Dietary Fiber Health News

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6/13/2018
11/2/2017
6/12/2017
Could Your Breakfast Cloud Your Judgment?

Responses to unfair financial offer differed after high-carb versus high-protein meal, study found

5/30/2017
Health Tip: Watch for Uterine Fibroids

Here are classic symptoms

4/28/2017
Who You Are May Affect Your Diet More Than Where You Shop

Research counters conventional wisdom about easy access to healthy food choices

12/8/2016
Healthy Diet May Mean Longer Life for Kidney Patients

Study found eating lots of fruit, vegetables, fish, whole grains was linked to lower rate of early death

9/3/2016
Kids Make Better Food Choices Online Than in School Lunch Lines

Study found some high-tech help brings balance to kids' plates, but do they eat it?

6/13/2016
Could Eating More Whole Grains Help You Live Longer?

Three servings a day lessens risk of dying from heart disease and cancer, study suggests

4/7/2016
Preschoolers' Diets Improved After Federal Food Voucher Changes: Study

More fruits, veggies, whole grains and low-fat milk were added to nutrition program for poor in 2009

2/1/2016
Girls Who Eat More Fiber May Face Lower Breast Cancer Risk Later: Study

Start eating vegetables, fruits, beans and whole grains early in life, experts say

9/29/2015
More Evidence High-Fiber, Mediterranean Diet Is Good for You

Plant-based regimens can boost fatty acids that lower your risk for diabetes, heart disease, study says

10/8/2014
Laxative Type Might Influence Colon Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Fiber-based formulations seem to lower chances for the disease, non-fiber products seem to raise them

4/30/2014
High-Fiber Diet May Aid Heart Attack Survivors

Study suggests whole grains might be particularly important

12/20/2013
Fiber-Rich Foods May Cut Your Risk of Heart Disease

International study looked at fiber from wide range of sources

10/27/2013
Study Links Americans' Low Fiber Intake to Higher Heart Risk

Research looked at a decade of data from thousands of U.S. adults

6/20/2013
Timing Is Everything When Eating Fruits, Vegetables

Study found that when they're eaten and how they're stored can determine their nutritional value

3/28/2013
More Dietary Fiber Might Help Thwart Stroke: Study

Simple measures include adding fruits, veggies to your diet, experts say

1/17/2013
Not All Whole Grain Products Are Created Equal, Study Claims

Harvard researchers report that some are healthier than others

6/5/2012
Low-Fiber Diet May Raise Teens' Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

And most teens don't consume enough 'roughage,' study found

1/27/2012
Common Gastro Disease Occurs Even With High-Fiber Diet

Eating less fiber was linked to lower diverticulosis risk in study, but no proof of cause and effect

11/14/2011
Study Suggests Exercise May Help Memory of Fibromyalgia Patients

The trial was small, however, and the researchers were hoping for better results

11/11/2011
High-Fiber Diet May Help Thwart Colon Cancer

Review of studies suggests cereals, whole grains deliver health benefits

7/1/2011
Soluble Fiber Appears Key to Trimming 'Bad Fat'

For every 10-gram daily increase, belly fat cut by nearly 4 percent over five years, researchers say

3/22/2011
Fiber May Lessen Lifetime Risk for Heart Problems

Study finds that odds of disease were lowest for those who consumed the most fiber

11/26/2010
Health Tip: Feel Better Despite Fibromyalgia

Suggestions for what you can do

9/17/2009
More Whole Grains May Mean Less Fat

In older eaters, fiber content of cereals has biggest effect, study finds

6/1/2009
Health Tip: Eat Enough Fiber

It's a needed part of a healthy diet

5/1/2009
More Educated Choose Healthier Foods, But Pay More

Higher quality diets also associated with higher income levels, study finds

3/18/2008
Embolization a Nonsurgical Way to Treat Fibroids

It works even after other therapies have failed, but many women unaware of this option, experts say

10/31/2007
Little Evidence Silicone Breast Implants Harm Health

Review of data finds no link to most common illnesses

10/22/2007
Whole Grains Do a Heart Good

Cereal cuts cardiovascular risk, as do fruits, veggies, research shows

3/27/2006
Diet Rich in Magnesium Good for Health

Researchers find lower risk of metabolic syndrome

11/30/2005
Uterine Fibroid Treatment Shows Promise

Noninvasive beam destroys growths and offers long-term relief, study finds

3/26/2005
Call for Volunteers for Rheumatic Disease Research

People with arthritis, fibromylagia, lupus urged to provide data on their illness

3/4/2005
Dietary Fiber Fights High Blood Pressure

A review of studies supports intake of fruits, grains and vegetables

1/4/2005
Bulk of Constipation Myths Unfounded

Fiber, water won't cure condition and laxatives don't damage colon, study says

5/8/2004
Chronic Pain Sufferers Suffer in Silence

Survey finds many deny pain, delay seeing doctors and shy away from treatments

2/23/2004
'Good' Carbs Cut Heart Disease Risk

Diets high in plant-based fibers seem to stave off coronary problems

2/12/2003
Want to Lose Weight? Beef Up

New study says more protein, fewer carbs will help and also keep your muscle mass

1/21/2003
Fiber Feast

How much should you eat?

11/27/2002
Device to Shrink Uterine Fibroids

May save women from painful surgery