Nutritional Medicine

Three-quarters of food bought in UK hospitals is unhealthy, audit shows - The Guardian

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Three-quarters of food bought in UK hospitals is unhealthy, audit shows  The Guardian

Researchers have called for radical restrictions on junk food in UK hospitals after an audit of NHS health centres found that people overwhelmingly bought ...

Biodiversity: Key to human health and food security - The Phnom Penh Post

Tue, 2019-05-21 21:37
Biodiversity: Key to human health and food security  The Phnom Penh Post

Our health depends on the food we eat, while our continuing supply of food relies on biodiversity and ecosystem services.

For sufferers of a disease that has confounded researchers, a glimmer of hope - Palo Alto Online

Tue, 2019-05-21 17:51
For sufferers of a disease that has confounded researchers, a glimmer of hope  Palo Alto Online

A blood test that can diagnose chronic fatigue syndrome and that could potentially help identify treatments for the baffling illness has been discovered by ...

Bay Area Disc Centers -- They've Got Your Back - San Mateo Daily Journal

Tue, 2019-05-21 17:18
Bay Area Disc Centers -- They've Got Your Back  San Mateo Daily Journal

I fell backwards, off an art room stool, on a slickly waxed floor in seventh grade, right on my tailbone. Who knows if that was what precipitated my own back.

Natural Partners Fullscript plans to double in size with US$25M series-B round - Ottawa Business Journal

Tue, 2019-05-21 14:17
Natural Partners Fullscript plans to double in size with US$25M series-B round  Ottawa Business Journal

One year after doubling in size through a major merger, Natural Partners Fullscript is primed to expand again after landing US$25 million in a series-B round.

Natural Partners Fullscript raises $25 mln Series B financing - PE Hub

Tue, 2019-05-21 14:10
Natural Partners Fullscript raises $25 mln Series B financing  PE Hub

Natural Partners Fullscript (NPFS), a nutraceutical prescribing platform based in Scottsdale, Arizona and Ottawa, has raised US$25 million ($34 million) in a ...

Lemon vs. lime: Differences in nutrition, benefits, and uses - Medical News Today

Tue, 2019-05-21 13:06
Lemon vs. lime: Differences in nutrition, benefits, and uses  Medical News Today

Lemons and limes have very similar health benefits and nutritional profiles. This article looks at the benefits and uses of these citrus fruits.

Interactive map: 5 things to do as summer begins in Lexington - Wicked Local

Tue, 2019-05-21 10:54
Interactive map: 5 things to do as summer begins in Lexington  Wicked Local

Lexington Farmers' Market Opening Day May 28 from 2 to 6:30 p.m. Corner of Massachusetts Avenue and Fletcher Avenue at Woburn St. The Lexington ...

Nutrition in Norfolk runs spa day at Boughton with theme of healthy skin - Lynn News

Tue, 2019-05-21 09:36
Nutrition in Norfolk runs spa day at Boughton with theme of healthy skin  Lynn News

Skin health was the focus of a spa day held at Boughton organised by nutritionist Jane Rose-Land. The day last week at Grassmere had the theme of 'Healthy ...

Patients who lose significant weight before a transplant are at higher risk of dying - Medical Xpress

Tue, 2019-05-21 09:25
Patients who lose significant weight before a transplant are at higher risk of dying  Medical Xpress

Unexpected weight loss can be the sign of a serious health problem, especially in kidney transplant patients whose body systems are already under duress.

CBD may reduce symptoms of PTSD, says a recently published study - Nutritional Outlook

Tue, 2019-05-21 09:25
CBD may reduce symptoms of PTSD, says a recently published study  Nutritional Outlook

A retrospective case series published in The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that administration of oral CBD in addition to routine ...

Want better surgical results? Get patients to step up - AAMCNews

Tue, 2019-05-21 08:14
Want better surgical results? Get patients to step up  AAMCNews

Kate Cardwell was anxious about her upcoming surgery for rectal cancer. She wasn't sleeping well and found it tough to focus on the many details of her job in ...

Comparison of Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSII) and Dynatronics Corporation (NASDAQ:DYNT) - The NBO News

Tue, 2019-05-21 07:52
Comparison of Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSII) and Dynatronics Corporation (NASDAQ:DYNT)  The NBO News

Since Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSII) and Dynatronics Corporation (NASDAQ:DYNT) are part of the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry, ...

A focus on wellness, not the scale | News - HSPH News

Tue, 2019-05-21 07:50
A focus on wellness, not the scale | News  HSPH News

Breanne Wilhite, MPH '19, wants to promote healthy lifestyle interventions in children that don't exacerbate eating disorders.

For Plymouth parents and kids - News - Wicked Local Wellesley

Tue, 2019-05-21 07:18
For Plymouth parents and kids - News  Wicked Local Wellesley

Parent and family education classesThe Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, located at 275 Sandwich St. in Plymouth, offers numerous classes for ...

Couple's Journey Through Disability and Adversity Leads to Award-Winning Assuaged Lifestyle Solution and the Gift of Hearing - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 2019-05-21 06:33
Couple's Journey Through Disability and Adversity Leads to Award-Winning Assuaged Lifestyle Solution and the Gift of Hearing  Yahoo Finance

Inspired by a life-changing event, the Murphys embarked on a journey to help serve people in need by building impactful change through health and wellness.

Millions of Europeans at risk of chronic digestive diseases, new report reveals - Medical Xpress

Tue, 2019-05-21 06:26
Millions of Europeans at risk of chronic digestive diseases, new report reveals  Medical Xpress

Poor nutritional choices, including a high intake of ultra-processed foods and trans-fats, are putting millions of Europeans at an increased risk of a range of ...

ACB urges further action for healthy agro-biodiversity - pna.gov.ph

Tue, 2019-05-21 06:11
ACB urges further action for healthy agro-biodiversity  pna.gov.ph

MANILA -- The ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) is promoting healthy agricultural biodiversity (agro-biodiversity), noting this resource is essential for ...

Withering away: How viral infection leads to cachexia - Medical Xpress

Tue, 2019-05-21 05:15
Withering away: How viral infection leads to cachexia  Medical Xpress

Many patients with chronic illnesses such as AIDS, cancer and autoimmune diseases suffer from an additional disease called cachexia. The complex, still poorly ...

It's Time For CBD To Grow Up (If The FDA Will Let It) - Forbes

Tue, 2019-05-21 04:45
It's Time For CBD To Grow Up (If The FDA Will Let It)  Forbes

Cannabis can be a medicine, but you've got to bring it there.” Getting there, though, will be slower than many people will like.