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Could better dental care halt Alzheimer’s? Study finds gum disease ‘raises dementia risk by up to 70%’
Could better dental care halt Alzheimer’s? Study finds gum disease ‘raises dementia risk by up to 70%’

Could better dental care halt Alzheimer’s? Study finds gum disease ‘raises dementia risk by up to 70%’

People who suffer with gum disease could be more at risk of developing Alzheimer’s, new research has found. A study of 28,000 people found that those who brush their teeth more are less likely to develop dementia. Taiwanese scientists behind…

Oily fish supplements may prevent cancer death from muscle wasting
Oily fish supplements may prevent cancer death from muscle wasting

Oily fish supplements may prevent cancer death from muscle wasting

Cancer deaths may be prevented by giving patients nutritional drinks with high levels of protein and fish oil, according to continuing research by Irish scientists. The supplements have been shown to prevent wasting, or rapid muscle loss, which is the…