microbiome

It turns out ripe and unripe bananas have different health benefits — here’s what you need to know

July 12, 2018

Read the original article by Jessica Booth on the Insider. While some people like their bananas green, others love a mushy brown banana. But is there really a difference between the two? Surprisingly yes — and you could be picking the ripeness of the banana you eat based on your health. This revelation started with […]

The connection between diet, obesity, and cancer: Nutrition experts explore the evidence

May 10, 2018

This article was originally published on medicalxpress.com. About one third of cancer cases are estimated to be linked to dietary and other modifiable risk factors, especially for obesity-related cancers such as breast, colorectal, ovarian, endometrial, kidney, gallbladder, esophageal, and pancreatic cancers. In this special theme issue of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and […]