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Cheers! A few mugs of green tea every day reduce...

  Drinking plenty of green tea every day—ideally two or more cups—reduces the risk of cognitive decline and dementia. Regular tea drinkers who consume at least...

Cheese doesn't cause heart disease—it prevents it

  Standard medical theory maintains that saturated fats from our diet cause heart disease—but, far from causing it, new research has discovered that eating a little piece...

Sunshine can help prevent rheumatoid arthritis

  The importance of getting plenty of sunshine has been underlined again this week with the news that maintaining high levels of vitamin D can help prevent...

Zinc stops cancer growing (and here's how it does it)

Zinc is one of the key minerals for preventing cancer and stopping its spread. It singles out cancer cells and blocks their growth, researchers have discovered. Other...

Vitamin C can help prevent leukaemia and other blood cancers

  Vitamin C plays a vital role in fighting leukaemia and other blood cancers, two new studies have discovered. The vitamin feeds stem cells...

Something in the air: bricklayers three times more likely to...

Something in the air seems to trigger rheumatoid arthritis, the disease of the immune system. 'Noxious airborne agents' have been blamed after researchers discovered that bricklayers and people in the...

The three healthy ways that can add 11 years to...

Everyone talks about adopting a healthier lifestyle—but how many years does it actually add to your life? Researchers have done their sums, and reckon that someone who doesn't smoke, isn't...

A cup of coffee a day adds three months to...

Drinking a cup of coffee every day could help you live a little longer. The protective effects of the drink add three months to your life if you're a man,...

Eat carrots to improve your eyesight? Everyone knows it (except...

Eat your carrots and keep your eyesight sharp. Your mother knows it, even your kid brother might know it—but the optician doesn't. Eye specialists aren't passing on the dietary advice...
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It's Time To Retire Cholesterol Testing - There's No Such...

Today, it is estimated that 50 percent of the American population have cholesterol levels that fall outside the accepted healthy range, but who defines this range and under what testing...

Declining Memory and Learning Deficits Linked To Canola Oil

After the public health scare in the 1970s over animal fats, sales of vegetable oils of all types increased. It was the established wisdom that those oils high in polyunsaturated...

The Microbiome In Your Body Thrives With Regular Physical Contact

Hugging helps the immune system, cures depression, reduces stress and induces sleep. Gut bacteria also appears to thrive with regular physical contact, suggests new sata that shows 'huddling' actions lead...

Consuming Allergens During Pregnancy Protects Babies Through Mum's Milk

Consuming common allergens during pregnancy and breastfeeding could help protect against food allergies in children by passing on certain protective proteins through breast milk, say researchers.

Nothing Is 'Hard', Only Your Resistance To It

Fear is born out of uncertainty. We feel resistance, therefore, when we overcomplicate and over-exaggerate.

Does Your Diet Success Depend On Your DNA?

Weight loss strategies are effective if they are customized to on an individual's biomarkers to use personalized nutrition to help people achieve greater weight loss success. We can add one...

Not The Amount, But Where Your Fat Is Stored Critical...

During the past 20 years researchers have learned that people with apple-shaped bodies (fattest in the abdomen) have a greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, and stroke than those with...

Researchers Discover How Antibiotic Power of Garlic Fights Chronic Infections

Garlic is probably nature's most potent food. It is one of the reasons people who eat the Mediterranean diet live such long healthy lives. An active sulphurous compound found in garlic...

New Genetically Modified Tomatoes May Soon Hit The Marketplace

Tomatoes were one of the first commercially available genetically modified (GM) crops ever. GM tomatoes are about to make a comeback in 2018 as Chinese and French researchers reveal details...
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