Nutrition experts endorse decision to drop fat restrictions, focusing on the quality of whole foods instead.
Researchers suspect compounds in citrus may sensitize skin to sunlight, but further study is needed.
Treatment with this compound resulted in higher circulating levels of 25(OH)D compared with ergocalciferol in Hispanic CKD patients.
Cutting back on dietary phosphorus in addition to taking phosphate binders achieved greater decreases in serum phosphate in PD patients.
Gout increased the risk of erectile dysfunction in men by 21%.
In a study, renal survival increased by 8.2% with each 10 nmol/L increment in baseline levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D.
Those assigned a food plan lost slightly more weight.
U.S. FDA gives food manufacturers 3 years to remove partially hydrogenated oils from the food supply.
A study found that 78% of popular drinks, from flavored waters to lemonades to iced teas, contain far more phosphorus than listed in nutritional databases.
Benefits were observed in Caucasian men and women consuming as much as 3.5 ounces of chocolate a day.
Drugs significantly lower blood pressure even without adherence to low-salt diet
Highest versus lowest intake associated with a 67% and 88% lower risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, respectively.
Lower odds for consulting complementary and alternative medicine practitioner, taking CAM
Effect might be largely due to weight loss linked to eating more grains and vegetables, experts say.
AKI developed in bodybuilders who injected anabolic steroids and ingested commercial protein and creatine products.
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