Tag Archive: U.S. National Institute of Health

Jun 24

Study: Vegetarians Have Significantly Reduced Risk of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

A study published this week by the U.S. National Institute of Health, and published in print by the journal Neurogastroenterology & Motility, has found that a vegetarian diet is associated with a significantly reduced risk of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), compared to diets where meat is consumed on a regular basis. “Although several dietary factors …

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Mar 14

Study: Cows Recognize Faces on Photos

A study published in the journal Animal Cognition, and published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health, has found that cows are able to effectively recognize familiar faces when viewing photographs, an indication that they’re much more intelligent than most people give them credit for. “Here, we present two experiments aimed at testing the …

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Jan 03

Vegetarian Diet Associated with Improved Glycemic Control in those with Type 2 Diabetes

A study published in the journal Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy, and published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health, has found that a vegetarian diet is associated with improved glycemic control in those with type 2 diabetes. For the study, researchers performed a “systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials examining the association …

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