Naturvetarnas stipendium för förtjänstfulla insatser för naturvetares villkor delas ut i samband med Naturvetarnas kongress i november 2009. Samtliga medlemmar i Naturvetarna har rätt att nominera stipendiater. Sista dag för nominering är den 18 september 2009.Läs mer på Naturvetarnas hemsida.
Both being more physically active and adhering to a Mediterranean-type diet appears to be associated with reduced Alzheimer’s risk, according to a new report in the August 12, 2009 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). While previous studies have only investigated the association between either physical activity or diet and Alzheimer’s … Läs merExercise and Mediterranean-type Diet Combined Appear to be Associated with Lower Risk for Alzheimer’s Diseas
Paper: Linoleic Acid, a Dietary N-6 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid, and the Aetiology of Ulcerative Colitis – A European Prospective Cohort Study. Andrew R Hart 1* 1 University of East Anglia, United Kingdom * To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Accepted 6 June 2009 Abstract Objective. Dietary linoleic acid, an n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acid, is metabolised … Läs merLinoleic Acid, a Dietary N-6 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid, and the Aetiology of Ulcerative Colitis – A European Prospective Cohort Study.
Uncooked meat products enhanced with food additives may contain high levels of phosphorous and potassium that are not discernable from inspection of food labels, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society Nephrology (CJASN). This can make it difficult for people to limit dietary phosphorous and potassium … Läs merFresh Meats Often Contain Additives Harmful to Kidney Disease Patients
Being active at age 5 helps kids stay lean as they age even if they don’t remain as active later in childhood, a new University of Iowa study shows. ”We call this effect ’banking’ because the kids benefit later on, similar to having a savings account at a bank. The protective effect is independent of … Läs merBeing Active as a Preschooler Pays Off Later in Childhood
Pediatric researchers have found that a gene previously shown to be involved in the development of type 2 diabetes also predisposes children to having a lower birth weight. The finding sheds light on a possible genetic influence on how prenatal events may set the stage for developing diabetes in later childhood or adulthood. Researchers from … Läs merDiabetes Gene Raises Odds of Lower Birth Weight