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Component In Soy Products May Be Substitute For Estrogen Treatment
... grams of isolated soy protein into baked goodsand drinks
used in the women's daily low-fat, low-cholesterol diets. Inaddition to a control group, one group ate soy protein with a standard levelof 56 milligrams of isoflavones, another had products with 92 milligrams. The higher level of isoflavones produce...
New Sensor Provides First Instant Test For Toxic E. coli Organism
...ses and deaths in the United States involvingfruit drinks
and fast-food hamburgers, a massive outburst of food poisoning in Japan, and a current outbreak in Scotland that is linked to 10 deaths. Raymond Stevens, a chemist at the Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley NationalLaboratory (Berkeley Lab), says the s...
Wake Forest Study Shows Soy Containing A Key Ingredient Is What Lowers
...lk, but no soyprotein or isoflavones. Soy drinks
containing isoflavones reduced both total choleste...isoflavones, the Wake Forestinvestigators used soy drinks
supplied by Protein Technologies International ofSt. Louis, Mo. Protein Technologies also paid for t...
Eating Less Fat At One Meal May Lead To Higher Fat Intake Later
...Students who had the lower-fat,higher-carbohydrate drinks
compensated by eating more fat and fewer carbohydr...ing the day. Students who had the skim-milk-based drinks
without theadded carbohydrates increased total calorie consumption throughout the restof the day. ...
Health Effects Of Consuming Alcohol, Dairy Foods, And Iron-Fortified Products ToBe Debated
...and the hazards of heavier drinking (more than two drinks
per day) willbe discussed in the symposium "Alcohol, Nutrition and Health" (Session 75, June24, 9 AM). Biological and epidemiological studies to date will be examined. Research over the past 30 years links light to moderate alcohol consumption tohea...
Rodent Cancer Data To Be Reviewed On Food Flavoring, Solvent, Cosmetic
Ingredient, Anabolic Steroid And Embalming Fluid
...agent used in jellies, baked goods, icecream, soft drinks
and chewing gum, naturally present in some foods, and afragrance for perfumes. The studies presented what NTP staff called "clearevidence of carcinogenicity" in both sexes of rats and mice. "Clear evidence"is the strongest category of evidence for ...
Champagne Gets Its Fizz From Tiny Acid Burns
...ore asking them to dip their tongues into the test drinks
oncemore, and report the tingle on each side of th...separate study in which volunteersdrank carbonated drinks
in a hyperbaric chamber, where the high pressure stoppedbubbles forming in the drinks. "They still g...
Popular Diet Supplement May Be A Cancer Risk
...en is an ingredient in products ranging fromsports drinks
and gum to pills. The health claims for chromium are based on its status as an essential humannutrient required for normal carbohydrate and fat metabolism. The Alabamascientists believe it does this job by making the insulin receptor work better. S...
New Polyester Products Perform Better And Are Easy To Recycle
...ng packaging andlonger shelf life for the food and drinks
in such packages. "Your drinks
willhave improved flavor too," he says. In the same talk, Long will talk about preparing liq...
Tip Sheet: Health Benefits Of Caffeinated Beverages
...21 - 25. Included arediscussions about how these drinks
can increase energy and alertness and inhibittumors and hardening of the arteries. One paper also reports that caffeine isnot addictive when consumed in moderation. Following are selected samples ofthe nearly 50 papers being presented on this topic...
University of Pittsburgh researchers demonstrate metabolic link between large
waists and colorectal cancer
...in terms of smoking,current aspirin use, alcoholic drinks
consumed per week, percent of fatcalories in diet or mean number of vegetable or fruit servings per week.Study participants were followed for an average 6.5 years. "A very important finding here is that people with increased amountsof abdomin...
Even in the Amazon jungles, treatment for heat exhaustion is the same as it is right here at home
...the exact amounts, most powders or pre-mixed sport drinks
shouldbe adequate for routine activity. She also recommends checking to be sure a sport drink contains a sugar source,such as glucose or fructose, and that it has vitamin C. "You might have a drinkthat contains about 100 or 200 milligrams of Vitami...
Moderate alcohol consumption may reduce your chances of a heart attack
...rate amounts of alcohol - equivalent toroughly two drinks
per day - at two levels: using an animal model (in vivo) and liver-derived cells(in vitro). The animal-study findings demonstrated an 18 to 20 percent decrease in the circulatinglevels of fibrinogen. This decrease was fully reversible and non gend...
Mighty things from small beginnings
...rs. "I can't predict what one drink a day, or two drinks
a day, or three drinks
a week are going to do on a long-term basis." The second component relates to past media attention...
UCSF study finds danger in marathon runners drinking too much water
... endurance events. It's also possible that sports drinks
containing electrolytes could help, he said. And, of course, it's important to drink water during a race, but only enough to replenish what is lost through perspiration....
Fruit fly model could explain how mosquitoes carry malaria: new drugs and vaccines on the horizon
...ito when the mosquito bites an infected person and drinks
a "blood meal." Once inside, the parasite undergoes a two-week growth phase and then is transmitted to a new host when the mosquito takes a second blood meal. By learning more about the factors that enable the parasite to grow inside the mosquito ho...
Study: too much sugar, not enough milk may damage U.S. teens' health
... heavy increase in consumption of sugar-laden soft drinks
and fruit-flavored beverages. Teens also began eat...illas and lasagna." A tripling of sugar intake in drinks
by teens over the 30 years is of special concern, he said. "Sugar itself is not bad for you, but wh...
Binge drinking: a dangerous rite of passage
...le evening. For males, that can mean five or more drinks
in one sitting; for females, it can be four or more drinks. Several studies have found that a significant percentage of teenagers report regular bouts of drinking in which high blood alcohol levels are attained. Furthermore, when the above definiti...
Caffeine in colas: 'The Real Thing' isn't the taste
...feine than without." About 70 percent of all soft drinks
in this country contain caffeine, he adds. The ca...r every man, woman and child. Consumption of soft drinks
has more than doubled since 1975 and more sodas are consumed than water, says Griffiths. Soft drinks...
New treatment makes fruit juices safer
...st 21 -- Carbon dioxide, the stuff that makes soft drinks
fizzy, can also make fresh fruit juice safer to drink, according to researchers at the University of Florida. The findings were reported here today at the 220th national meeting of the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific society...
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