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Genetics may put a person at risk of high triglycerides, but adopting a healthy diet can help

Genetics may put a person at risk of high triglycerides, but adopting a healthy diet can help

Triglycerides, a type of fat in the blood, are important for good health. But having high triglycerides might increase a person’s risk of heart disease, and may be a sign of metabolic syndrome. Continue reading Genetics may put a person at risk of high triglycerides, but adopting a healthy diet can help

Detox, dairy-free, superfood and raw – TV diet doctor busts the myths around clean eating

Detox, dairy-free, superfood and raw – TV diet doctor busts the myths around clean eating

The alkaline diet was peddled so successfully by American 'Dr' Robert Young that he convinced desperate cancer patients to pay thousands of … Continue reading Detox, dairy-free, superfood and raw – TV diet doctor busts the myths around clean eating

Gene therapy with BMP4 protects against weight gain and insulin resistance in mice

Gene therapy with BMP4 protects against weight gain and insulin resistance in mice

There was no weight gain, despite a higher energy intake, and insulin sensitivity was increased. These are the results from experiments on mice that had elevated levels of the protein BMP4 following gene therapy. Continue reading Gene therapy with BMP4 protects against weight gain and insulin resistance in mice