Press Releases with tag "TurboCharged"
Loma Linda Study Adds to Evidence That Vegetarians Tend to Outlive Meat-Eaters
Overall an average 12 percent lower risk of dying over study period compared to frequent meat consumers.
Nutrient Shown to Play Key Role in Regulating Cancer Cell Growth
Apigenin alters a specific step in gene regulation, restructuring cancer cells into normal cells that die as scheduled.
Proper Diet Can Help Slow Onset of Alzheimer's Disease, Researchers Say
Vitamins B6, B12 combined with folic acid figure prominently in slowing gray matter atrophy.
Americans Favor More Exercise Over Higher Healthcare Costs, Study Finds
Option to enroll in pedometer-based program yields reduced insurance rates and waistlines.
American Medical Association Now Recognizes Obesity as a Disease
35.7 percent of Americans now classified as sick; potential for changes in reimbursement rules for obesity drugs, surgery and counseling.
Large-Scale Nutrition Study Offers Guidelines for Reducing Risk of Premature Death
Results suggest that following simple recommendations could significantly increase longevity and lower overall healthcare costs.
Antioxidants in Pecans May Help Our Hearts, Researchers Claim
Pecans contain different forms of vitamin E along with many other compounds that have been shown to function as antioxidants.
Berries Can Protect Aging Brains, Researchers Suggest
Tufts, University of Maryland study suggests they may even reverse some behavioral deficits.
Menus Listing Time to 'Walk Off' Calories Lead to Healthier Choices, Study Finds
Understanding what is needed to counteract the caloric intake helps put choices into perspective.
Approximately One in Three Americans Has Pre-diabetes, CDC Says
Health experts encourage lifestyle programs that stress dietary changes and moderate-intensity physical activity.
"Everything in Moderation" Is Bad Diet Philosophy, Researchers Say
Even small amounts of soda or slice of chocolate cake might have a bigger effect on your health than you think.
Baby Boomers Living Longer But Not Healthier, Researchers Claim
Boomer generation health experts Dian Griesel, Ph.D., and Tom Griesel, stress importance of immediate action.
U.S. Ranks Last Among 16 Developed Nations in Lifespan and Illness, Report Finds
TurboCharged co-authors say optimal body composition and health is not rocket science.
Eighty Percent of Heart Disease Is Preventable, Say Mayo Clinic Researchers
Researchers agree, never too late to make healthy and positive diet and lifestyle changes.
Obesity May Cause Lower Levels of Vitamin D, Say British Researchers
Study sheds light on previous school of thought and possible health implications.
Berry Consumption Linked to Reduction in Heart Attack Risk
High levels of flavonoid subclass, anthocyanins, might help dilate arteries and counter plaque buildup.
Few Americans Aware of Obesity's Detrimental Effects, Poll Finds
Boomer generation health experts Dian Griesel, Ph.D., and Tom Griesel: "Our health is our responsibility."
American Adults Getting Substantial Calories from Alcohol, Researchers Report
The National Center for Health Statistics reported late last year that on average American adults drink in 100 calories daily from beer, wine and other alcoholic beverages.
Tea Consumption Found to Be Beneficial for Older Drinkers
A recent study by Duke University researchers showed a beneficial effect for tea consumption for older individuals residing in China.
Five Diet Books Offer the Gift of Health This Holiday Season
Many Americans want to shed excess pounds or know someone who does. The books below were written to stave off holiday weight gain and let readers keep their resolutions to get in shape.
Flavanols from Chocolate Aid Cognition of Elderly, Study Suggests
A recent study in the journal Hypertension found that elderly people with mild cognitive impairment who were given dietary flavanols from chocolate did better on cognition tests.
Half of American Adults Will Be Obese by 2030, Say Researchers
Report projects health care related costs to reach $2.7 trillion.
No Link Between Fish Oil Supplements and Lower Heart Attack Rates, Researchers Say
Findings based on 20 study review of Omega-3 PUFA supplementation, covering almost 70,000 participants.
Berries Can Lower Risk of Parkinson's Disease, Say Researchers
Harvard School of Public Health study targets specific class of flavonoid consumption as key factor.
TurboCharged Stays Firm as a Top-Selling Kindle Health Book
#3 Best Kindle Seller in Exercise & Fitness Category, #6 Best Kindle Seller in Diets & Weight Loss Category, #7 Best Kindle Seller in Health, Fitness & Dieting Category