Research Roundup

June 2005
Environmental Nutrition;Jun2005, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p8
Cites several research findings regarding health and fitness. Function of eating beans or lentils at least twice a week to reduce a woman's risk of developing breast cancer; Use of eating yogurt to help fight bad breath; Link between amount of sleep and the risk of developing diabetes.


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