Eco Living

August 4, 2017

Obesity cure possible after discovery of fat ‘switch’

scientists have discovered the precise brain mechanism that causes the body to hold onto fat, raising hopes of a cure for obesity. For the first time, lab […]
June 19, 2017

It’s not just hormones

A teenage girl is a force of nature, with emotions so powerful they shock even her. In this exclusive excerpt, psychotherapist Lisa Damour uses neuroscience to […]
May 30, 2017

Why Greek mountain villagers have healthy hearts

Scientists have pinpointed one reason why people living in isolated villages in Greece may enjoy long and healthy lives. They found a new genetic variant, common […]
April 21, 2017

Social and economic costs of Zika can reach up to US$ 18 billion in Latin America and the Caribbean

A 15-year-old in Recife, Brazil, holds her a four-month old baby born with microcephaly. Photo: UNICEF/Ueslei Marcelino The epidemic will have a long-term impact, according to […]
February 6, 2017

Take statins even if you are healthy, say experts

People should take statins regardless of how healthy and active they are, leading US experts have said. Researchers say taking the daily medication protects against stroke […]
February 6, 2017

Coffee and Tea for Health

By Dr. Mercola If you’re thirsty, pure water is always a good bet for a healthy beverage. But if you’re looking for a beverage to sip […]