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Obese adults, diet, weight, protect, bone thinning, resistance exercise

Resistance exercise may preserve bone in older obese dieters

12 December, 2019 9:24 am 9:24 am

AUSTIN (Reuters ) – Obese adults who diet to lose weight may be able to protect against bone thinning with resistance exercise, a recent study suggests. Weight loss efforts among obese adults are linked to an increased risk of thinning, brittle bones that are prone to fractures, the study team writes in the Journal of … Read More


Healthier diet may help lift depression symptoms

10 October, 2019 8:39 pm 8:39 pm

CANBERRA (Reuters ) – Young adults who eat poorly and feel blue might be able to perk themselves up by switching to a healthier diet, a small study suggests. In a randomized trial, men and women aged 17-35 in Australia who switched to a healthier diet had fewer depression symptoms after three weeks. And those … Read More


Scientists reveal ‘ideal diet’ for peoples’ health

01 January, 2019 8:44 am 8:44 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Scientists have unveiled what they say is an ideal diet for the health of the planet and its populations – including a doubling of consumption of nuts, fruits, vegetables and legumes, and a halving of meat and sugar intake. If the world followed the “Planetary Health” diet, the researchers said, more than … Read More

Diet soft drinks tied to lower odds of colon cancer recurrence

08 August, 2018 9:55 am 9:55 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Colon cancer patients who drink one or more servings of artificially-sweetened beverages a day have roughly half the risk of their cancer recurring compared to those who drink few or none of these beverages, a US study suggests. The study wasn’t designed to prove whether or how drinking these beverages lowers … Read More