Learn about what foods to eat and what foods to avoid to help alleviate symptoms of Hashimoto’s disease. Do gluten-free or low-GI diets help?
Vitamin D has been found to protect the heart against heart failure following a heart attack. Now, a new study describes how this might work.
Colorectal cancer is a common condition, and an unhealthful diet is a top risk factor. So, what should you eat for prevention and to aid treatment?
Albumin is the main protein in blood plasma and low levels can cause hypoalbuminemia. Here we look at the symptoms, the role of diet, and the outlook.
In a study of more than 33,000 Japanese adults, researchers found that a higher level of vitamin D could reduce the risk of cancer by a fifth.
Yeast allergies are common and can range from mild to severe. How is this allergy diagnosed, and what foods should be avoided? We find answers.
Baking soda is a popular method that many people use to help treat acne breakouts. But is it safe to use, or can it cause more harm than good?
Restricting food intake to a set time period every day could help to clear the brain of a protein that causes Huntington's disease, new research suggests.
A high concentration of resveratrol — which is a compound found in many food plants — can reduce replication of two poxviruses in human cells, study finds.
A detailed look at the average heights for women around the world. We also explore how factors such as genetics and nutrition impact height.
Put the salt down, because no matter how healthful your diet is, researchers found that consuming too much salt still increases blood pressure.
Learn about different factors that can cause flatulence to produce a bad odor. We also look at tips for treating and preventing smelly farts.
Are natural antibiotics safe? Do they work? Read about the best and worst natural antibiotics. We also discuss when to use prescription antibiotics.
Researchers have discovered that people with CVD who had vitamin D levels within the normal range were less likely to die from the disease.
Analysis of data from a large trial found calcium with and without vitamin D raised risk of colorectal polyps 6–10 years after starting on the supplements.
Diets rich in seafood and therefore omega-3 fatty acids bring many health benefits. A new study asks whether omega-3 can lower multiple sclerosis risk.
Learn about specific nutrition strategies that can be used to treat common symptoms of multiple myeloma, such as kidney damage and anemia.
How does diet affect the prostate? In this article, learn about which foods to eat and which to avoid if you have an enlarged prostate gland.
A new study, conducted in mice that exercised on a treadmill for 45 minutes per day for 2 months, found that feeding only on alternate days enhanced endurance.