Taste sensation: Ads engaging all senses more effective

Corporations spend billions of dollars each year on food advertising – Kraft Foods, PepsiCo, and McDonald’s each spent more than $1 billion in advertising in 2007. A new study suggests those advertisers are missing out if their ads only mention taste and...

Patients with chronic pain may need more vitamin D

A new study by the Mayo Clinic shows a correlation between inadequate vitamin D levels and the amount of narcotic medication taken by patients who have chronic pain. This correlation is an important finding as researchers discover new ways to treat chronic pain....

Omega-3s ease depression related to menopause

Omega-3s ease psychological distress and depressive symptoms often suffered by menopausal and perimenopausal women, according to researchers at Universit√© Laval’s Faculty of Medicine. Their study, published in the February issue of The American Journal of...