Too Many Restrictions On Diet May Up Binge-Eating And Obesity Disorder Risk: Study

Want to have a healthy weight loss? Do not put too many restrictions in your diet, says this latest study that published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders. Doing so may lead to binge-eating disorder and obesity risk. In a bid to lose weight people fall for many fad diets, according to researchers people […]

A Mediterranean diet in pregnancy is associated with lower risk of accelerated growth

The Mediterranean diet is characterised by a high content of fruits, vegetables, olive oil, legumes and nuts. This healthy diet pattern has been associated with lower obesity and cardiometabolic risk in adults, but few studies have focused on children. This study, published in the Journal of Pediatrics, aimed at evaluating the association between adherence to […]

Patients with cancer are more at risk of complications following heart procedure

Research led by Keele University suggests that patients with cancer who undergo a common heart procedure have worse short-term clinical outcomes compared to non-cancer patients, in the largest study undertaken to date. The study, published today in the European Heart Journal, looked at 6.6 million hospital admissions in the USA over an 11-year period, in […]

A high carb diet after cancer treatment may increase risk of recurrence

Consuming high amounts of carbohydrates and sugar prior to treatment for head and neck cancer may increase the patients’ risks of cancer recurrence and mortality, a new study reports. Patients who consumed the most total carbohydrates and sugars — in the form of sucrose, fructose, lactose and maltose — in the year preceding the cancer […]