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Health News on March 29, 2012

Fish-oil fortified yogurt may help you meet daily nutritional needs
A number of people seek increasing their intake of heart-healthy n-3 fatty acids, found naturally in fish and fish products, but find it difficult to consume the recommended levels. ANI

Beer compound shows promise to improve health of obese diabetics
A class of compounds found in hops, the crop usually known for its role in beer production, reduces weight gain in obese and diabetic mice, according to a study. ANI

How zero-calorie beverages and overall diet interact to impact our health
Researchers have shed light on the affect that diet beverages may have on health, particularly in the context of a person's overall dietary habits. ANI

Chocolate and cocoa 'loaded with health benefits'
Experts from across the world recently reported about the emerging health benefits and other aspects of chocolate - the food that has delighted people for almost 2,000 years. ANI

1 glass of wine raises breast cancer risk for women by 5pc
Women who enjoy wine with dinner are putting their lives at risk, a new study has claimed. ANI

Meditation 'improves emotional behaviour in teachers'
Teachers who practice meditation in a short yet intensive program are more calm and compassionate, a new study has found. ANI

Sleep disturbances 'may cause memory problems'
Sleep disturbance negatively impacts the memory consolidation and enhancement that usually occurs with a good night's nap, a new study has revealed. ANI

Weight loss and better fitness slow decline of mobility in diabetics
Weight loss and increased physical fitness nearly halve the risk of losing mobility in overweight or obese adults with type 2 diabetes, a new study has claimed. ANI

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