September 24, 2019

Medical Education Does Not Equip Students To Provide High Quality Nutritional Care To Patients

Worldwide, nutrition is insufficiently incorporated into medical education, meaning that medical students lack the confidence, skills and knowledge to provide nutritional care to patients, according to a systematic review of 24 studies published in The Lancet Planetary Health journal.
September 23, 2019

Study Finds Supplements Containing Pine Bark Extracts May Offer Post-Exercise Protection

Supplements containing the French maritime pine bark extract Pycnogenol may help protect against the effects of oxidative stress after exercise, says a new study.
September 20, 2019

Study Finds Babies Are Exposed To Air Pollution While Still In The Womb

Researchers say babies are exposed directly to air pollution while still in the womb, after finding particles of soot buried deep in the placenta.
September 19, 2019

Not Getting Enough Vitamin D Could Triple Risk Of Early Death

New research suggests that not getting enough vitamin D could triple the risk of an early death.
September 18, 2019

New Study Finds Vitamin D May Reduce Risk Of Pre-Eclampsia And Other Pregnancy Complications

A new study has found that vitamin D may reduce the risk of women developing pre-eclampsia and other complications in pregnancy.
September 17, 2019

Germany To Ban Glyphosate From End Of 2023

The German government has agreed to ban use of the weedkiller glyphosate from the end of 2023.
September 16, 2019

Dietary Supplement May Help With Schizophrenia

An editorial published in the British Journal of Psychiatry suggests that sarcosine, an amino acid derivative, may help with schizophrenia.
September 13, 2019

Women Taking Paracetamol (Acetaminophen) In Pregnancy Risk Children Having Behavior Problems

Women who take paracetamol (acetaminophen) while pregnant risk having children with behavior problems, a study suggests.