Following a Mediterranean-style diet during pregnancy may reduce the risk of preeclampsia

Journal Reference: Anum S. Minhas, Xiumei Hong, Guoying Wang, Dong Keun Rhee, Tiange Liu, Mingyu Zhang, Erin D. Michos, Xiaobin Wang, Noel T. Mueller. Mediterranean‐Style Diet and Risk of Preeclampsia by Race in the Boston Birth Cohort. Journal of the American Heart Association, 2022; DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.121.022589 Previous studies have found that following a Mediterranean diet, … Read more

A better way to reduce child maltreatment

Journal Reference: Michelle Johnson-Motoyama, Donna K. Ginther, Rebecca Phillips, Oliver W. J. Beer, Lisa Merkel-Holguin, John Fluke. Differential Response and the Reduction of Child Maltreatment and Foster Care Services Utilization in the U.S. From 2004 to 2017. Child Maltreatment, 2022; 107755952110657 DOI: 10.1177/10775595211065761 The study found that states with what is called “differential response” (DR) … Read more

What food sector needs to know about how to reduce sodium

Journal Reference: Aubrey N. Dunteman, Elle N. McKenzie, Ying Yang, Youngsoo Lee, Soo‐Yeun Lee. Compendium of sodium reduction strategies in foods: A scoping review. Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety, 2022; 21 (2): 1300 DOI: 10.1111/1541-4337.12915 Most of the excess sodium comes from processed and packaged foods, so the food industry and food … Read more

Meta plans to reduce NFT sales in its metaverse by almost 50% – Reuters News in France and abroad

Meta plans to reduce NFT sales in its metaverse by

Facebook announced Thursday that it is opening Horizon World, its virtual reality world of avatars, to anyone 18 and older in the United States and Canada. Courtesy of Meta Meta, the parent company of Facebook, plans to cut the sale of digital assets on its Horizon Worlds virtual reality platform by up to 47.5%, which … Read more

Producing ammonia through electrochemical processes could reduce carbon dioxide emissions

Journal Reference: Denis Johnson, Brock Hunter, Jevaun Christie, Cullan King, Eric Kelley, Abdoulaye Djire. Ti2N nitride MXene evokes the Mars-van Krevelen mechanism to achieve high selectivity for nitrogen reduction reaction. Scientific Reports, 2022; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-04640-7 A team from the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University consisting of Dr. Abdoulaye … Read more

Can flying less or going vegan help reduce greenhouse gas emissions on Earth by 2050? – News 24 | News in France and abroad

Can flying less or going vegan help reduce greenhouse gas

Individuals as well as economy-wide efficiencies can make a major difference in averting the worst of global warming, say UN climate experts, saying drastic reductions in demand for energy-intensive services could cut emissions by up to 70% by 2050. airplanes, eating less meat, insulating your home could all take a toll, especially when large swaths … Read more

Social Security offices are reopening this week. How to Reduce Your Wait Time – NewsRaiser News in France and abroad

Social Security offices are reopening this week How to Reduce

VALERIE MACON | AFP | Getty Images Social Security recipients will soon have another way to seek help from the government agency, as local offices are expected to reopen this week. From Thursday, April 7, the Social Security Administration will restore in-person services, including for people who do not have appointments, Acting Social Security Commissioner … Read more

Exercise may reduce depression signs, boost effects of therapy

Journal References: Jacob D. Meyer, Thomas A. Murray, Cassandra S. Brower, Gabriel A. Cruz-Maldonado, Maria L. Perez, Laura D. Ellingson, Nathaniel G. Wade. Magnitude, timing and duration of mood state and cognitive effects of acute moderate exercise in major depressive disorder. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 2022; 61: 102172 DOI: 10.1016/j.psychsport.2022.102172 Jacob D. Meyer, Seana … Read more

Good hydration may reduce long-term risks for heart failure

Journal Reference: Natalia I. Dmitrieva, Delong Liu, Colin O. Wu, Manfred Boehm. Middle age serum sodium levels in the upper part of normal range and risk of heart failure. European Heart Journal, 2022 DOI: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehac138 Heart failure, a chronic condition that develops when the heart does not pump enough blood for the body’s needs, affects … Read more

Plant-based omega-3s may boost heart well being, reduce risk of heart disease

Journal Reference: Aleix Sala-Vila, Jennifer Fleming, Penny Kris-Etherton, Emilio Ros. Impact of Alpha-linolenic Acid, the Vegetable Omega-3 Fatty Acid, on Cardiovascular Disease and Cognition. Advances in Nutrition, 2022; DOI: 10.1093/advances/nmac016 In a comprehensive literature review, the researchers found that consuming ALA that is found in plant-based foods like walnuts and flaxseeds was associated with a … Read more