Frances Largeman-Roth, RD, is a best selling author and nationally recognized health expert. Frances is the former Food and Nutrition Director at Health magazine and is currently a contributor and spokesperson for Cooking Light magazine. Her upcoming cookbook, Eating in Color: Delicious, Healthy Recipes for You and Your Family, will be published in January, 2014.
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Last Updated: February 13th, 2012
Sharecare News posted a story about Nutrition & Dietetics:
THURSDAY, April 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- For people with high blood sugar at risk of type 2 diabetes, losing weight and exercising may lessen their chances of dying from heart disease or other conditions, a new long-term study suggests.
People enrolled in the study on diabetes preventi...Full Article
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TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A diet filled with fresh produce is good for your health, and now a large study suggests that eating plenty of fruits and vegetables may substantially cut your risk of death.
Researchers analyzed the eating habits of more than 65,000 people in En...Full Article
SATURDAY, March 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with celiac disease have a nearly twofold increased risk of heart disease compared to those without the chronic digestive disorder, according to a new study.
Researchers analyzed data gathered from nearly 22.4 million people, aged 18 and...Full Article
Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health:
FRIDAY, March 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- It's said you can never be too rich or too thin, but new research suggests otherwise. People who are clinically underweight face an even higher risk for dying than obese individuals, the study shows.
Compared to normal-weight folks, the excessive...Full Article
THURSDAY, March 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests people with lower levels of vitamin D are more likely to suffer from coronary artery disease and to have more severe forms of the illness.
While the findings aren't definitive, they add to recent research that indicates vi...Full Article
THURSDAY, March 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Here's something that's sure to alarm the millions of Americans who have braved the fiercest, longest winter in recent memory: A new study shows that your cholesterol levels fluctuate seasonally and are at their worst during cold winter months.