OverviewSubscribe to our RSS
Troubled by Stomach-Aches? 5 Common Causes
Few things are as annoying as irritated bowels and the fear that those intestinal gases will escape the body unexpectedly in public. Why is it that our bowels are on some days more troublesome than on others?
Six Hours of Sleep Per Night May Be Just As Unhealthy as No Sleep At All
This intriguing study shows how easily we underestimate the importance of sleep. Six hours of sleep per night is not enough to be productive, even though many people think it is. What's more, six hours of sleep might be just as bad as not sleeping at all.
Broccoli also Helps to Protect Against Liver Cancer
For some time we already knew that broccoli protects against various types of cancers, but now scientists have also added liver cancer to that list. Lever cancer is linked to obesity and broccoli reduces the absorption of fat in the liver.
Break-through in Cancer Research: Achilles' Heel of Cancer has been Found
British scientists claim to have found cancer's Achilles' heel. That is the crucial conclusion of years of their research on fighting the disease.
Do you Sleep with your Mouth Open? It's Bad for your Teeth!
Do you sleep like a log, but do you always wake up dry-mouthed, with a sore throat and your mouth wide open? Then we bring grim tidings. Sleeping with your mouth open is claimed to be just as harmful as drinking soft drinks just before going to bed.
Break-Through: Cell Therapy Prevents the Return of Cancer
A 'living medicine' prevents cancer from ever returning and will soon be available everywhere, scientists claim.
What Makes You Lose Weight More? Exercise or Dieting?
Anyone who wishes to lose weight by now knows that it's a case of and-and. Doing exercise and adapting your food habits together give the best results, but what factor has the most influence?