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Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetic pancreas'

Posted in Medicine on 24th Feb, 2017
by Alex Muller

The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet, say US researchers.

Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10-a-day

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Feb, 2017
by Alex Muller

The study, by Imperial College London, calculated such eating habits could prevent 7.8 million premature deaths each year.

Mediterranean Diet May Have Lasting Effects on Brain Health

Posted in Medicine on 8th Jan, 2017
by Alex Muller

A study shows that older people who followed a Mediterranean diet retained more brain volume over a three-year period than those who did not follow the diet as closely.

Being overweight 'ages people's brains'

Posted in Science on 5th Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

The brains of overweight people look "10 years older" than those of leaner peers, a study has found.

True impact of global diabetes epidemic is vastly underestimated

Posted in Science on 12th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

The prevalence of global diabetes has been seriously underestimated by at least 25 per cent, the paper suggests.