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Twitter lifeline for people with gut-related chronic illness

Twitter lifeline for people with gut-related chronic illness

Twitter is acting as a lifeline for people with gut-related chronic illness, a new UK study has found...

Bitter wild fruits may help treat cancer, diabetes
Bitter wild fruits may help treat cancer, diabetes

Compounds that provide bitter flavour to cucumbers, pumpkins and watermelons - used in Indian and Chinese medicine...

Stroke damage mechanism identified

Scientists have discovered a mechanism linked to the brain damage often suffered by stroke victims and are now searching for drugs to block it...

Drug to reduce side-effects of 'binge drinking' developed

Scientists have developed and tested a drug that could reduce the harmful side-effects of binge drinking...

Glassy protein solution may cause eyesight deterioration

Long-sightedness caused by age could be due to proteins in the lens of the eye that are converted from a fluid solution...

Three cups of coffee a day reduce Alzheimer's risk

Drinking three to five cups of coffee a day could reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer...