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Lactoferrin boosts immunity, heals wounds & guards against cancer

With many health benefits, lactoferrin is an important iron-binding protein. The major form of this powerful protein is secreted into human bio fluids such as milk, blood, tears, saliva, and is responsible for most of the host defense properties. Researchers...
Woman drinking soda from a straw

New Research: Drinking soda can raise overall stroke risk

Greater sugar-sweetened and low-calorie soda consumption is associated with a higher risk of stroke. Conversely, consumption of caffeinated or decaffeinated coffee was associated with a lower risk, this was found by researchers from Cleveland...
Baby Foods

Readymade Baby Food too Low in Micro-Nutrients: New Study

Micro-nutrient content in ready-made baby meals contained less than a fifth of the recommended daily supply of calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron and other minerals. This was revealed through new research from the University of Greenwich, School...
High-Calorie Food increases Obesity

New Study: Obesity Linked to Heightened Sensitivity via High Calorie Foods

Worldwide, obesity is on the increase in adults & children. It is currently viewed by many as one of the most serious threats to public health. Changes in public policy are required to bring forth solutions to the obesity pandemic &...
Psychological Stress can escalate the disease

Psychological stress can influence disease: New Study

Chronic psychological stress is associated with the body losing its ability to regulate the inflammatory response, a research team led by Carnegie Mellon University’s Sheldon Cohen has found. Stress wreaks havoc on the mind and body....
Risk of Depression is higher for People Living Alone

New Research: Depression at Peak for Loners

The risk of depression, measured by people taking antidepressants, is almost eighty percent higher for those living alone compared to people living in any kind of social or family group, New research published in BioMed Central’s open...
People with Damage to the Retina are likely to have problems in the Brain

New Study: Eye Health can affect Brain Health

According to a study published in a medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, people with mild vascular disease that causes damage to the retina in the eye are more likely to have problems with thinking and memory skills because...
Older Adults who are Poor Sleepers may increase risk for Elevated Inflammation Levels

Poor Sleep in Older Adults causes Increased Inflammation

According to a study led by a University of Rochester Medical Center researcher, older adults who sleep poorly have an altered immune system response to stress that may increase risk for mental and physical health problems. In the study, stress...
Oranges and Grapefruit may lower ischemic stroke

Women’s Stroke Risk May be Lowered by Eating Citrus Fruit

According to research reported in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association, a compound in citrus fruits may reduce your risk of stroke. Consuming higher amounts of a compound in citrus fruits, especially oranges & grapefruit, may...
Smokers turn Healthy Bacteria against their own body

New Study: Smoking Zaps Healthy Bacteria in the Mouth

Smoking causes the body to turn against its own helpful healthy bacteria, leaving smokers more vulnerable to disease, this was revealed by a new study. The mouth of a healthy person contains a stable ecosystem of healthy bacteria despite the...