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Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Meta-analysis shows folic acid supplements not beneficial for heart
A new meta-analysis has shown that the use of folic acid supplements does not appear to be associated with reduced rates of cardiovascular events, cancer or death over a five-year period. ANI

Health, Medicine, Fitness and Well-being news for September 8, 2009

Oxidative stress a primary cause of genetic mutations
Tracking genetic mutations through the human equivalent of about 5,000 years, scientists in the U.S. have for the first time shown that oxidative DNA damage is a primary cause of the process of mutation-the fuel for evolution, but also a leading cause of aging, cancer and other diseases. ANI

How to mount a multi-layered attack on fungal infections
A gathering of scientists in Scotland on Tuesday heard that effective new treatments to fight potentially lethal fungal infections in people with cancer, or those with weakened natural immunity, could be developed by gaining fresh insights into a microbes multilayer defence mechanisms. ANI

800-year-old apple could be healthiest to eat
An organic variety of apples first grown more than 800 years ago could be the healthiest to eat, according to a new study. ANI

Fat-rich junk food may alter genes linked with type II diabetes
A team of scientists in Sweden have warned that gorging too much on fat-rich junk food may cause drastic changes to a gene that helps muscle cells burn fat. ANI

New prevention system may cut teen binge drinking 37pct
A prevention system designed to reduce drug use and delinquent behaviour has been found to reduce rates of binge drinking among eighth-grade students in the U.S. by 37 per cent, when compared to teens who did not use the system. ANI

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