Saturday, October 20, 2018
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Poverty tied to worse heart health among U.S. teens

Poverty Tied to Worse Heart Health among U.S. Teens

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Adolescents from low-income families are more likely than their affluent peers to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease like obesity, inactivity,...
A woman buys vegetables at a supermarket in Buenos Aires

Low-Carb Diet Better When It Includes More Vegetables, Nuts

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  People who cut back on carbohydrates may end up increasing their risk of premature death if they load their plates with...
Beets and onions are misted to keep fresh at a Tesco Extra supermarket in Watford, north of London

Beet Juice May Reduce Walking Pain with Leg Artery Disease

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Patients with peripheral artery disease who drink beet juice before walking may feel less pain from this type of exercise...
The right plate might nudge kids to eat more veggies

The Right Plate Might Nudge Kids to Eat More Veggies

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Handing kids plates with pictures of fruits and vegetables may nudge them to serve themselves more of these foods and eat...
Gluten-free kids' foods loaded with sugar

Gluten-Free Kids’ Foods Loaded with Sugar

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Children's foods that are promoted as gluten-free tend to be lacking in nutritional value and loaded with sugar just like...
Multivitamin-mineral supplements do not reduce heart disease, deaths

Multivitamin-Mineral Supplements Do Not Reduce Heart Disease, Deaths

By Will Boggs MD (Reuters Health) Taking multivitamins and minerals does not reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease or associated deaths, according to a new...