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Probiotics under fire: ‘When a doctor treats himself, he has a fool for a patient’

By Stephen Daniells Nutra Ingredients USA A recent article in the Wall Street Journal has caused consternation among stakeholders in the probiotics space. Why? Well, for an article written by an MD and cancer researcher it’s as unscientific as it is potentially damaging. The essay submitted to the WSJ has the title, Those Probiotics May …
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Avocados, as a substitution for carbohydrates, can suppress hunger without adding calories

Meals that include fresh avocado can significantly suppress hunger and increase meal satisfaction Science Daily A new study released by the Center for Nutrition Research at Illinois Institute of Technology suggests that meals that include fresh avocado as a substitute for refined carbohydrates can significantly suppress hunger and increase meal satisfaction in overweight and obese …
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Eating breakfast burns more carbs during exercise and accelerates metabolism for next meal

  Eating breakfast before exercise may “prime” the body to burn carbohydrates during exercise and more rapidly digest food after working out, University of Bath researchers have found.   Scientists from the University’s Department for Health, working with colleagues at the universities of Birmingham, Newcastle and Stirling, were studying the effect of eating breakfast versus …