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Can a Mediterranean diet help prevent colon cancer?
...le grains and a moderate fat intake with limits on saturated
fat. Study participants assigned to the Mediterranean diet will be encouraged to limit polyunsaturated fats from foods such as corn oil in favor of monounsaturated fats from olive oil, nuts and fatty plant-based foods such as olives. Mediterranean ...
Skimmed milk -- Straight from the cow
...al herd is likely by 2011. The milk is very low in saturated
fats and so should be high in polyunsaturates and ... the benefits of taste without the disadvantage of saturated
fats, according to Komorowski. This may also overcome the problem of waste. If you can genetically...
100 percent juice not associated with overweight in children
...ercent juice (juice consumers) ate less total fat, saturated
fat, sodium, added sugars and added fats. Juice consumers had higher intakes of a number of key nutrients such as vitamin C, potassium, magnesium, folate, B6 and iron. Similarly, juice consumers also were found to eat more total fruit (including wh...
Story ideas from the Journal of Lipid Research
.... The scientists found that mice fed diets high in saturated
and monounsaturated fat showed an increase in acyl...e replacement than monounsaturated fat for dietary saturated
fat, the scientists concluded. Article: "Monounsaturated fatty acyl-CoA is predictive of atheros...
Pimp my meatballs -- collagen injections safeguard nutrients
...ine. Adding collagen fibre or collagen hydrolysate saturated
with potassium iodide to meat makes it more stable than potassium iodide introduced using iodized table salt. The collagen enhancement works on fresh meat before cooking, but the effect also lasts during cold- or freezer-storage (SCI's Journal of the...
AGU Journal Highlights -- April 16, 2007
...07 4. Seismic studies could help identify areas saturated
with toxic liquid contaminants Seismic tests co... Title:The ultrasonic properties of granular media saturated
with DNAPL/water mixtures Authors:J. B. Ajo-Franklin: Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planet...
Johns Hopkins researchers examine why people eat the foods they do
...he amount of energy, energy density, total fat and saturated
fat in foods consumed by study participants. They ...ns of lower socio-economic status ate more fat and saturated
fat. African-Americans showed no association between income level and fat intake. Among all study pa...
Joslin researchers discover a surprising culprit in the search for causes of diabetic birth defects
...levated, while other glucose transporters would be saturated
at normal glucose concentrations. This makes the e...Km glucose transporters, on the other hand, become saturated
at these higher levels and no longer work efficiently to get glucose into the cells. Low Km trans...
New success in engineering plant oils
... oil in the seeds of a temperate plant to the more saturated
kind usually found in tropical plants. The researc...ion of an unsaturated oil to an oil with increased saturated
fatty acid levels may not sound like a boon to those conscious about consuming unsaturated fats, "th...
NC research campus and UNC universities host major symposium on nutritional biotechnology
...High-density cholesterol, low-density cholesterol, saturated
fat, poly-unsaturated fat, trans-fat, omega-3 fatty acids, carbohydrates, protein, refined sugar, lactose, vitamin C, vitamin B1, vitamin E almost every chemical component of our food is in question. And if you read the paper or watch TV, the s...
Eating ice cream may help women to conceive, but low-fat dairy foods may increase infertility risk
...e intake and limiting their overall consumption of saturated
fats in order to maintain general good health. "On...fat dairy foods as it is easier to limit intake of saturated
fat by consuming low-fat dairy foods," he said. In their prospective study, Dr Chavarro and his co...
Highlights from the December 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
...id not use supplements, but ate less total fat and saturated
fat. Supplement users were also more likely to be physically active, have more healthful diets and participate in team and organized sports, and were less likely to be overweight and to watch more than an hour of television per day. While concludin...
Diet can provide protection against development of certain cancers, new studies show
...orm of prostate cancer by reducing their intake of saturated
fat, the type of fat that increases serum cholesterol, which some studies have linked to an increased risk of advanced prostate cancer. "It is too soon to say that such measures would be specifically beneficial to lowering such a risk, but for good...
U of M researchers invent 'flashy' new process to turn soy oil, glucose into hydrogen
...nverted to hydrogen gas. Similarly, using a nearly saturated
solution of glucose in water, the process heats the sugar so fast that it, too, breaks up into syngas instead of its usual products: carbon and water. A difficulty in turning plant material into usable fuels has been breaking down the chemical bonds...
Mass extinction's cause: 'Sick Earth'
...isms. According to the theory, microbes would have saturated
the water with hydrogen sulfide, a highly toxic chemical. For a mass extinction "you really needed a good killer, and it [hydrogen sulfide] is really nasty stuff," Bottjer said. Marenco has measured large changes in the concentration of sulfur isot...
HYPER-CEST MRI breaks new ground in molecular imaging
...xation effects and increase the difference between saturated
and non-saturated MRI signals. It also requires a relatively large amount of the CEST agent to generate significant contrast enhancement. Hyperpolarized xenon has a much longer relaxation time than protons, which means that the enhanced MRI signal i...
Orange juice beverage fortified with plant sterols lowers indicators of heart disease risk
...lesterol Education Program recommend a diet low in saturated
fat and cholesterol and high in soluble fiber and ...ke of at least 0.8 grams, as part of a diet low in saturated
fat and cholesterol, may reduce the risk of heart disease....
Genes and diet linked to risk factors for heart disease
...by lowering cholesterol levels if used in place of saturated
fats that are mostly found in animal sources." ...rmation on several types of dietary fat, including saturated
fat and monounsaturated fat, the interactions between diet and APOA5 were seen only with PUFAs, "add...
Mother birds give a nutritional leg up to chicks with unattractive fathers
...levels, than eggs sired by males with redder, more saturated
plumage. Thus, they explain, the deposition of more nutrients could represent compensation for the disadvantages experienced by an offspring from a lower quality male, allowing females to supersede limitations of a suboptimal pairing on her own repro...
Eating protein boosts hormone that staves off hunger
...pular Atkins diet, which is typically high in both saturated
fat and protein. ...
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