Tag Archives: FIsh

February Month of Heart: Tomatoes to Nuts, Six Top Heart-Friendly Foods You Must Have

American Heart Month is being observed in the moth of February to highlight heartcare, which is primary concern for millions of Americans and people all over the world. At least one in four deaths are caused by heart disease but changing the life style is main mantra to prevent heart diseases, making awareness among people the most effective measure to ...

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Mercury Effect: Women Should Mind What Fish They Eat, Warns Study

Merury traces in fish proved fatal for decades and Japan’s Minamata case in the late 1960s should remain a lesson for any marine food consumption without health precautions. New research has suggested that pregnant women who consume mercury-ladden fish food may develop the risk autoimmune disorders , which may be fatal to the babies inside. The study conducted by the ...

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Overheated, Fried Food Inceases Alzheimer’s Risk: Study

In a surprising reveation, it was found that eating food cooked at high temperatures increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Either over-cooked or aged food for a long time such as in hard cheese increases the content of advanced glycation end products (AGEs), or compounds of sugars and proteins and other large molecules. AGEs increase the risk of various chronic diseases ...

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Hello Mothers! Avoid fish for healthier babies

Potential mothers need to fast from fish for many years to avoid passing on certain harmful chemicals to their offsprings, an alarming study indicates. Fish and shellfish contain high-quality protein and omega-3 fatty acids that benefit children’s health, but the could also pass on certain harmful chemicals like persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and methylmercury. After one year of replacing fish ...

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