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Industry News: Married people have lower levels of stress hormone February 15, 2017 9:18 AM The first biological evidence has been found that explains how marriage impacts health: Lower stress as evidenced by the levels of the hormone cortisol Nutrition News: Maternal micronutrients, nurturing environment boost child development January 26, 2017 10:13 AM A new study offers a recipe for parents who want smarter kids: maternal micronutrient supplements during pregnancy, early life nurturing, happy moms, and educated parents Industry News: Depression as hard on the heart as obesity and cholesterol January 23, 2017 12:41 PM Study finds risk of a fatal cardiovascular disease in men due to depression is almost as great as that due to elevated cholesterol levels or obesity Nutrition News: Calorie restriction lets monkeys live long and prosper January 23, 2017 12:22 PM Benefits of caloric restriction: Age, diet and sex must all be factored in to realize the full benefits of lower caloric intake Industry News: Talking therapy changes brain wiring, study reveals for first time January 23, 2017 8:53 AM Research shows that cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) strengthens specific connections in the brains of people with psychosis, and that these stronger connections are associated with long-term reduction in symptoms and recovery eight years later Nutrition News: Common antioxidant may guard against liver disease January 22, 2017 1:24 PM PQQ, found in kiwi fruit, breast milk, soy, and celery, can protect against nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in the offspring of obese mice Nutrition News: Parents purchase frozen dinners for more than convenience January 20, 2017 8:55 AM Prepackaged, processed meals remain a popular choice for many consumers because they reduce the energy, time, and cooking skills needed to prepare food Industry News: Too much sitting, too little exercise may accelerate biological aging January 18, 2017 8:56 AM Elderly women who sit for more than 10 hours a day with low physical activity have have shorter telomeres, which are associated with cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and major cancers Nutrition News: Eat hot peppers for a longer life? Study says it may be so January 17, 2017 9:14 AM Consumption of hot red chili peppers is associated with a 13 percent reduction in total mortality, a large prospective study has found


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Article: The healthiest eaters are the most culturally fit September 7, 2016 2:21 PM In the U.S., having choice and control and being independent are very important to healthy eating, while in Japan, promoting healthy eating is likely to be most effective when it builds on and strengthens social bonds Article: Blood clot risk lower for estrogen-only, transdermal, and vaginal estrogen at menopause May 16, 2016 9:23 AM Estrogen-only therapy carries a lower risk of blood clots than combined estrogen-progestogen therapy, but there is no significantly increased risk of clots with combination therapy when the estrogen is transdermal, and vaginal estrogen does not raise the NHC Blog: CHFA product reviews: Celtic Sea Salt, Cheeky Monkey, Lovemore, Koochikoo September 24, 2015 10:49 AM Maira and Gisela review Celtic Sea Salt (Herbes de Provence), Cheeky Monkey, Lovemore (Shortbread), Koochikoo (No Sugar Cookies) NHC Blog: Our Fast 5s -- first impressions from CHFA Expo East September 22, 2015 10:36 AM Fast 5s: Favourite first finds from the 2015 CHFA Expo East!

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