Resveratrol abates abate colitis and potentially colon cancer

Resveratrol is a naturally occurring polyphenol that exhibits pleiotropic health beneficial effects, including anti-inflammatory, cardio-protective, and cancer-protective activities. It is recognized as one of the more promising natural molecules in the prevention and treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune disorders. The current study indicates that resveratrol is a useful, nontoxic complementary and alternative strategy to … Continue reading Resveratrol abates abate colitis and potentially colon cancer

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Dietary Supplements Linked to Higher Death Risk

Dietary Supplements Linked to Higher Death Risk In postmenopausal women, the use of several common vitamin and mineral supplements was associated with an increased risk of death, researchers found.Amplify’d from http://www.medpagetoday.comDietary Supplements Linked to Higher Death RiskBy Todd Neale, Senior Staff Writer, MedPage TodayPublished: October 10, 2011Reviewed by Zalman S. Agus, MD; Emeritus Professor University of Pennsylvania School … Continue reading Dietary Supplements Linked to Higher Death Risk

Obesity and Vigorous exercise Increase Risk of Total Joint Replacement

Overweight was independently associated with an increased risk for TJR Vigorous exercise was associated with a greater risk for TJR, This population-based cohort study has shown an increased risk for TJR with body weight and vigorous exerciseAmplify’d from http://www.medscape.comIn developed countries, total hip and knee replacements are among the most widely performed elective surgeries, with … Continue reading Obesity and Vigorous exercise Increase Risk of Total Joint Replacement

NSAIDs and Increased Risk of Stroke

Increased risk of stroke associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: a nationwide case-crossover study.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govStroke. 2010 Sep;41(9):1884-90. Epub 2010 Jul 29.Increased risk of stroke associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: a nationwide case-crossover study.Chang CH, Shau WY, Kuo CW, Chen ST, Lai MS.SourceGeorge Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, … Continue reading NSAIDs and Increased Risk of Stroke

Drinking water is associated with weight

Drinking water is associated with weight loss; Absolute and relative increases in drinking water were associated with significant loss of body weight and fat over time, independent of covariates. The results suggest that drinking water may promote weight loss in overweight dieting women.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObesity (Silver Spring). 2008 Nov;16(11):2481-8. Epub 2008 Sep 11.Drinking water is … Continue reading Drinking water is associated with weight

Eat a Healthy Diet

Eat a Healthy Diet; Else Anemia?Amplify’d from http://www.businessweek.com Available on the iPad Home Blogs Columnists Lifestyle Magazine Newsletters Slide Shows Special Reports The Debate Room Videos Finance Finance Home Companies Economy Industry News Investing Blog Learning Center People Overview Real Estate Investing Retirement Planning Sectors & Industries Stocks Stocks & Markets Technology Technology Home CEO … Continue reading Eat a Healthy Diet

Stomach Cancer; Fruits, Veggies and Cereal=Good; Red/Processed Meat=Bad

gastric cancer risk was inversely associated with 1. high plasma vitamin C, (Citrus Fruits etc) 2. carotenoids, and. retinol (two types of Vitamin A: Retinol and Carotenoids; Retinol is found in animal and dairy foods. Carotenoids are found in plant foods.) 3. α-tocopherol, (Vitamin E; walnuts, peanuts, pecans, wheat, rice, corn, leafy vegetables...) 4. high … Continue reading Stomach Cancer; Fruits, Veggies and Cereal=Good; Red/Processed Meat=Bad