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High intake of dietary fiber and whole grains associated with reduced risk of non-communicable diseases

People who eat higher levels of dietary fibre and whole grains have lower rates of non-communicable diseases compared with people who eat lesser amounts, while links for low glycaemic load and low glycaemic index diets are less clear. Observational studies and clinical trials conducted over nearly 40 years reveal the health benefits of eating at… Read More »

Diet sabotage: How to navigate the holidays with dietary restrictions

Whether you have allergies or intolerances, have decided to go vegetarian or simply want to lose weight, the holidays — especially the food that seems to be everywhere — can create scenarios that make diet restrictions even harder. “So many people associate different foods and cultural traditions surrounding food with holidays, and also with feelings,… Read More »