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FTO gene

Obesity is a major public health issue, affecting 300 million people around the world. We already know that obesity is linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, hypertension, stroke and heart disease, And obesity is also known to increase the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in later life.

Baldness and Prostate Cancer

Searching for a Link Between Baldness and Prostate Cancer

Interest in this unlikely duo arose recently when the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) discouraged using prostate specific antigen (PSA) as a screen for prostate cancer in men with no symptoms of the disease.

Know Your Numbers

For a proper understanding of your health, you must know how you stand compared to the normal, healthy condition. Here you can learn about normal blood pressure levels, blood cholesterol levels (and other lipids), and blood sugar levels (also known as blood sugar numbers).

More Microbe Than Human DNA

Could it be that microbes make the man – or woman?

Milk thistle

The main detox organ in your body is your liver – and it needs support to do its job right.

The Role of Calcium

Food sources of calcium
Calcium is an essential mineral that is found predominantly in the teeth and bones (99%)…

Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer

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Screening Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer in Average-risk Asymptomatic…

Optimum Metabolism – A Natural Way to Maintain Slim Body

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Metabolism is the chemical process in your body that results in the production of energy.…

5 of the Most Common Bad Eating Habits and Why You Should Break Them

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When looking for what’s considered to be the biggest bad eating habit, there is a laundry…