Nutrition

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Man’s severe migraines ‘completely eliminated’ on plant-based diet
Migraines disappeared after man started diet that included lots of dark-green leafy vegetables, study shows

Andrew Gregory Health editor

18, Nov, 2021 @11:30 PM

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We have shown that type 2 diabetes doesn’t have to be a lifelong progressive disease. Where to from here? | Ray Kelly for IndigenousX
Too Deadly for Diabetes is a proven program backed by research. It could be in every Aboriginal medical service within weeks

Ray Kelly for IndigenousX

18, Nov, 2021 @1:35 AM

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Burn, baby, burn: the new science of metabolism
Losing weight may be tough, but keeping it off, research tells us, is tougher – just not for the reasons you might think

David Cox

30, Oct, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Energy to burn: teenage metabolism rate similar to adults’, says study
Despite popular beliefs that adolescents use more energy, new research suggests otherwise

Nicola Davis

12, Aug, 2021 @6:00 PM

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Climate crisis threatens access to nutrients in fish, study finds
Results of research show that fisheries in over 40% of countries studied are highly vulnerable

Charlotte Burton

20, Jul, 2021 @4:40 PM

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Giles Yeo: ‘Let’s consider the type of food we eat, and not fixate on calories’
The scientist and broadcaster discusses the drawbacks of calorie-counting and BMI in measuring obesity, and how our growing understanding of genetics is leading to new treatments

David Cox

20, Jun, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Lab-grown meat is on the rise. It’s time to start asking tough questions
‘No-kill’ meals offer environmental and ethical benefits. They could also give a few companies control over what we eat

Hallam Stevens and Yvonne Ruperti

17, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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The importance of selenium in fighting viral infections | Letters
Letters: It’s not just vitamin D that needs to be boosted in the UK population, says Graham Burdge, while Monty Goldin points to the crucial role of magnesium

Letters

01, Jun, 2021 @3:50 PM

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More than half of snacks marketed as healthy are high in fat, salt or sugar
Action on Salt assessed 119 snacks including lentil curls and chickpea chips, finding some to be saltier than seawater

Haroon Siddique

09, Mar, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Tim Spector: ‘Food education should be compulsory’
Boris Johnson’s plan to ban buy-one-get-one-free deals and junk food adverts is like using a sticking plaster on a severed limb

Tim Spector

16, Aug, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Fit in my 40s: protein boosts fitness, but who wants to eat a kilo of chicken a day? | Zoe Williams
Powders are the way forward – you can even bake with them

Zoe Williams

01, Aug, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Researchers find a western-style diet can impair brain function
After seven days on a high saturated fat, high added sugar diet, volunteers scored worse on memory tests

Ian Sample Science editor

19, Feb, 2020 @12:01 AM

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