New research suggests that a calorie-restricted diet higher in proteinmostly from dairy foodsand lower in carbohydrates coupled with daily exercise has a major positive impact on bone health in overweight and ...
Health Nov 30, 2011 | not rated yet | 1
For years doctors have warned that too much salt is bad for your heart. Now a new McMaster University study suggests that both high and low levels of salt intake may put people with heart disease or diabetes at increased ...
Health Nov 22, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 2 |
For most Canadians, finding a way to get fit is simple. Exercise equipment is readily available, and advice on workout routines and fitness guidelines are easy to find.
Health Nov 14, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Why we do move when we hear good music? Researchers at McMaster University have found that tapping to the beat measurably enriches the listening experience, broadening our capacity to understand timing and ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Oct 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A long-held mantra suggests that you can't change your family, the genes they pass on, or the effect of these genes. Now, an international team of scientists, led by researchers at McMaster and McGill universities, is attacking ...
Genetics Oct 11, 2011 | 4.8 / 5 (6) | 0 |
You may think your lack of resolve to get off the couch to exercise is because you're lazy, but McMaster University researchers have discovered it may be you are missing key genes.
Genetics Sep 05, 2011 | 5 / 5 (7) | 3 |
Patients often take drugs to lower stomach acid and reduce the chances they will develop ulcers from taking their anti-inflammatory drugs for conditions such as arthritis, but the combination may be causing major problems ...
Medical research Sep 01, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- The bacteria responsible for causing the 1348 Black Death, identified as one of the most cataclysmic events in human history, has been identified by a McMaster researcher.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 30, 2011 | 5 / 5 (5) | 0 |
New research suggests a higher-protein, lower-carbohydrate energy-restricted diet has a major positive impact on body composition, trimming belly fat and increasing lean muscle, particularly when the proteins come from dairy ...
Health Aug 29, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 1
A global study in 17 countries led by McMaster University researchers has found too few patients are using drugs proven to give significant benefits in warding off a heart attack or stroke.
Medications Aug 29, 2011 | not rated yet | 2
Active children need to be watered with milk. It's a more effective way of countering dehydration than a sports drink or water itself, say researchers at McMaster University.
Health Aug 17, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A successful new rehabilitation approach to treating children with cerebral palsy puts its focus on where a child lives and plays, not just improving the child's balance, posture and movement skills.
Neuroscience Aug 17, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
McMaster scientists are helping keep tabs on the factuality of public dialogue about health research through a new online publication hosted by Maclean's magazine.
Other Jul 29, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
It's not fair, but it's true. A new study by researchers at McMaster University has found that some ethnic groups are more likely to be adding dangerous fat onto their internal organs like their liver when they gain weight, ...
Health Jul 28, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Patients who use anti-depressants are much more likely to suffer relapses of major depression than those who use no medication at all, concludes a McMaster researcher.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jul 19, 2011 | 1 / 5 (1) | 0