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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