Men's Health

Whey growth factor extract fails to increase muscle strength in experienced resistance trainers: RCT

WGFE was shown to help increase strength, but not in men experienced in regular resistance training. ©iStock

Consumption of whey growth factor extract (WGFE) in addition to whey protein isolate offers few benefits to men who are not new to resistance exercise training, according to a study led by the University of South Australia.

Higher antioxidant intake could lower the chances of obesity induced by sleep deprivation. ©iStock

Lack of antioxidants increases obesity risk in sleep-deprived men: Korean study

The control group received general nutrition screening, guidelines, a recommended diet and fixed meal times. ©iStock

Reversing weight loss and malnutrition in cancer patients: The benefits of a multidisciplinary approach

Scientists found the anti-inflammatory properties of a traditional K orean medicine can help treat prostatitis. ©iStock

Traditional Korean herb combination can counter prostate inflammation

Consuming at least three cups of coffee a day can fight sarcopenia in men above 60, according to a Korean study. ©iStock

Coffee consumption a counter to sarcopenia in elderly men: Korean study

BASF gave out its fifth round of Newtrition Asia research grants in Beijing.

BASF awards Newtrition grants for omega-3 and plant sterol research in Beijing

Fortified instant noodles can help increase nutrition intake in Asia. ©iStock

Noodles as a nutrient vehicle: Research reveals how instant snack is suitable for fortification

More protein intake suggested to battle sarcopenia.©iStock

Sarcopenia and poor nutrition: Significant association found in elderly Chinese population

The centre aims to provide evidence-backed scientific data for TCM and other health products, said Dr Sebastian Ku and Sukhpreet Habermacher.

Singapore centre seeks to increase science standards for home-grown supplements, TCM and food firms

The vitamin vending machines currently carry Swisse and Blackmores brands.

Vitamin vending machines: Is this the future for supplements retailing in APAC?

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