Tag: persistent organic pollutants

Dairy Estrogen and Male Fertility

“Dairy Estrogen and Male Fertility” Why is high dietary intake of saturated fat associated with reduced semen quality? What’s the connection? Well, a significant percentage of the saturated fat intake in the study was derived from dairy products, and residues of industrial chemicals may bioaccumulate up the food chain into cow fat, and some of…

By Ewald Bahringer October 10, 2019 30

Fish and Diabetes

“Fish and Diabetes” In the past two years, 6 separate meta-analyses have been published on the relationship between fish consumption and type 2 diabetes. The whole point of a meta-analysis, though, is to compile together the best studies done to date and see what the overall balance of evidence shows. The fact that there are…

By Ewald Bahringer October 4, 2019 73

Best Foods to Reduce Stroke Risk

[Music] stroke remains one of the most devastating of all neurological diseases killing about five million people a year worldwide is the leading cause of permanent disability in the United States but the good news is that about 80% of stroke risk may be due to basic lifestyle factors primarily improving your diet stopping smoking…

By Ewald Bahringer September 15, 2019 48

Should Vegan Women Supplement with DHA During Pregnancy?

“Should Vegan Women Supplement with DHA During Pregnancy?” A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of DHA supplementation of pregnant and breast-feeding women failed to find any clear and consistent short or long-term benefit for psychomotor, mental, visual or physical development. Maybe DHA supplementation during pregnancy has no effect because the body isn’t stupid and…

By Ewald Bahringer September 11, 2019 22