Celiac disease isn’t all that common. Yet in JAMA Internal Medicine, researchers reported that a growing number of U.S. adults are going gluten-free.
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away I had a friend who suffered from Celiac disease. He was tall, thin and had a hard time keeping his weight up. We would share a bottle of wine, solve the world’s problems, and figure out what to cook for dinner.
This was the origin of Refrigerator Stir Fry.
Recipe to follow.
Among individuals without diabetes at baseline, daily fruit consumption was associated with a 12% lower risk for getting diabetes compared to never or rarely eating fresh fruit (hazard ratio 0.88; 95% CI 0.83-0.93; P<0.001); this corresponded to a difference of 0.2 percentage points in 5-year absolute risk, said a research team led by Huaidong Du, MD, PhD, of Oxford University in England.
The traditional Mediterranean diet can be considered mainly, but not exclusively, as a plant-based diet, and certainly not a whole foods, plant-based diet.
Cough is a common, yet troublesome, symptom associated with a URI. Sadly, there are few safe medications to use for kids. Prescribe Honey?
The whole food, plant-based diet continues to gain popularity as public figures and science promote the favorable consequences of this healthful lifestyle.
Good overview with links for further reading.
High levels of dietary animal protein linked to 60% hike in HF incidence