kids and adults still aren’t reaching the…
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Flavor Trumps Health For Blueberries Buying

A new research shows that taste trumps health benefits for blueberries buyers, sending a strong message that fruit consumers value flavor most.

Taste trumps health benefits for blueberries buyers, sending a strong message that fruit consumers value flavor most, new University of Florida…
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Live Longer Thanks To Active And Healthy Lifestyle

A new study concluded that life could be longer thanks to fruit, an active lifestyle, limited alcohol and no cigarettes.

Live longer thanks to fruit, an active lifestyle, limited alcohol and no cigarettes. This is the conclusion of a study by public health physicians at the University of…
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Kids To Be Less Overweight When Consuming Mediterranean Food

A new study shows that children consuming a diet more in line with the rules of the Mediterranean one are 15% less likely to be overweight or obese than those children who do not.

A study of 8 European countries presented at this year’s European Congress on Obesity (ECO)in Sofia, Bulgaria, s…
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‘Breaking bad’: Insect pests in the making

Of thousands of known species of Drosophila fruit flies, just one is known as a crop pest, depositing eggs inside ripening fruit so its maggots can feed and grow. New research from the University of California, Davis, shows the similarities and crucial differences between this pest and its…
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Healthy Diet Linked To Lower Risk Of Preterm Delivery

In the study, which was conducted by researchers from the University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, the participants completed a scientifically evaluated questionnaire about what they had been eating and drinking since becoming…
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