February 1, 2019

‘Digital Pills’ Raise Privacy And Cybersecurity Fears

NEWS Ethicists and medical experts have expressed concerns about the use of ingestible technology, also known as digital pills, used by doctors to remotely monitor patients’ […]
January 31, 2019

Vitamin D Could Lower Risk Of Developing Diabetes

NEWS A new study suggests that vitamin D may promote greater insulin sensitivity, thus lowering glucose levels and the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. COMMENT […]
January 30, 2019

Taking Vitamin C Prior To Workout May Have Recovery Benefits, Study Suggests

NEWS Women who took 1000mg of vitamin C before performing 30 minutes of moderate-intensity cycling exhibited increased antioxidant capacity post-exercise. COMMENT Research shows that micronutrients play […]
January 29, 2019

Big Pharma Said To Have Spent Record Amount On U.S. Lobbying Activities In 2018

NEWS The pharmaceutical industry’s lobbying group in the United States spent a total of around $27.5 million on its activities in 2018, federal filings show. COMMENT […]