Health News

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Research at the Pharmacy Faculty of the University of Navarra suggests that lipoic acid supplements, a powerful antioxidant, could be effective in preventing diabetes and halting obesity. It is one of
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Lung tumors are the number one cause of death among cancer patients, and one cancer in three is lung cancer. protein biomarkers in exhaled air divulge the presence of pathological cells in the lung.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
With the number of norovirus infection cases rising across the country, scientists from the University of Southampton have successfully crystallised a key norovirus enzyme, which could help in the dev
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Patients may be unaware of potential drug side-effects due to inconsistent labelling
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
The muscles' cellular power plants - the mitochondria - are boosted by nitrate, a substance found in abundance in vegetables such as lettuce, spinach and beetroot.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Researchers have discovered that high levels of a particular protein in cancer cells are a reliable indicator that a cancer will spread.