A DIET-rich in fibre may lessen the chances of dying from colon cancer, a new study suggests.
Among people treated for non-metastatic colon cancer, every 5 grams of fibre added to their diet reduced their odds of dying by nearly 25 percent, said lead researcher Dr. Andrew Chan. He is an associate professor in the department of medicine at Harvard Medical School.
CHILDREN and adults with eczema shouldn't suffer in silence because new, improved treatments can do more to help ease the uncomfortable, itchy rash associated with the skin condition.
Many adults diagnosed with eczema (atopic dermatitis) actually had the condition since they were children but were never diagnosed, explained Dr Luz Fonacier. She is an allergist in Mineola, N.Y., and an American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) board member.
PEOPLE with advanced Alzheimer's can relearn some basic skills when they receive special training along with medication, a small study suggests.
HERE’S news that might sour you on sweets: New research shows that overdoing it on sugar might harm the livers of otherwise healthy men.
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