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Dried Fruit May Help Lower Blood Sugar Response

11 December, 2018 Health News
Certain dietary patterns, especially those rich in fruits and vegetables, may help decrease the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Despite campaigns and educational efforts, the...

Nuts Prebiotic Properties May Help in the Prevention of Obesity

11 December, 2018 Health News
This review, recently published in the journal Nutrients, observed if the potential benefits of nut consumption in the prevention and management of overweight and obesity were related to their content...

Peanut Protein Powder May Help Protect Individuals with Peanut Allergy

11 December, 2018 Health News
A study published recently in the New England Journal of Medicine observed that people suffering from a peanut allergy may protect themselves from accidental ingestion by building up their tolerance...

New Scientific Evidence Suggests Nuts May Help Improve Sperm Quality

11 December, 2018 Health News
Infertility is a major clinical concern, affecting 15% of all reproductive-age couples. Pollution, smoking and trends toward a Western-style diet (generally characterized by processed and refined foods, high in sugar,...

Do You Want to Reduce Your Blood Sugar Levels? Dried Fruits Might Be Your Solution

11 December, 2018 Health News
Despite educational efforts and social awareness, the consumption of fruits and vegetables is lower than recommended by health agencies. Even though it has been assured that certain dietary patterns, especially those...

Funding Opportunities for Research and Dissemination

10 December, 2018 Health News
The International Nut and Dried Fruit Council (INC) has launched its Annual Call for Research Projects (300,000 euros) and Annual Call for Promotion and Dissemination Projects to fund research into the...

Moderate Nut Consumption May Be Associated with Lower Risk of Colorectal Tumor

8 November, 2018 Health News
This study recently published in the journal Nutrition and Cancer observed the association between nut consumption and sporadic colorectal adenoma (non-cancerous tumor).

Almonds and Peanuts May Help Improve Blood Glucose in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

8 November, 2018 Health News
Diet is a key factor in the prevention, treatment and control of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).

Want to Have a Better Brain Health? Diet is Key! (And Nuts Too)

10 October, 2018 Health News
Lifespan has significantly increased in modern society. However, brain diseases are unfortunately on the rise. That includes neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease, which is in fact the most common...

Walnut and Almond Enriched Diets May Help Improve Endothelial Function

8 October, 2018 Health News
Omega-3 fatty acids, which are present in nuts, may help reduce cardiovascular disease risk, by improving vascular inflammation and endothelial dysfunction.

Walnut Consumption on Body Weight in Elderly

7 October, 2018 Health News
Obesity in elderly people continues to be a major public health challenge. For this reason, this recent study, published in the journal Nutrients, assessed the effects of chronic walnut consumption...

Frequent Nut Consumption May Improve Cardioprotective Profile

7 September, 2018 Health News
It was not clear whether body fat factors could mediate the association between nut consumption, glucose/insulin metabolism and inflammatory markers and this is what the study examined.
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