Wednesday, January 23, 2019
L-theanine is a compound that occurs naturally in green tea and black tea, and it is also available in supplement form. Research suggests that L-theanine might provide a range of health benefits, which may include improved mental focus and better...
Acetylsalicylic acid, best known as aspirin, and omega-3 fatty acids support various aspects of health, and scientists continue to uncover how these substances work. One recent study suggests that both could have an impact on colon cancer risk.A new...
Gabonese President Ali Bongo, hospitalised in Saudi Arabia since Wednesday, was taken into medical care after suffering a bout of exhaustion during a trip to Riyadh, his office said Sunday. The 59-year-old leader was in the Saudi capital for a flagship...
*Chinese tree compound helps destroy pancreatic tumours *Fish oil diets could slow spread of malignant mammary cells *Drug slashes ovarian tumour relapse in 63.3% of patients *Blasting prostate growth with radiotherapy increases survival *Switching to healthy diet extends colorectal sufferers’ livesIt is good...
Gluten is a protein present in many processed foods. It is found in wheat, barley, and rye. Gluten is present in pasta – spaghetti, noodles, bread – both wheat and white flour cakes, pastries such as meat pies, sausages,...
Congolese rebels have killed 13 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the centre of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s military said. The Allied Democratic Forces rebels attacked Congolese army positions...
‘soft spot', it is the only soft part of the human skull. It is also a normal anatomical landmark present in all newborns. The word ‘fontanelle’ comes from the French word fontaine for fountain. It is perfectly normal for the...
Celebrating the World Sight Day, Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria has said that cataract is the major cause of blindness in Nigeria, and at least 144,000 Nigerians are blind for different reasons in the country. General Secretary, Ophthalmology Society of Nigeria,...
AS substances that we ingest are absorbed from the intestines, occasionally one substance may interfere with the absorption of another substance. Iron is needed for good blood. Iron from iron tablets is best absorbed without food but because iron...
The collaborative study indicated relative toxicity of six artificial sweeteners (aspartame, sucralose, saccharine, neotame, advantame, and acesulfame potassium-k) and 10 sport supplements containing these artificial sweeteners.The bacteria found in the digestive system became toxic when exposed to concentrations of...