Top News: #FoodsAndNutrition

Here are the top read news on #FoodsAndNutrition: What’s the Definition of Processed Meat?: So what exactly is the problem with cured and processed meats, anyway? A lot of epidemiological evidence links consumption of cured and processed meats with increased risk of heart disease and cancer. The association is a little muddled by the fact…

Top News: #DietAndNutrition

Here are the top read news for #DietAndNutrition: Is Sushi ‘Healthy’? What About Granola? Where Americans and Nutritionists Disagree: Which foods are healthy? In principle, it’s a simple enough question, and a person who wishes to eat more healthily should reasonably expect to know which foods to choose at the supermarket and which to avoid.…

Top News: #Diabetes

Here are the top read news for #Diabetes: Diet Soda and Diabetes: Things to Consider: While diet soda may be a sugar-free alternative to regular soda, that does not necessarily make it healthier. It is true that diet sodas do not contain sugars, and have little to no calories. Because of this, diet sodas are…

Top News: #EyeHealth

Here are the top read news for #EyeHealth: ‘Lazy eye’ childhood condition can be treated in adults: Dr. McDonnell corrected her vision in a two-hour outpatient surgical procedure in which the six extraocular (outer) eye muscles are tightened and/or loosened to achieve alignment: Read more     Eye study underscores the long-lasting benefits of controlling…

Top News: #DietsAndHealth

Here are the top read news for #DietsAndHealth: New Stanford celiac disease resource offers help with gluten-free diets: Pediatric gastroenterologist Nasha Khavari, MD, who directs the celiac disease program at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, has developed a set of practical online tools for people who are learning about the disease and adjusting to the…