Items Tagged ‘sugar’

January 4, 2019

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for January 4, 2019

By Emily Blahnik eblahnik

USA Today, Need a new diet this new year? Here’s out to pick one and stick with it by Brett Molina — Focus on small changes at first: Angie Murad, a wellness dietitian with the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program, said the key to choosing a diet is making sure it’s sustainable. One way to […]

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Tags: acne, Acute Flaccid Myelitis, alcohol, Angie Murad, Anita Bissinger, arthritis, balance, bed rest, Bill Henrichs, BioFire, cancer treatment, Chad Corey


July 13, 2018

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for July 9, 2018

By Emily Blahnik eblahnik

        Wall Street Journal, New Effort for Lyme Disease Vaccine Draws Early Fire by Sumathi Reddy — Gregory Poland, director of the vaccine research group at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., published a 2011 study in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases detailing what happened with the previous Lyme vaccine and lessons learned […]

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Tags: age-related disease, alzheimer's disease, Angie Murad, artificial Intelligence, asthma exacerbation, Biogen, Career Immersion Program, cervical cancer, Darla Lytle, dementia, Diversity, Dr Felipe Sierra


April 7, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Star Tribune At Mayo, steps toward helping paralyzed patients By Pam […]

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Tags: 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare, aging, Arizona Capitol Times, Arizona Republic, arteritis, Becker’s Hospital Review, Breast Cancer, breastfeeding, Business Mirror, CBS Denver, CBS News, Chippewa Herald


September 16, 2016

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   CNN The health condition that concerns Americans most by Jacqueline […]

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Tags: alzheimers, AOL News, ATRI, autism, Becker’s Hospital Review, Big Think, biobank, BioSpace, Breast Cancer, Broadly, burnout, Cancer


October 17, 2012

Mayo Clinic: Sugar-Rich Diets Linked To Cognitive Impairment In Seniors

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

A Mayo Clinic study has found a link between sugar-rich diets and brain function in seniors. Mayo researchers tracked people over 70 and found that those with diets high in carbohydrates and sugar have nearly four times the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment. “Sugar is good for your brain because you derive your energy […]

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Tags: brain function, Dr. Rosebud Roberts, senior citizens, sugar, sugar-rich diet, WCCO radio


May 24, 2012

Can Sugar Make You Stupid? “High Concern” in Wake of Rat Study

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We all know sugary diets can sabotage a waistline. Now it turns out they might make brains flabby too. Sweet drinks scrambled the memories and stunted learning in lab rats in a new study—leading to “thigh concern” over what sugary diets may do to people, according to neuroscientist Fernando Gomez-Pinilla.…The next task for the team […]

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Tags: Dr. Fernando Gomez-Pinilla, Dr. Jill Barnes, National Geographic, sugar


August 25, 2009

American Diet Too Sweet for the Heart’s Health

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

Experts Debate the Value of the American Heart Association’s Call to Cut Our Sugar Intake   Sugar sneaks into so much of our food — from spaghetti sauce to salad dressing or peanut butter treats — that it can be near impossible to stop eating added sugars all together. Despite those arrays of pink, blue […]

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Tags: Nutrition, sugar


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