There's now even more evidence that one type of protein is best for your body

2018-04-06 16:48

A study of more than 81,000 people in the US and Canada found that eating more nuts and seeds might help heart health, and meat could hurt it.

Expect to pay more for red meat - cattle farmers

2015-11-26 15:45

Mpumalanga red meat producers are dismissing recent reports that meat prices will fall over the festive season.

Eggs are not a health risk

2015-02-20 13:38

Many doctors and nutritionists now say there is no link between the dietary cholesterol in eggs and red meat and dangerous levels of cholesterol in the blood.

Red meat for athletes – part I

2014-11-17 11:57

DietDoc outlines the important role of red meat in the diet of sportsmen and women.

Fish and exercise combat colon cancer recurrence

2014-06-04 12:24

Recurrence of colon cancer more than doubles if patients eat fish less than twice a week, or if they get less than 60 minutes of moderate exercise a week.

Red meat makes colon cancer more deadly

2013-07-02 11:17

People who report eating the most red and processed meat before being diagnosed with colon cancer are more likely to die during the next eight years, according to a new study.

Energy drinks, heart disease link

2013-04-08 11:56

A compound found in red meat and a popular energy drinks could be linked to atherosclerosis, says study.


Red meat industry body queries listeriosis 'misinformation'

2018-03-13 08:05

The Red Meat Industry Forum says it is concerned that the entire processed meat industry has been implicated in the listeriosis outbreak without justification.

Meat sector braces for cancer risk verdict

2015-10-25 19:31

As international health experts prepare to publish a report on potential cancer risks to meat, industry groups are bracing for a damaging blow to consumer confidence.

Red meat for athletes part II – boosting muscle growth

2014-11-25 11:34

DietDoc takes a look at the role of protein in increasing athletes' muscle mass and strength, and speeding up their recovery after exercise.

Processed red meat causes heart failure

2014-06-17 16:17

Men who eat lots of sausages and cold cuts are more likely to wind up in the hospital for heart failure according to a Swedish study.

Red meat supply warning for consumers

2013-11-26 12:09

Consumers can expect shortages of red meat due to the impact of extreme drought in certain parts of the country, warns an industry body.

Red meat tied to higher diabetes risk

2013-06-18 09:12

Increasing the number of hamburgers and other red meat people eat on a daily basis is linked to a higher risk of developing diabetes down the road, according to a new study.

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