Monthly Archives: January 2013

Vegetarians “Cut heart risk by 32%”

Ditching meat and fish in favour of a vegetarian diet can have a dramatic effect on the health of your heart, research suggests. A study of 44,500 people in England and Scotland showed vegetarians were 32% less likely to die … Continue reading

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Fast-food linked to childhood asthma and eczema

Eating fast food three times a week may lead to asthma and eczema in children, say researchers who have looked at global disease and dietary patterns. Data from more than 500,000 children in more than 50 countries suggests poor diet may … Continue reading

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