Mediterranean diet
The Mediterranean diet is a modern nutritional recommendation originally inspired by the traditional dietary patterns of Greece, Southern Italy, and Spain. The principal aspects of this diet include p...
Mediterranean diet - Wikipedia
The tyranny of olive oil
Olive oil is known as the "healthy alternative" to butter, but does that matter to real cooks and consumers? Get their opinions and the fast facts on butter, olive oil and saturated fats.
Preliminary Results Suggest Mediterranean Diet Reduces Breast Cancer Risk
A new study suggests there may be a way for women to dramatically reduce their risk of breast cancer, without cutting calories, losing weight or taking medication. Women who were randomly assigned to ...
Mediterranean Diet Decreases Vulnerability To Uterine Cancer, Claims Study
published in the May 27 issue of the British Journal of Cancer has established positive links between Mediterranean diet and reduced risks of uterine cancer. Cristina Bosetti of the Istituto di Ricerc...
Alcohol Top 'Active Ingredient' in Mediterranean Diet
Moderate alcohol intake may be the single biggest contributor to the Mediterranean diet's longevity benefit, accounting for 23.5% of the effect in a prospective cohort study. Surprisingly, the high ra...