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Intramyocellular lipid concentrations are correlated with insulin sensitivity in humans: a 1H NMR spectroscopy study.

Low intramyocellular lipid concentrations are associated with high insulin sensitivity.

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Is higher serum cholesterol associated with altered tendon structure or tendon pain? A systematic review.

High plasma cholesterol levels are associated with the presence of tendon pain and the development of abnormal tendon structure.

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A way to reverse CAD.

Plant-based diets are associated with reduced rate of cardiac events and symptom improvement in coronary artery disease (CAD) patients.

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Occurrence of heterocyclic amines in cooked meat products.

Fried, grilled, and baked meats contain mutagens, such as heterocyclic amines (HCA). Well-cooked meats produce heterocyclic amines (HCA), which are potent mutagens. This study examined the quantities and types of heterocyclic amines (PhlP, MelQx, and DiMelQx,) produced in meats prepared by cooking methods commonly use by U.S meat consumers. Researchers assessed the PhlP, MelQx, DiMelQx,...
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No evidence of insulin resistance in normal weight vegetarians: a case control study.

Vegetarian diets may reduce insulin resistance and lower diabetes risk.

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Taiwanese vegetarians have higher insulin sensitivity than omnivores.

High insulin sensitivity is associated with Taiwanese vegetarians.

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Medically supervised water-only fasting in the treatment of borderline hypertension.

Medically supervised water-only fasting may be an effective treatment for borderline hypertension.

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Dairy products, calcium, and prostate cancer risk in the Physicians’ Health Study.

High prostate cancer risk may be associated with high consumption of calcium from dairy products.

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A large prospective study of meat consumption and colorectal cancer risk: an investigation of potential mechanisms underlying this association.

High intake of red and processed meat may promote the development of colorectal cancer in men and women.

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Medically supervised water-only fasting in the treatment of hypertension.

Medically supervised water-only fasting therapy may be a safe and effective treatment for hypertension.

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Caffeinated beverage intake and reproductive hormones among premenopausal women in biocycle study.

Caffeine and caffeinated beverages may either increase or decrease serum estradiol concentrations in healthy premenopausal women, apparently depending on the race.

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Associations between red meat intake and biomarkers of inflammation and glucose metabolism in women.

High consumption of red meat is linked to unhealthy inflammation and glucose metabolic profile in women.

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