Simple changes in school lunchrooms, such as placing fresh fruit near the cash register, may boost the amount of healthy foods children eat, a new study suggests.
Source: Cornell University Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs
About 30 percent of heart attacks, strokes and deaths from heart disease can be prevented in people at high risk if they switch to a Mediterranean diet rich in olive oil, nuts, beans, fish, fruits and vegetables, and even drink wine with meals, a large and rigorous new study has found.
Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Researchers from the Universitšt AutÚnoma de Barcelona (UAB) have cured type 1 diabetes in dogs for the first time. The finding is significant because it paves the way for a potential and safe treatment for the disease in humans.
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Among children who underwent oral immunotherapy for milk allergies, fewer than half were able to regularly consume milk without symptoms in the long term, according to updated results from an earlier trial.
Source:Johns Hopkins University