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Unveiling nasty act of trans-fatty acids in blood
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Unveiling nasty act of trans-fatty acids in blood

May 19, 2017

Tohoku University researchers have found that trans-fatty acids promote cell death in a more direct manner than previously thought, leading […]

Can omega-3 help prevent Alzheimer’s disease? Brain SPECT imaging shows possible link
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Can omega-3 help prevent Alzheimer’s disease? Brain SPECT imaging shows possible link

May 19, 2017

The incidence of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is expected to triple in the coming decades and no cure has been found. […]

Nutritional properties of mushrooms are better when grilled or microwaved
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Nutritional properties of mushrooms are better when grilled or microwaved

May 19, 2017

Culinary treatments (boiling, microwaving, grilling, and deep frying) influence on proximate composition and antioxidant capacity of most cultivated mushrooms worldwide. […]

Studies link healthy brain aging to omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in the blood
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Studies link healthy brain aging to omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in the blood

May 19, 2017

Two new studies link patterns of polyunsaturated fatty acids in the blood to the integrity of brain structures and cognitive […]

Ginger may help fight obesity and related disorders
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Ginger may help fight obesity and related disorders

May 17, 2017

A new review notes that recent epidemiological and clinical studies have built a consensus that ginger has beneficial effects against […]

Wasted nutrients: The result of widespread food waste
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Wasted nutrients: The result of widespread food waste

May 15, 2017

Discarded food contains a significant amount of nutrients that could be used to help many Americans meet daily requirements, according […]