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3 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - Is 'clean eating' just dirty rhetoric?

Date: 03/06/2019

New research finds "clean eating" is perceived as overwhelmingly positive by young people, but those optimistic impressions of "clean diets" may signal a risk for eating disorders.


27 May 2019 - Questioning Answers - A gluten-free diet for "schizophrenia positive for antigliadin antibodies (AGA IgG)"

Date: 27/05/2019

"Net result: encouraging findings with the need for more study; also with a nice focus on effect sizes too".


3 May 2019 - Medical News Today - What are the best diets for ADHD?

Date: 04/05/2019

Some research suggests that following specific diets - such as elimination diets, the Few Foods diet, and the Mediterranean diet - could play a role in managing ADHD.


5 February 2019 - MedicalXpress - Adolescents with celiac disease are at higher risk of eating disorder

Date: 05/02/2019

Study finds a link between Celiac Disease and a higher incidence of disordered eating behaviour during adolescence and young adulthood.


31 January 2019 - Questioning Answers - Milk opioid peptides and dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPPIV) linked to autism

Date: 31/01/2019

The aim of the this study was to determine "BCM7 [β-casomorphin-7] influence on DPPIV functioning in children with ASD in comparison to healthy children."


3 January 2019 - MedicalXpress - Could this widely used food additive cause celiac disease?

Date: 03/01/2019

A review in Frontiers in Pediatrics says a common food additive could both cause and trigger coeliac-related autoimmune attacks, and calls for warnings on food labels pending further tests.


16 November 2018 - MedicalXpress - A low-gluten, high-fiber diet may be healthier than gluten-free

Date: 16/11/2018

When healthy people eat a low-gluten and fibre-rich diet compared with a high-gluten diet, they experience less intestinal discomfort including less bloating. Researchers at University of Copenhagen show that this is due to changes of the composition and function of gut bacteria.


19 September 2018 - MedicalXpress - High gluten diet in pregnancy linked to increased risk of diabetes in children

Date: 19/09/2018

A high gluten intake by mothers during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of their child developing type 1 diabetes, suggests a new study. However, the researchers say that further studies are needed to confirm or rule out these findings before any changes to dietary recommendations could be justified.


14 September 2018 - MedicalXpress - Toxic metal pollution linked with development of autism spectrum disorder

Date: 14/09/2018

Russian researchers, together with their foreign colleagues, have demonstrated that environmental metal and metalloid pollution (lead, mercury, aluminum, and arsenic) may induce autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), and have considered possible mechanisms of exposure to these substances. The study may be useful for the prevention and therapy of ASD.


23 July 2018 - MedicalXpress - Gluten-free kids' foods fall short on nutrition

Date: 23/07/2018

Gluten-free foods are one of the latest nutritional trends, with many parents assuming foods with a gluten-free label are healthier than foods with gluten.


Questioning Answers - "A strict and lifelong gluten-free diet can help recover vitamin D level without any supplementation"

Date: 16/07/2018

These authors inspected the peer-reviewed literature looking at vitamin D levels in relation to the archetypal 'diet can affect health' autoimmune condition coeliac disease.


18 April 2018 - Questioning Answers - Comprehensive Nutritional and Dietary Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Date: 18/04/2018

It's been a while coming but the paper by Jim Adams and colleagues detailing the effects of a "comprehensive nutritional and dietary intervention for autism spectrum disorder" has finally seen the peer-reviewed light of day.


What is Britain eating? The ultra-processed truth about 10 of our bestselling foods

Date: 11/04/2018

From Cherry Bakewells to Fray Bentos pies, do we really understand the cocktail of ingredients in our favourite brands? Nutritionists assess them – and just what they might mean for our health.


13 November - MedicalXpress - New study suggests it may be fructan, not gluten, that is upsetting people's stomachs

Date: 13/11/2017

Researchers have found that the familiar bloating many people experience after eating foods containing wheat may be due to sensitivity to fructan, not gluten, as is commonly believed.


7 October 2017 - MedicalXpress - Orthorexia: When 'healthy eating' ends up making you sick

Date: 07/10/2017

People, it seems, have never been so afraid of their food - and, say some experts, an obsession with healthy eating may paradoxically be endangering lives.



4 August 2017 - Psychology Today - All the Stars of Food and Mood

Date: 04/08/2017

We are what we eat, and the brain is the most energy hungry organ in the body, surpassing even the heart. Surely our diets affect our thinking and our moods. But how do we prove it, and then what do we do about it?


19 June 2017 - MedicalXpress - Treating autism by targeting the gut

Date: 19/06/2017

Experts have called for large-scale studies into altering the make-up of bacteria in the gut, after a review showed that this might reduce the symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).


25 May 2017 - MedicalXpress - Special diets, supplements for autism still a question mark

Date: 25/05/2017

Parents of children with autism often try diet changes or supplements to ease symptoms of the disorder, but a new review concludes there's no solid evidence that any work.