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Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Feature Articles - October 2007

Got fiber?
by Many of us have heard that fiber is beneficial to our health, yet few know exactly how and why fiber is helpful. Unfortunately for us all, a relatively simple concept is mystified by advertisements announcing the miracle benefits of one fiber versus another. Read more...

Seaweed could make junk food healthier

by Prof Jeff Pearson - University of Newcatle upon Tyne

Scientists at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne publish their findings in the academic journal Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition, in a paper detailing alginate's many benefits to the body. They believe it will be a valuable weapon in the international battle against obesity, diabetes and heart disease and diseases such as bowel cancer. Read more ...

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