Tag: "cooking" at medical news
IOF Bone Apptit campaign wins prestigious communications award
...t message and they also assisted by doing hands-on cooking
demonstrations and preparing meals at fundraising and media events. Global Gold Sponsors for the IOF World Osteoporosis Day Bone Apptit campaign were Fonterra Brands, MSD, Novartis and Tetra Pak. There was also outstanding campaign support through ...
Avian influenza on people's minds
...ggs. Yet, less than half of Americans believe that cooking
chicken to the recommended temperature kills the a... methods for destroying avian influenza during the cooking
process are the same as for destroying salmonella, said Hallman. If poultry contaminated with avian ...
Research says boiling broccoli ruins its anti-cancer properties
...ty of Warwick have found that the standard British cooking
habit of boiling vegetables severely damages the a...and isothiocyanates were influenced by storage and cooking
of Brassica vegetables. The researchers, Prof Paul Thornalley from Warwick Medical School at the U...
Counseling, coping skills could reduce arthritis disability
...n can make hard it to perform everyday tasks, like cooking
or getting dressed. Treatment early on aimed at psychosocial issues could make a big long-term difference for people with arthritis, the reviewers say. "This early-intervention approach could have many benefits in terms of preventing problems in ...
New fat, same old problem with an added twist?
...ous in baked goods, processed foods and restaurant cooking
decades ago because of their shelf life and other properties, are now being abandoned by many producers of commercial products such as cookies, crackers, pies, doughnuts, and French fries because they raise LDL ("bad") cholesterol, lower HDL ("good")...
MIT implant could measure tumor growth, treatment
...im to offer a turkey-based analogy. "When you're cooking
a turkey, you can take the temperature with a thermometer," she said. "But with something like this, instead of just taking the temperature, you can find out about the moisture, the saltiness, and whether there's enough rosemary." In addition to mo...
Even slight holiday weight gain can set stage for obesity, health risks
..., Ms. Sandon said. Here are some calorie-cutting cooking
tips: Use broth to saut instead of butter 104...n said. Also, keep your hands, work surfaces and cooking
utensils clean. Exercising Exercising regularly is also important for good health, Ms. Sandon sa...
Study finds three-quarters of women are households' chief cook and food shopper
Three-quarters of women still do most of the cooking
and food shopping for their partner and family, su...rise of celebrity chefs like Jamie Oliver has made cooking
more acceptable a pastime to the modern man, say researchers from Newcastle Universitys Human Nutrit...
Soot from wood stoves in developing world impacts global warming more than expected
...fueled by wood or crop residue, are used daily for cooking
and heating by more than 2 billion people worldwid...e relied on laboratory measures of pollutants from cooking
fires because field tests have been difficult to conduct, in part, because of limited access to remo...
Eating walnuts with high-fat meals helps to protect arteries against short-term damage
...re research is needed to determine how heating and cooking
walnuts affects their protective abilities and whether they need to be eaten raw in order to provide the greatest health benefit. Research for this study was conducted at Hospital Clnico's Lipid Clinic and Ultrasound Laboratory in collaboration with...
Medical experts launch global campaign against salt
...around the world Reduce salt added at home during cooking
and at the table through a combination of media publicity and public health campaigns e.g. the Food Standards Agency campaign in the UK ( http://www.salt.gov.uk/index.shtml ) WASH research has highlighted the huge variations in salt levels in th...
Katie Lee Joel joins Kidney Friendly Comfort Foods program
...to honor his memory. I want patients to know that cooking
kidney friendly foods is not a sentence to boring ...awberry Pie Katie is conducting a low phosphorus cooking
demonstration of her recipes at the AAKP meeting today from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. EDT, where she wil...
Avoiding house dust mites and changing diet proves ineffective
...of omega-6 fatty acids. Parents were provided with cooking
oils and margarine high in omega-3 fatty acids to use in food preparation and food oil capsules were added to the child's formula or to solid foods from the age of 6 months. While this dietary intervention did alter blood levels of fatty acids, th...
Where the brain organizes actions
...rarchies of behaviors. Such planning ability, from cooking
a meal to organizing a space mission, is considered one of the hallmarks of human intelligence. The researchers found that Broca's area--which lies on the left side of the brain about in the temple region--and its counterpart on the right side activa...
Ferment and cook beans for gas-free nutrition
Fermenting beans and then cooking
them not only reduces the majority of the soluble fibre that leads to flatulence, but also enhances their nutritional quality. Now we know which bacteria are important for the fermentation, reveal findings published online today in the SCI's Journal ...
Science and the end of poverty
...ovide. Such services include lighting, heating for cooking
and space heating, power for transport, water pumping, grinding, and numerous other services that fuels, electricity and mechanical power make possible. The core message is that energy services are essential to both social and economic development an...
Boys face greater burns risk than girls, says new research
... often stay closer to their parents while they are cooking
and are more exposed to burn risks. By the age of three most children have a greater understanding of the concept of danger. " None of the children were scalded by hot baths, a danger frequently identified by other studies and one of the main ca...
Indoor pollution from cooking on wood stoves affects women in developing countries
...as expressed in hour-years, the number of hours of cooking
with wood stoves multiplied by the average number of hours spent daily in the kitchen. The average cumulative exposure was 214 hour-years for the wood smoke group and 56 pack years for the tobacco smokers. "In our study, the degree of airflow limita...
Farmworkers' paradox: Stanford study shows field laborers not eating what they grow
... and a decrease in the use of lard or meat fat for cooking
among men and women within the community. Fried fo...imarily single, poor; they live in housing without cooking
facilities." Dropping off leaflets about the health effects of a poor diet, isn't enough to affect c...
More training needed to ensure accuracy of urine drug tests
...Almost one-third did not know that alcohol used in cooking
would not cause a false positive alcohol screening result. Responding to the question of whether or not eating large quantities of poppy seeds can cause positive results for opioids, codeine and/or morphine, 40 percent of physicians either did not k...