Tag: "oats" at medical news
New "Body-Friendly" Fat Substitute Can Help To Transform
...entrations ofbeta-glucans, soluble fibers found in oats
and barley that are known to lowerLDL cholesterol ...system than does a comparable amount ofwhole-grain oats
or barley. Beta-glucans may also play a role in regulating blood sugar levels. Studiesconducted by...
New 'Body-Friendly' Fat Substitute
...entrations of beta-glucans, solublefibers found in oats
and barley that are known to lower LDL cholesterol andtotal cholesterol, factors which have been linked to heart disease. Alsofeatured will be a report on how Nu-Trim performed in cookies prepared by OakState Products, which produces cookies for sev...
Diet as good as drug for lowering cholesterol, says study
...proteins, viscous fibre (high-fibre) foods such as oats
and barely and a special margarine with plant sterols (found in leafy green vegetables and vegetable oils). Lead author David Jenkins, a professor in U of T's Department of Nutritional Sciences and director of the Clinical Nutrition and Risk Factor M...
Research news from Tufts University, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy: March 2004
... ingredients such as whole wheat, whole rye, whole oats
or graham flour rather than breads made with refined wheat flour." The study, which appeared in the February issue of the journal Diabetes Care, is based on data from more than 2,800 subjects in the Framingham Study. The metabolic syndrome is a clus...
Research news from Tufts University, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy: May 2004
...t slow down absorption, such as high fiber breads, oats
and milk. The research team examined the relationship between the dietary glycemic index and several metabolic markers of disease risk in the Framingham Offspring Cohort and found certain health benefits associated with low glycemic index diets. McKe...
Oats not safe for all patients with celiac disease
..., no oats. Then some recent studies suggested that oats
did not cause the intestinal inflammation characteristic of the disease, and thus oats
are now often included in the celiac disease diet. This is good news for patients coping with severe...