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Eating fruits, vegetables linked to healthier arteries later in life

Eating fruits, vegetables linked to healthier arteries later in life

Women who ate a diet high in fresh fruits and vegetables as young adults were much less likely to have plaque build-up in their arteries 20 years later compared with those who consumed lower amounts of these foods, according to research to be presented at the American College of Cardiology’s 63rd Annual Scientific Session. Continue reading

A giant ‘little step’ in cancer treatment opening up new therapeutic horizons

A giant ‘little step’ in cancer treatment opening up new therapeutic horizons

ScienceDaily (Feb. 27, 2012) — A study headed up by the Vall d’Hebron Institute of Oncology (VHIO) heralds a new horizon in the fight against cancer, opening up a parallel dimension to existing treatment options. The data, published today in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, demonstrate that by combining two drugs that had already been used on a patient in the past but had stopped working, they boost each other’s efficacy and at the same time manage to break down the patient’s resistance to each of them individually, presenting a third potential treatment option for clinically advanced metastatic tumours Continue reading

Chinese Medicine For Allergy: Misleading Concept or Fact?

Chinese Medicine For Allergy: Misleading Concept or Fact?

Allergy is an umbrella term embracing all physical body reactions to certain triggering factors; most of the time with the environment. While western medical practice requires medical consultation if you suspect that you are allergic… Continue reading

Charmr: Adaptive Path diabetes management design concept

Charmr: Adaptive Path diabetes management design concept

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Health Education – Concept, Aim and Objectives

Health Education – Concept, Aim and Objectives

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Health education is one important activity that is commonly undertaken to promote health. It is the communication of information that enables people to make decisions about to follow those health-related… Continue reading