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Supreme Court Asks: Can Human Genes Be Patented?

Same-sex marriage got huge headlines at the Supreme Court last month, but in the world of science and medicine, the case being argued on Monday is far more important. The lawsuit deals with a truly 21st century issue — whether human genes may be patented.<p>Myriad Genetics, a Utah biotechnology …

'Give up dairy products to beat cancer’

A leading scientist, who has been fighting breast cancer since 1987, says the disease is overwhelmingly linked to animal products<p>In 1993, the breast cancer that had plagued Jane Plant since 1987 returned for the fifth time. It came in the shape of a secondary tumour – a lump in her neck the size of …

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Why the Human Body is So Vulnerable to EMF - SYB

For many decades it was assumed that wireless technology (such as utilized by a cell phone or WiFi) was too low powered to yield an effect on the …

Cell phone radiation and electro smog

Man-made electromagnetic fields (EMFs) threaten our health. Look no further than the term “cell phone radiation”, which has become a medical concern.

Sleep Tech Might Be Messing Up the Very Thing It's Trying to Help

Illustration by Brian McGovern for Racked Remember when bedtime prep meant a little tooth brushing, some face washing, and then lights out? That …

Microwave radiation dangers in your home -

The Gene Makeover: The 21st Century Anti-Aging Breakthrough

You know how victims and perpetrators are identified by their DNA on TV shows like "CSI" and "Law & Order." Now, that same science can help you lead …

Slimming Sunlight?

The next time it's warm outside, I plan to slip into a sundress, grab a novel, and sit out on the deck with my feet up and a glass of iced tea in my hand. And if anyone asks me what I'm doing, I'll say: "I'm watching my weight."<p>Want to know the best part? I'll be telling the truth!<p>That's because a …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

Nutrition

Exploring the Epigenetics of Alzheimer Disease

Editorial<p>January 2015<p>1Neuromuscular Diseases Research Section, Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, …

How to Keep Illness Away: Consider Epigenetics

On average, each person is walking around with 10 gene mutations that predisposes them to certain diseases. You can thank your family tree for those. …

Your DNA is NOT Your Destiny (Epigenetics)

The topic of today’s post is an important one … especially for those seeking a deeper understanding of why “low carb paleo” works. Bear with me, as …

Epigenetics? - You are what you eat

You are what you eat<p>To unravel the link between epigenetics and diet, let’s step back to World War II (watch out for that unexploded shell!) and the …

Epigenetics: How Your Mind Can Reprogram Your Genes

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>How much control do you really have over your own life in general, and your health in particular? These questions have puzzled many …

Poor Diet Changes DNA, Causes Lasting Damage to Immune System

While we may be familiar with the dangers of eating too much processed foods, the actual effects of this indulgence may be far more damaging to our …

Sunlight ‘slows obesity, diabetes’

SUNLIGHT exposure helps prevent obesity and diabetes, Australian-led research has indicated.<p>Scientists have found that ultraviolet radiation slows …

Burn calories at your computer

But 60 per cent of Australian adults struggle to meet that.<p>Instead, we spend about 80 per cent of our day sedentary.<p>Recent research has suggested all …

Workout Without Machines: Guide to Bodyweight Exercises

Next time you hit the gym, steer clear of the following four machines and sub in our replacement exercises instead.<p><b>The Machine: Seated Leg Extension</b><br>Sure, you'll strengthen your quads—but at a cost. The resistance is close to your ankle, which puts a high amount of torque on your knee when you raise …

The future of health and fitness

<b>Personal genetics</b><br>Accessing details of your own DNA has become simple and affordable thanks to online genetic testing companies.<p>Catherine Afarian of …

How the Coming Revolution in Stem Cells Could Save Your Life |

Cover Credit: KIT RODOLFA/HARVARD STEM CELL INSTITUTE. INSETS, FROM LEFT: CALLIE SHELL/AURORA FOR TIME; ISHIKA MOHAN/FOX SEARCHLIGHT

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Cereal offender: is it time to bin breakfast cereal?

There's no evidence to suggest it worked and it's unlikely the sex-fearing Kellogg had in mind the kind of pimped-up cereals we see on the …

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Children 'face liver disease epidemic' because of poor diet and lack of exercise

By<p>A top liver expert has warned that hundreds of thousands of children may have a potentially fatal condition associated with alcoholics due to their …

Diabetes