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Supplements may prevent and reverse damage to aging brain

Posted in Medicine on 6th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

It's a mixture scientists believe could someday slow the progress of catastrophic neurological diseases such as Alzheimer's, ALS and Parkinson's.

Obesity Linked With Blood Clots In Juveniles

Posted in Science on 19th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

Obesity as determined by body mass index was a statistically significant predictor of blood clot formation in juveniles, the study showed.

Study shows antioxidant use may actually promote the spread of cancer

Posted in Medicine on 19th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Cancer cells may benefit more from antioxidants than normal cells, raising concerns about the use of antioxidants by cancer patients.

Can resveratrol really stave off Alzheimers disease?

Posted in Science on 12th Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

Extremely calorie-restricted diets greatly reduce age-related diseases in animals. The hope is that resveratrol activates sirtuins to get the same benefits.

UK Diabetes cases soar by 60% in past decade

Posted in Medicine on 17th Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

More than 3.3 million people have the condition, up from 2.1 million in 2005. The inability to control the level of sugar in the blood can lead to blindness and amputations.