April 11, 2018

The Anticancer Effects of Polyphenols: Part 1

Phytonutrients are natural components of plants with important functions such as protecting plants from insects, diseases, draught, ultraviolet rays, and pollutants. The best known phytonutrients are […]
April 10, 2018

Experts warn Lyme disease risk is high with warmer weather

NEWS It’s not just people who enjoy warmer weather, insects such as ticks also like to come out in the heat. If bitten by a tick, […]
April 9, 2018

US senators question cancer drug’s 1,400% price rise

NEWS A bipartisan group of US senators has asked the head of a pharmaceutical company why the cost of a 40-year-old cancer drug has risen 1,400 […]
April 5, 2018

Study links lutein levels to higher IQ

NEWS Superior macula pigment optical density (MPOD) – a measure of lutein levels in the eye and brain – is associated with higher IQ levels, says […]
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