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7 Unexpected Benefits of Beer That You Should Always Consider ... →… I must tell you that there are quite a few unexpected benefits of beer that you should consider because this beverage isn’t just “a crowd pleaser for all tastes and seasons”; your favorite beer might be healthier than you think.

7 Unexpected Benefits of Beer That You Should Always Consider ... →…

I must admit that it does have a high calorie content, ranging from 100 calories in light beers to even 220 calories per serving. That’s why it’s best to drink it with moderation, so you’ll avoid that unwanted beer belly. So, here are a few pretty amazing benefits of beer that will turn it into one of your favorite beverages: 1. It’s Rich in B Vitamins. Unfiltered beer: would you drink a cloudy pint? Ask most real ale drinkers, particularly northern ones, what the perfect pint should look like and you will get a clear answer – literally.

Unfiltered beer: would you drink a cloudy pint?

Said pint should be transparent, sparkling, a crystal-clear beer topped with a tight white head as smooth as virgin snow on a bowling green. Revolution Pig - WHO Response: A Plea For Science. Three Ways To Stop Salami From Murdering Your Very Soul. Three Ways To Stop Salami From Murdering Your Very Soul By now, the entire internet is furiously discussing the announcement by the IARC that processed meat raises the risk of colorectal cancer, and that red meat … well, ‘might’.

Three Ways To Stop Salami From Murdering Your Very Soul

The outrage and surprise is silly, because pretty much the same evidence appears in the WCRF Food and Cancer Report in 1997. (Huge PDF warning!) Oh, and a similar body of experts and serious people said essentially the same thing in 2007. Companies ‘hide’ HPP due to consumer fears. Breast cancer to rise 50 percent by 2030? Hey, not so fast! The following is a guest blog post from Kathlyn Stone, who is an Associate Editor for HealthNewsReview.org.

Breast cancer to rise 50 percent by 2030? Hey, not so fast!

That means she’s the one who wakes up every morning and finds the news stories that are eligible for review by our team of reviewers. We recently saw many headlines claiming that the incidence of breast cancer in the United States would rise 50 percent over the next 15 years. The major stories all hit within 24 hours after National Cancer Institute researchers released their study at the American Association of Cancer Research annual meeting. The 600-some word news release, headlined “U.S. Breast Cancer Cases Expected to Increase by as Much as 50 Percent by 2030,” explained that the projection was based on national surveillance data, census bureau data and mathematical models. New study says 30 minutes of exercise a day is not enough. You should double or quadruple that. (iStock) If you're among of the millions of Americans who dutifully carve out 30 minutes a day for the moderate-intensity exercise recommended by experts based on the idea that you're doing all you can for your heart, you're in for some disappointing news.

New study says 30 minutes of exercise a day is not enough. You should double or quadruple that.

A new analysis published Monday in the journal Circulation finds that that amount of activity may not be good enough. For the paper, researchers reviewed 12 studies involving 370,460 men and women with varying levels of physical activity. Over a mean follow-up time of 15 years, this group experienced 20,203 heart failure events. Each of the participants self-reported their daily activities, allowing the team to estimate the amount of exercise they were doing. [Scientists: Why running makes you so happy] Researchers create self-propelled powder to stop bleeding.

UBC researchers have created the first self-propelled particles capable of delivering coagulants against the flow of blood to treat severe bleeding, a potentially huge advancement in trauma care.

Researchers create self-propelled powder to stop bleeding

"Bleeding is the number one killer of young people, and maternal death from postpartum hemorrhage can be as high as one in 50 births in low resource settings so these are extreme problems," explains Christian Kastrup, an assistant professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and the Michael Smith Laboratories at the University of British Columbia. Traditional methods of halting severe bleeding are not very effective when the blood loss originates inside the body like the uterus, sinus or abdomen. "People have developed hundreds of agents that can clot blood but the issue is that it's hard to push these therapies against severe blood flow, especially far enough upstream to reach the leaking vessels. Calcium Not as Great for Bones as Once Thought.

Calcium has long been touted as a bone-boosting mineral, but the latest evidence confims that consuming more of it may not have the effects experts once thought, according to two new reports from New Zealand.

Calcium Not as Great for Bones as Once Thought

The reports, both published today (Sept. 29) in the journal BMJ, looked at the effects of calcium intake on bone density and risk of fracture in adults over age 50. In the first report, researchers analyzed the results of 59 previous randomized controlled trials of calcium involving more than 12,000 people. The investigators found that increasing calcium intake — either through diet or by taking supplements — increased people's bone-mineral density by up to 2 percent. However, the researchers concluded that this increase was not enough to meaningfully reduce a person's risk of fracture. [9 Healthy Habits You Can Do in 1 Minute (Or Less)] These are not the first studies to suggest that consuming extra calcium may not improve bone health.

A 2013 report from the U.S. Did the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act affect dietary intake of low-income individuals? A Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, United Statesb Department of Economics Hunter College, CUNY, United Statesc National Center for Health Statistics, United States Received 19 March 2015, Revised 7 August 2015, Accepted 24 August 2015, Available online 29 August 2015 Choose an option to locate/access this article: Check if you have access through your login credentials or your institution Check access.

Did the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act affect dietary intake of low-income individuals?

InsidersHealth.com. The long and short of bimodal sleep. My Natural Sweeteners of Choice. In the past, I’ve railed against agave nectar, truvia and splenda.

My Natural Sweeteners of Choice

I’ve even dogged on natural sweeteners because — let’s face it — on a metabolic level too much sugar is bad for you. “I get it. I really do. But I still want to know which natural sweeteners you use. What do you think about maple syrup? CBD Oil — That’s All You Need, Right? Regulation of nausea and vomiting by cannabinoids. Cannabidiol, a non-psychotropic component of cannabis, attenuates vomiting and nausea-like behaviour via indirect agonism of 5-HT(1A) somatodendrit...

Cannabidiol (CBD): Fighting Inflammation & Cancers. Cannabis contains at least 60 known chemicals called cannabinoids, which activate naturally occurring cannabinoid receptors in your body.

Cannabidiol (CBD): Fighting Inflammation & Cancers

Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is the main component responsible for the psychoactive effects, or “high,” cannabis is known for. Treatment of rectal cancer by stage. The main treatment for rectal cancers that have not spread to distant sites is usually surgery. Additional treatment with radiation and chemotherapy (chemo) may also be used before or after surgery. Cannabis and Cannabinoids. Cannabis and Cannabinoids. Cannabis and Cannabinoids. What's new in colorectal cancer research and treatment? Research is always going on in the area of colorectal cancer. Scientists are looking for causes and ways to prevent colorectal cancer as well as ways to improve treatments.

Genetics Tests (including Oncotype Dx® Colon Cancer Assay, ColoPrint®, and ColDx™) have been developed that look at the activity of many different genes in colon cancer tumors. These tests can be used to help predict which patients have a higher risk that that the cancer will spread. Clinical trials for colorectal cancer.