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    Short people 'significantly more likely' to develop type 2 diabetes

    Being short is associated with a significantly higher risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes). The study finds that...

    Is eating human placenta any good for you?

    The purported health benefits of eating placenta are not based on evidence

    New therapeutic angle in fight against Alzheimer’s

    Mitochondrial calcium transport remodelling (the body’s attempt to compensate for flagging energy production and metabolic dysfunction) fuels the decline in...

    Short people 'significantly more likely' to develop type 2 diabetes

    Being short is associated with a significantly higher risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study published in Diabetologia...
    11 Sep 2019

    Is eating human placenta any good for you?

    The purported health benefits of eating placenta are not based on evidence

    The Spartan health spa that nursed my foot injury to recovery

    Situated amid a pine forest on the edge of the UNESCO world heritage sight of Mystras and with breathtaking views...
    2 Sep 2019

    Excess body fat increases depression risk

    Carrying just ten kilograms of excess body fat increases the risk of depression by seventeen per cent. The more fat,...
    28 Aug 2019

    Dog owners have healthier hearts

    Owning a dog helps maintain a healthy heart, according to the first analysis of data from the Kardiozive Brno 2030 study. The...
    23 Aug 2019