Health Problems

Drinks with fructose fastest to lead to diabetes

Canadian scientists about the study which says EurekAlert, have found the most harmful in terms of development of diabetes product – such, in their opinion, are the drinks sweetened with fructose. Having conducted a meta-analysis of 155 research projects, the experts concluded that the most harmful fructose contained in beverages, their use leads most rapidly […]

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A growing list of factors that impact CKD severity for kids

Myriad biological and societal factors can impact the occurrence and accelerate progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) for children of African descent—including preterm birth, exposure to toxins during gestation and lower socioeconomic status—and can complicate these children’s access to effective treatments, according to an invited commentary published in the November 2018 edition of American Journal […]

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When it comes to love—personality matters: research

Men with a greater range of personality traits, especially those deemed extraverted, emotionally stable, agreeable or conscientious, have sex more often and produce more children, according to a new QUT study. QUT behavioural economists Dr. Stephen Whyte, Dr. Ho Fai Chan and Professor Benno Torgler have undertaken the largest ever behavioural economics study conducted in […]