Ancestral diets determine vulnerability to type 2 diabetes

Posted in Featured, Science on 15th Jul, 2015
by Alex Muller

New research reveals the significance of the nutrition endured by ancestors.

New 'MIND' diet may significantly protect against Alzheimers disease

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

Even moderate adherence shows reduction in incidence, according to a paper published in the journal Alzheimers and Dementia.

Implant treats obesity by blocking hunger signals

Posted in Featured, Science on 23rd Jan, 2015
by Alex Muller

It is estimated that one third of Americans are clinically obese.

Imaginary meal tricks the body into losing weight

Posted in Medicine on 6th Jan, 2015
by Alex Muller

Salk researchers have developed an entirely new type of pill that tricks the body into thinking it has consumed calories, causing it to burn fat.

CES 2015: GoBe calorie counter wearable put to the test

Posted in Hardware on 5th Jan, 2015
by Alex Muller

The creators of the GoBe wristband say it can automatically, non-invasively count the calories eaten by the wearer.