Apr. 1, 2014
A New Zealand company is seeking an international patent for an olive leaf extract it says can help prevent or manage insulin sensitivity.
Mar. 24, 2014
Firefighters who followed a modified Mediterranean style diet had cholesterol levels associated with lower risk of heart disease.
Mar. 13, 2014
New evidence suggests a Mediterranean diet may improve the markers used to diagnose and provide a prognosis for heart failure.
Nov. 11, 2013
Women who followed a Mediterranean style diet in midlife were more likely at old age to be without any major limitations in physical and mental health.
Oct. 30, 2013
Adherence to a Mediterranean diet may contribute to prevention of stroke, depression, cognitive impairment, and Parkinson disease.
Oct. 28, 2013
Despite the recognition of the benefits of the Mediterranean diet, olive oil continues to be overlooked in the dietetic community.
Aug. 26, 2013
A new study suggests that a Mediterranean diet that is low in certain carbohydrates can protect from diabetes.
Aug. 19, 2013
A Mediterranean diet pattern may reduce stroke in genetically predisposed individuals according to a new study published in Diabetes Care.
Feb. 27, 2013
A Mediterranean diet with olive oil or nuts reduced major cardiovascular events by 30 percent.
Nov. 2, 2012
A new study shows that the positive effects the Mediterranean diet can have on the heart are immediate.
Oct. 25, 2012
New research suggests that a high intake of olive oil and other monounsaturated fats may protect the skin against sun-related aging.