Natural Health Science News The latest news and top resources on natural health.

All News

Plant-sourced omega-3 science builds but don’t fry fish oil supply, says IFFO

Posted January 28, 2014

An international marine ingredients group says overfishing is a concern, but one that is being managed, and fish will remain a sustainable and reliable omega-3 source in the long term future.

Read More

Spirulina supplementation improves academic performance in schoolchildren

Posted November 1, 2013

Did you know that, among its many benefits, spirulina has also been shown to improve academic performance in schoolchildren?

Read More

Testosterone treatment in men may lower heart disease risk and boost sex drive

Posted October 27, 2013

A new study shows that testosterone treatment for men may do a lot more than just boost sex drive, as it appears to have other benefits, including a reduction in the risk of developing cardiovascular disease.

Read More

Meta-analysis Suggests Vitamin C Protective Against Acute Kidney Injury

Posted August 29, 2013

Vitamin C appears to reduce the risk of contrast-induced acute kidney injury (AKI) by one-third in patients undergoing coronary angiography, reports a meta-analysis published online August 28, 2013, in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. However, additional research is required to determine optimal dose and administration route.

Read More

Naturally slow aging, increase mental awareness and eliminate impurities with Ayurvedic massage

Posted July 18, 2013

Giving yourself a daily self-massage with aromatherapy massage oils is a deeply healing and deeply enjoyable practice that activates the body’s inner pharmacy and slows the aging process. This ancient holistic tradition from India is known as Abhyanga or Ayurvedic massage. Ayurvedic massage enhances health by creating a balance of mind, body, and spirit. Depending upon your unique mind-body type (dosha), your massage technique can be gentle or more vigorous.

Read More

Sweet potato weaning food to improve infant nutrition

Posted March 26, 2013

A Massey University PhD student has developed a complementary food for infants in developing nations that could help minimise vitamin A deficiency. Francis Kweku Amagloh used sweet potato as the base ingredient for the food, which he hopes will address some of the micronutrient deficiencies in the vulnerable period when infants transition to solid food. Complementary or weaning foods are usually introduced into the diet at around six months.

Read More

Preventative Zinc May Reduce Risk of Diarrhea in Children

Posted September 6, 2012

In a blinded, randomized, controlled study involving 612 rural Tanzanian children aged 6-60 months, supplementation with zinc was found to be effective in reducing the risk of diarrhea among African children.

Read More

Antioxidants in eggs help prevent cardiovascular disease, cancer

Posted April 30, 2012

Most NaturalNews readers are probably already aware that many fruits, vegetables, and beans are antioxidant powerhouses. But did you know that eggs are also loaded with these amazing nutrients? A new study published in the journal Food Chemistry reveals that a single raw egg, and its yolk in particular, contains at least twice as many antioxidant properties as an apple, and roughly the same amount as a serving of cranberries.

Read More

Everyday Foods with Extraordinary Benefits

Posted April 30, 2012

It’s important to make each calorie count, especially when you are trying to get back into your skinny clothes. Many foods are packed with nutrients plus mother nature gave them a little something more that could help keep you even healthier. Here are some of my favorite healthy suggestions.

Read More

Green tea reduces cholesterol risk

Posted April 30, 2012

In a recent study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Xin-Xin Zheng reports that green tea reduces LDL and total cholesterol. This could explain the reasoning behind green teas apparent reduction to the risk of heart disease.

Read More
Page 1 of 99712345...102030...Last »