Top News: #SugarAndNutrition

Here are the top read news for #SugarAndNutrition: Sugar industry secretly paid for favorable Harvard research: As nutrition debates raged in the 1960s, prominent Harvard nutritionists published two reviews in a top medical journal downplaying the role of sugar in coronary heart disease. Newly unearthed documents reveal what they didn’t say: A sugar industry trade…

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: #MultipleSclerosis

Here are the top read news for #MultipleSclerosis: Switch to rituximab shows anti-inflammatory effect in relapsing-remitting MS: Rituximab may be an attractive treatment option for patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS), suggest phase II study findings showing its efficacy in controlling inflammatory activity: Read more     Obesity and multiple sclerosis: Is there a causal…

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…