One in four school-going children in Ireland has risk factors for heart disease, according to new research.
Source: Wellness Economic Initiative Alliance Read More
A transplant of brown fat, which burns calories and regulates the metabolism, could combat obesity, a study has revealed.
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Eight weeks of supplementation (of probiotics) were associated with a decrease in levels of allergic and pro-inflammatory markers, compared with placebo, according to findings published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition.
Source: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition Read More
Flu activity remains high across the United States, but there are signs this year’s bad season may be waning in some areas, government health officials said Friday.
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Breast cancer detection increased by 27% when three-dimensional mammography was combined with conventional breast imaging, investigators reported.
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