News tagged with consumption levels
Chocolate, considered by some to be the "food of the gods," has been part of the human diet for at least 4,000 years; its origin thought to be in the region surrounding the Amazon basin. Introduced to the Western world by ...
Health Apr 24, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0
A research team this week will present findings that they say may finally explain the link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer.
Cancer Apr 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Just one alcoholic drink a day can boost a woman's risk of breast cancer by about 5 percent, according to a new review of existing research.
Cancer Mar 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Asian women who consumed an average of 200 milligrams or more of caffeine a daythe equivalent of roughly two cups of coffeehad elevated estrogen levels when compared to women who consumed less, according to a ...
Health Jan 26, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Aromatase inhibitors (AIs) prevent the conversion of androgens to estrogens, and could play a role in the development of breast cancer. This study of 36 pre-menopausal women consisted of a cross-over intervention trial to ...
Cancer Jan 19, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Drinking red wine in moderation may reduce one of the risk factors for breast cancer, providing a natural weapon to combat a major cause of death among U.S. women, new research from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center shows.
Addiction Jan 06, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 1 |
A new study has found that alcohol consumption directly impacts a person's intention to have unsafe sex. In other words, the more you drink, the stronger becomes your intention to engage in unsafe sex.
Health Dec 12, 2011 | not rated yet | 8
People with prehypertension had a lower risk of stroke when they took blood pressure-lowering medicines, according to research reported in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association.
Cardiology Dec 08, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Despite several decades of urging from doctors and government officials to cut back on salt, a culprit in high blood pressure, most Americans aren't paying much attention.
Health Nov 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Consumption of 3 to 6 alcoholic drinks per week is associated with a small increase in the risk of breast cancer, and consumption in both earlier and later adult life is also associated with an increased risk, according to ...
Cancer Nov 01, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
An excellent study among experimental mice has reported very dramatic differences between the effects of alcohol administered in moderation on a daily basis and the same total weekly amount of alcohol administered on only ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
This paper provides an extensive analysis of the proportion of the risk of upper aero-digestive tract (UADT) cancers in the population (the population attributable risk) that may be due to alcohol consumption and/or smoking. ...
Cancer Sep 06, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- How people choose to consume resources and use contraception influences their responses to climate change, according to a team of psychologists.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 29, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 1