15 Dec 2018
Nutrients being trialled to manage OCD
University of Queensland researchers are conducting the Queensland trial of a new treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder using an amino acid supplement.
06 Dec 2018
Mediterranean diet key to delaying Alzheimer’s
Eating a Mediterranean diet could delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease by years, new research has found.
27 Nov 2018
New report looks at Australians’ diets across different stages of life – and the results aren’t good
According to a new report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), one thing remains consistent across all ages: the quality of our…
24 Nov 2018
Diet and depression link
James Cook University researchers have found that among Torres Strait Islander people the amount of fish and processed food eaten is related to depression.
10 Nov 2018
Yo-yoing weight, BP, cholesterol and blood sugar may raise heart attack and stroke risk | USA
Fluctuations in weight, blood pressure, cholesterol and/or blood sugar levels in otherwise healthy people may be associated with a higher risk of heart attack.
31 Oct 2018
Concerning levels of caffeine found in sports supplements
Pre-workout supplements claim to improve strength and reduce fatigue while training, yet a verification of the caffeine content of these products has never been conducted…
06 Sep 2018
Diets high in vegetables and fish may lower risk of multiple sclerosis
People who consume a diet high in vegetables and fish may have a reduced risk of multiple sclerosis, new research led by Curtin University has…
02 Jul 2018
Eggs not linked to cardiovascular risk, despite conflicting advice
University of Sydney researchers aim to help clear up conflicting dietary advice around egg consumption, as a new study finds eating up to 12 eggs…
29 Jun 2018
High vitamin D levels linked to lower cholesterol in children
There is a link between higher serum vitamin D levels and lower plasma cholesterol levels in primary school children, new research from the University of…