Research Summaries

Animal Study Shows Possible Mechanism for Fiber’s Role in Reducing Appetite

ATLANTA (September 8, 2014) — Researchers find possible mechanism to explain why fiber is associated with reduced appetite, according to ...
Read More

Increased Fiber Intake Beneficial for Reducing Heart Attack Risk After Previous Heart Attack

ATLANTA (September 8, 2014) — Increasing your intake of fiber after a heart attack may reduce your risk of a subsequent heart ...
Read More

Study in Mice Shows Benefit of Fiber to Reduce Allergic Reactions

ATLANTA (April 30, 2014) — Previous studies have shown the benefit of fiber on digestive health, but according to a ...
Read More

Review Finds Increased Fiber Intake Reduces Heart Attacks and Other Cardiovascular Events

ATLANTA (February 12, 2014) —  A recent review has found that an additional seven grams per day of dietary fiber can lower ...
Read More

Increased Fiber Intake May Protect Against Risk of Stroke

ATLANTA (August 1, 2013) — A study published in Stroke found that people who ate more dietary fiber were less like to have a ...
Read More

Fiber-Rich Diet Linked to Longevity

People who consumed higher amounts of fiber, particularly from grains, had a significantly lower risk of dying over a nine-year ...
Read More

Fiber Does Your Body Good

An apple a day may keep the doctor away but according to a group of Australian researchers, a fiber-rich diet ...
Read More