Thursday Nov 28
Infant death rate above national level
SANTA FE >> The New Mexico Department of Health reported today that New Mexico's infant death rate is above national levels for the first time since 1994.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Diabetic women should monitor glucose levels before pregnancy - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Nov 27: Women suffering from diabetes and wishing to start a family should monitor their blood glucose levels and take a daily high dose of folic acid before pregnancy to avoid risk to their baby's health, a new study said Wednesday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
This Thanksgiving, feed your skin instead of stuffing your face
There are lots of foods out there that can help your skin when eaten as part of a healthy balanced diet.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Report shows high rate of obesity in Tasmanian mothers-to-be
A Tasmanian obstetrics body is warning mothers-to-be about the risks of being overweight or obese before, during and after pregnancy.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The many health benefits of avocados - Plus an unusual recipe featuring avocados
Many health experts consider avocados to be among the healthiest foods in the world, and studies have shown that avocado eaters tend to be healthier than those who do not eat them.
Superior sources of the energy and nutrition we need as winter sets in and our immune systems meet extra stress: Lentils, Beans, Brussels Sprouts, Broccoli, Whole Eggs , Berries for ellagic acid to combat carcinogens, and Tomatoes, more nutritious as canned in winter.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Is hummus healthy? Four reasons to include this tasty dip in your diet
Hummus is a traditional Middle Eastern spread made of pureed chickpeas. Usually blended with tahini , olive oil, lemon juice, salt and garlic, it is a very good source of protein and vitamins.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Fight free radicals by eating these antioxidant rich foods
Next time you're at the supermarket, throw broccoli, beets, and red bell peppers in your cart.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Australian Blogger Criticized For Diet: 26-Week-Pregnant Loni Jane...
An Australian blogger has generated some buzz online for her extreme fruit-dieting ways while pregnant.
Why we need folic acid in our flour
You could be forgiven for thinking that the recent report by the chief medical officer for England, Sally Davies, covered only one topic improving child health.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
This Is Grimsby
Bearing the fruits of your labour for mums-to-be
Healthy foods are one of the most important investments you can make in your baby's health.
Nutrition in a pill?
By Scott Fenwick B.S. /Hons firstname.lastname@example.org Dietary Guidelines make it clear that your nutritional needs should be met primarily through your diet.
Your experts: Supercharge your holiday beauty with super foods
Thanksgiving is a time to gather with your family and friends, reflect on what you're grateful for, celebrate our country's heritage, watch football and EAT.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Ukiah Daily Journal
Family Fun: Ensuring a healthy, happy pregnancy
Did you know that about half of all pregnancies in the U.S. are unplanned? That means every childbearing woman should think about her health for her own sake as well as for a second reason: Medical research shows that a mother's health during the nine months of pregnancy not only affects a baby's development in the womb, but also influences the ... (more)
How diabetic women's pregnancy chances can be boosted
New Delhi, Nov 11 : Watching what you eat, exercising properly and ensuring adequate nutrition with a vitamin supplement which has adequate amounts of folic acid may improve chances of conception in diabetic women.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Embargoed news from 12 November 2013 Annals of Internal Medicine tip sheet
A systematic review of published studies found insufficient evidence that vitamin and mineral supplements are effective for preventing cardiovascular disease , cancer, or mortality from those diseases in healthy adults, according to an article published in Annals of Internal Medicine .
Effect of Most Vitamins on Cancer Is Inconclusive
Taking vitamin E or beta-carotene does not appear to reduce the risk of cancer or cardiovascular disease, according to a new review from a government-appointed panel of experts.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Alzheimer's risk: Do you want to know?
A third of the brain's volume is composed of blood vessels. Maintaining a healthy blood flow to those blood vessels is critical to keeping the brain young.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Media Matters for America
The Las Vegas Review Journal's 3 Tired Obamacare Myths
The Las Vegas Review-Journal promoted several myths about the Affordable Care Act including that men will have excessive coverage, that young people will not sign up for insurance on the exchanges, and that heavy Medicaid enrollment will jeopardize the exchanges.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Underrated fall superfoods
Move over pumpkins, sweet potatoes and brussels sprouts. There are three under-the-radar vegetables that are about to take the title of top fall superfood.