Search DrCarney.com

Assuming obesity is required, the following results were found.

  • Sugary Beverages and Rising Stroke Risk

    Every 40 seconds, a person suffers from a stroke and every 4 minutes, someone dies from a stroke in the United States. Stroke is the number one cause of long-term disability and the number five cause of deaths in the US, killing more than one hundred...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/sugary-beverages-and-rising-stroke-risk
  • Three Diseases Linked to Milk Consumption

    Milk is one of the most popular drinks of choice among Americans. In fact, the average American consumed about 20.4 gallons of milk in 2010. Unfortunately, cow's milk is not well designed for humans; in reality, it is baby calf growth fluid intended to...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/three-diseases-linked-to-milk-consumption
  • Salty Foods Boost Cardiovascular Disease Risk

    According to the World Health Organization (WHO) , cardiovascular diseases are the number one cause of death globally. In 2015, an estimated 17.7 million people died from various types of cardiovascular disorders worldwide. Cardiovascular diseases kill...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/salty-foods-boost-cardiovascular-disease-risk
  • Sugary Beverages Increase Hypertension Risk

    Americans love sugar-sweetened beverages, and too many of them (Americans) consume far too much of them (sugary beverages). The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that approximately 30% of American adults drank sugar-sweetened...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/sugary-beverages-increase-hypertension-risk
  • Is dietary nitrate/nitrite exposure a risk factor for development of thyroid abnormality? A systematic review and meta-analysis.

    ​Frequent consumption of nitrite-containing foods may increase the risk of developing thyroid cancer. This meta-analysis evaluated the association between high dietary exposure to nitrates and nitrites and the odds of developing thyroid abnormalities,...

    https://www.drcarney.com/science/disease-conditions/cancer/is-dietary-nitrate-nitrite-exposure-a-risk-factor-for-development-of-thyroid-abnormality-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
  • Whole-Grain Intake and Mortality from All Causes, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer: A Systematic Review and Dose-Response Meta-Analysis of Prospective Cohort Studies.

    ​A decline in total, cancer, and cardiovascular mortality risk is associated with frequent consumption of generous portions of whole grains. This study assessed the relationship between whole grain intake and total, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality...

    https://www.drcarney.com/science/disease-conditions/cardiovascular-disease/whole-grain-intake-and-mortality-from-all-causes-cardiovascular-disease-and-cancer-a-systematic-review-and-dose-response-meta-analysis-of-prospective-cohort-studies
  • Decrease Kidney Failure Risk with Whole Plant Foods

    The dietary and other lifestyle choices we make have an effect on almost every aspect of our health. Kidney health is no exception. The findings of the 2010 Global Burden of Disease Study revealed that Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is the 27th leading...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/decrease-kidney-failure-risk-with-whole-plant-foods
  • Dairy Increases Risk for Parkinson’s Disease

    The dairy industry wrongly tells us, through massive marketing campaigns, that dairy products are some of the healthiest, and most nutritious foods. However, evidence from various scientific studies have shown that dairy products can be among the most...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/dairy-increases-risk-for-parkinson-s-disease
  • Fatty Foods May Increase Pancreatic Cancer Risk

    Pancreatic cancer is a predominantly fatal form of cancer in adults. It is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, and by 2020, it is expected to surpass colorectal cancer as the second leading cause of deaths from cancer...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/fatty-foods-may-increase-pancreatic-cancer-risk
  • Sugary Beverages Add to Type 2 Diabetes Risk

    Sugar-sweetened beverages are the largest single source of added sugar in the diet of most Americans. They supply about 36% of added sugar in the American diet, and consume a large portion of the grocery budget of many families. In 2013, US households...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/science-inspired/sugary-beverages-add-to-type-2-diabetes-risk
  • High-fiber Diets Best for Avoiding Osteoarthritis

    Osteoarthritis, a form of arthritis, is one of the leading causes of disability among adults in the United States. It is the most common joint disorder in the United States, with about 31 million adults estimated to be suffering from Osteoarthritis,...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/science-inspired/high-fiber-diets-best-for-avoiding-osteoarthritis
  • Carbophobia

    Carbophobia as defined in the Urban Dictionary is “An irrational fear of element 6 of the periodic table (aka carbon), from which all organic life is based. …Currently a source of great hysteria. Carbophobia has reached such levels it’s become its own...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/food-matters/carbophobia
  • Alzheimer's!!!

    I was watching NASA TV the other day and a story on Alzheimer's research was playing. The story was about the benefits of growing cell cultures in micro-gravity. The goal is to study and learn the biological mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease in order...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/condition-related/alzheimer-s
  • Eye Health Seminar References

    The following references are from Dr. Carney's seminar on Eye Health. These references will also be added to our Health Science Research Summaries section. Reference Sources for Eye Health Seminar Report of the Epidemiology Subcommittee of the...

    https://www.drcarney.com/activities/handout-materials/eye-health-seminar-references
  • Timing of food intake predicts weight loss effectiveness.

    Eating early may contribute positively to the success of a weight loss program. This study examined the relationship between food timing and weight loss. Researchers studied 420 subjects who were on a 20-week weight loss program. The subjects were...

    https://www.drcarney.com/science/measurable-results/weight/timing-of-food-intake-predicts-weight-loss-effectiveness
  • Which foods may be addictive? The roles of processing, fat content, and glycemic load.

    Frequent consumption of processed foods with high glycemic and fat content may increase the likelihood of developing addictive-like eating behaviors. This study evaluated the foods that promote addictive-like eating behaviors. Researchers analyzed the...

    https://www.drcarney.com/science/lifestyle-choices/high-fat/which-foods-may-be-addictive-the-roles-of-processing-fat-content-and-glycemic-load
  • Prebiotics and the health benefits of fiber: current regulatory status, future research, and goals.

    Prebiotics may improve nutrient uptake and general health. Prebiotics and dietary fiber reduced the risk of developing diarrhea, ulcerative colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, and irritable bowel syndrome, according to a study published in the Journal...

    https://www.drcarney.com/science/lifestyle-choices/prebiotics/prebiotics-and-the-health-benefits-of-fiber-current-regulatory-status-future-research-and-goals
  • Fiber and saturated fat are associated with sleep arousals and slow sleep wave.

    Low fiber high saturated fat and sugar diets are associated with lighter, less restorative, and more disruptive nighttime sleep. This study investigated the relationship between dietary fiber and saturated fat intake and nocturnal sleep. Researchers...

    https://www.drcarney.com/science/lifestyle-choices/low-fiber/fiber-and-saturated-fat-are-associated-with-sleep-arousals-and-slow-sleep-wave
  • Do You Know Which Foods are Healthiest?

    When it comes to nutrition, one of the most interesting phenomenon to me is the number of people with lifestyle-based health issues who believe that they eat a "pretty healthy diet." But I totally understand this. I truly believed I ate a "pretty...

    https://www.drcarney.com/articles/do-you-know-which-foods-are-healthiest
  • Chew Chew Training for Improved Digestion

    There's an ancient story of a military commander who came down with the deadly disease leprosy. Hearing that there was a healer in a neighboring country, he set off with a contingent of soldiers. Finding the healer in a small, unassuming house, the...

    https://www.drcarney.com/articles/chew-chew-training-for-improved-digestion

Results 141 - 160 of 217