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This gym will plant a tree every time you book a class

We’re all trying to be more sustainable – but eco-friendly fitness can be tricky. There’s all that plastic in the water bottles, your steadily growing gym wardrobe, and the energy you use travelling to and from city-centre classes. But one gym is attempting to offset the ecological impact of the fitness industry and has vowed […]

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Study explores potential new class of antidepressants

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center have taken a major step that could ultimately facilitate development of a new class of antidepressants which may relieve symptoms more rapidly and effectively and with fewer side effects than current medications. Their approach involves increasing the supply of the excitatory neurotransmitter glutamate in a part of the brain […]