Tag: "tomato" at medical news
Study will assess effect of tomato oil on precancerous prostate changes
...tern University seeks to determine whether natural tomato
oil with a high concentration of lycopene may reve...eloping prostate cancer in men who ate more cooked tomato
products, such as tomato
sauce. Additional studies showed that cooking tomatoes and eating them with...
Be picky when served large portions
...price for the meal, which included a pesto-stuffed tomato
and a roll and butter, remained the same. Customers who ordered the meal were also asked to rate their satisfaction and the appropriateness of the portion size. In addition, their food intake was measured by weighing each entree in the kitchen befo...
Whole tomato powder effective in preventing prostate cancer
power--but not lycopene alone--may inhibit the dev...ancer Institute . Rats fed diets containing whole tomato
powder, which contains lycopene and other compounds, had a lower risk of death from prostate cancer ...
Double trouble: big portions of calorie dense foods
...edium shells, zucchini, broccoli, carrots, onions, tomato
sauce and parmesan, mozzarella and ricotta cheese. The calorie density was changed by varying the proportions of ingredients. The amount served was also varied from two cups to two and three-quarters cups to three and a half cups. "Portion size ...
Caliente chemistry for Cinco de Mayo
...play a role in preventing cell damage. And the red tomato
pigment, lycopene, helps reduce the risk of breast, colon, lung and prostate cancer. Tomatoes also play a role in lowering cholesterol and triglycerides. http://center.acs.org/applications/ccs/application/index.cfm?pressreleaseid=1757&categoryid=1 ...
Study provides new evidence that chemical in tomato sauce may help fight prostate cancer, particularly in black men
...ce that lycopene, a chemical found in abundance in tomato
sauce, may help prevent or slow the development of...bjects. It is also the first to link the effect of tomato
sauce consumption to a reduction of human DNA damage, considered a marker for increased cancer risk,...