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Topical uses for marijuana: Study finds it effective at soothing skin problems such as eczema, psoriasis

TOPICAL USES FOR MARIJUANA: STUDY FINDS IT EFFECTIVE AT SOOTHING SKIN PROBLEMS SUCH AS ECZEMA, PSORIASIS

Skin diseases like eczema and psoriasis can potentially be treated with marijuana, a recent study suggests. Robert Dellavalle from...

Burcon launches new plant protein blends, forms JV to build new production plant

BURCON LAUNCHES NEW PLANT PROTEIN BLENDS, FORMS JV TO BUILD NEW PRODUCTION PLANT

Plant protein is hot, but while pea and rice are booming, protein from canola is yet to take off. That may change as Canadaâs Burcon...

 
 
 
Increase your chance of survival: Common causes of death during a disaster and how to avoid them

INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF SURVIVAL: COMMON CAUSES OF DEATH DURING A DISASTER AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

With the right skills, preppers can significantly improve their chances of surviving various scenarios. Do you have what it takes to...

BASF and Glycosyn partnership to capitalise on HMO and gut health interest

BASF AND GLYCOSYN PARTNERSHIP TO CAPITALISE ON HMO AND GUT HEALTH INTEREST

BASF are to enter an agreement with biotechnology firm Glycosyn to develop and commercialise human milk oligosaccharides for use in...

 
 
 
Research shows doctors avoid talking to elderly patients about their mental health and just throw meds at them instead

RESEARCH SHOWS DOCTORS AVOID TALKING TO ELDERLY PATIENTS ABOUT THEIR MENTAL HEALTH AND JUST THROW MEDS AT THEM INSTEAD

There is nothing easy about getting older. Limited mobility, cognitive decline and the death of loved ones can leave the elderly feeling...

Short duration, high-intensity resistance exercise training programs can dramatically improve insulin sensitivity in overweight men: Study

SHORT DURATION, HIGH-INTENSITY RESISTANCE EXERCISE TRAINING PROGRAMS CAN DRAMATICALLY IMPROVE INSULIN SENSITIVITY IN OVERWEIGHT MEN: STUDY

People who are overweight are often advised to exercise to lose weight. Now, a study finds that this not only aids in weight loss but...

 
 
 
Does Sleep Quality Really Decline With Age?

DOES SLEEP QUALITY REALLY DECLINE WITH AGE?

One of the most common complaints people have as they age is poor quality sleep. They get less sleep than younger people, and, despite...

Illinois company recalls more than 30 tons of beef for E. coli

ILLINOIS COMPANY RECALLS MORE THAN 30 TONS OF BEEF FOR E. COLI

Aurora Packing Company Inc. is recalling more than 62,000 pounds of raw beef that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, according...

 
 
 
‘Public health significance': DHA omega-3 linked to better artery health in the general population

‘PUBLIC HEALTH SIGNIFICANCE': DHA OMEGA-3 LINKED TO BETTER ARTERY HEALTH IN THE GENERAL POPULATION

Increased levels of omega-3s may be associated with less aortic calcification among men in the general population, with the effects...

CoQ10 found to reverse the effects of fatty liver disease

COQ10 FOUND TO REVERSE THE EFFECTS OF FATTY LIVER DISEASE

Coenzyme Q10, also referred to as CoQ10, is a potent antioxidant naturally produced by the body. According to studies, CoQ10 supplementation...

 
 
 
Adults who weigh themselves daily are more likely to shed the pounds or stay the same size

ADULTS WHO WEIGH THEMSELVES DAILY ARE MORE LIKELY TO SHED THE POUNDS OR STAY THE SAME SIZE

A team from the University of Georgia said the harsh reminder of a physical weight increase encourages people to adjust their behaviour.

Eucommia: A widely used plant in TCM that can protect neurons from damage caused by epilepsy

EUCOMMIA: A WIDELY USED PLANT IN TCM THAT CAN PROTECT NEURONS FROM DAMAGE CAUSED BY EPILEPSY

Researchers have found a new natural medicine that can protect nerve cells from epilepsy. In a study published in the journal The American...

 
 
 
Apple extract can promote stem cell regeneration and help maintain homeostasis

APPLE EXTRACT CAN PROMOTE STEM CELL REGENERATION AND HELP MAINTAIN HOMEOSTASIS

In this study published in the journal Nutrition Research, researchers from Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea investigated the...

Rev Up Your Fat Burn From Weightlifting With These 5 Dietitian-Approved Tips

REV UP YOUR FAT BURN FROM WEIGHTLIFTING WITH THESE 5 DIETITIAN-APPROVED TIPS

Most of the diet tips you hear for weightlifters have to do with building muscle. Makes sense: strength training is the number one...

 
 
 
Eating Curd Daily Can Help Reduce Anxiety

EATING CURD DAILY CAN HELP REDUCE ANXIETY

Including natural probiotic foods such as curd in your daily diet can help you cope with anxiety, reveals a new study.

New study confirms: Junk food takes YEARS off your life

NEW STUDY CONFIRMS: JUNK FOOD TAKES YEARS OFF YOUR LIFE

It's hard to keep track of all the ways that the wrong foods can compromise your health. For example, eating nitrates is linked to...

 
 
 
Poor diet accounts for over 80,000 cancer cases a year, study suggests

POOR DIET ACCOUNTS FOR OVER 80,000 CANCER CASES A YEAR, STUDY SUGGESTS

The processed foods of the Western diet can cause weight gain and new Tufts University research breaks down what foods are linked to...

Planned Parenthood donating $38 MILLION to 2020 Democrat candidates

PLANNED PARENTHOOD DONATING $38 MILLION TO 2020 DEMOCRAT CANDIDATES

Seems there are millions of dollars just laying around, folks, made “available” for Planned Parenthood to give away to anyone who supports...

 
 
 
Mung beans enrich soil organic carbon in cereal-cereal cropping systems

MUNG BEANS ENRICH SOIL ORGANIC CARBON IN CEREAL-CEREAL CROPPING SYSTEMS

A study funded by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research revealed that mung beans could be used to boost soil organic carbon levels...

The ‘Nativore' Chef Working to Improve Nutrition in Indigenous Communities

THE ‘NATIVORE' CHEF WORKING TO IMPROVE NUTRITION IN INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES

Chef Lois Ellen Frank, a member of the Kiowa Nation, presents a commanding figure in her chef whites. Standing in the middle of the...