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How sweet it is

How sweet it is

Monday, 16 June 2014

With opinion divided on whether an apple a day really keeps the doctor away, HMRI nutrition researcher Professor Manohar Garg is conducting a new clinical trial to determine the cardio-metabolic health impacts of fructose.


Share your flu symptoms

Share your flu symptoms

Monday, 2 June 2014

A record 17,000 people are sharing their flu symptoms each week for good through a growing online health surveillance system designed to alert health officials to epidemic outbreaks of the potentially life-threatening disease.


New study for young women

New study for young women

Friday, 30 May 2014

Dietetic researchers at the University of Newcastle have begun recruiting women aged 18 to 44 to examine the body shape and composition changes that have arisen over the past 15 years.


Saturated fats to be served in radical nutrition trial

Saturated fats to be served in radical nutrition trial

Friday, 16 May 2014

Guilt-free servings of butter and white chocolate are on the menu for participants in a revolutionary clinical trial being conducted by HMRI nutrition researcher Professor Manohar Garg.


Fruit-and-veg capsule set to combat obesity impacts

Fruit-and-veg capsule set to combat obesity impacts

Monday, 24 March 2014

Hunter Medical Research Institute researchers are examining whether a simple fruit-and-vegetable supplement, taken in capsule form, can reduce inflammation produced by fat cells and thereby lower the risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma and cancers in overweight people.


Healthy lifestyle study targets young men

Healthy lifestyle study targets young men

Wednesday, 19 March 2014

Young men are the target of a new University of Newcastle study aiming to tailor a healthy lifestyle program that meets their specific needs.


New web app weighs in on food choices

New web app weighs in on food choices

Wednesday, 19 February 2014

'Burn it to earn it' is the philosophy behind a novel web application developed by international nutrition expert Professor Clare Collins and her team at the University of Newcastle.


Study targets high cholesterol

Study targets high cholesterol

Monday, 6 January 2014

A nutrition research program called 'Love your Food, Love Your Heart, Love Your Family', which helped improve the diets of families with a history of heart disease or stroke, is now set to focus on individuals with high cholesterol levels.


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