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This protein can resist weight gain despite high-fat diet

Not been able to fight off excess belly fat despite exercise and diet control? High levels of a particular protein can help Continue reading “This protein can resist weight gain despite high-fat diet” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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Veggie rich diet could help prevent acute pancreatitis

A diet rich in vegetables could help stave off the development of the serious condition acute pancreatitis Continue reading “Veggie rich diet could help prevent acute pancreatitis” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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Dietary fiber nurtures health-promoting gut bacteria

Dietary fiber promotes a shift in the gut toward different types of beneficial bacteria, according to a University of Illinois study Continue reading “Dietary fiber nurtures health-promoting gut bacteria” More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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Common BP drug linked to severe gastrointestinal problems

Researchers have discovered an association between a commonly prescribed blood pressure drug, Olmesartan, and severe gastrointestinal issues such as nausea Continue reading “Common BP drug linked to severe More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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Impact of cigarette smoking continues even after quitting

A new study including an Indian-origin scientist has found that cigarette smoking may impair pancreatic duct cell function even after quitting, putting all smokers at risk of compromised digestive function Continue More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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Even 1 drink a day can cause gastrointestinal problems

Moderate alcohol consumption – just one drink per day for women or two for men – could lead to small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and subsequently cause gastrointestinal symptoms like bloating More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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Listening to Mozart may help docs detect colon cancer faster

A new study has revealed that listening to Mozart’s music while performing colonoscopy may help physicians increase their detection rates of precancerous polyps Continue reading “Listening to Mozart may More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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Lifetime psychological traumas may lead to irritable bowel syndrome

Researchers have revealed that psychological and emotional traumas experienced over a lifetime – such as the death of a loved one, divorce, natural disaster Continue reading “Lifetime psychological traumas More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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Geographical variation plays role in chronic digestive conditions

Geographic variation does play a role in determining occurrence of chronic digestive diseases, US researchers say Continue reading “Geographical variation plays role in chronic digestive conditions” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
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Drinking more fluids could cut men’s bladder cancer risk

Drinking plenty of fluids may help men to protect against bladder cancer, a new study has suggested Continue reading “Drinking more fluids could cut men’s bladder cancer risk” »  More...