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November 26, 2020

Consuming More Vitamin B3 Can Protect Skin Cells From UV Exposure & Lower Cancer Risk

Researchers in Italy say adding more niacin (vitamin B3) to your diet can protect the skin from ultraviolet (UV) exposure and reduce the risk of developing skin cancer.
November 26, 2020

Study Links Vitamin E And Carotenoids To Reduced Cognitive Decline

A diet rich in vitamin E and carotenoids, including lycopene, may reduce the speed of cognitive decline, according to a large prospective cohort study.
November 26, 2020

Multibillionaire Warren Buffett Makes Big Investment In US Pharmaceutical Firms

Berkshire Hathaway, the investment company run by multibillionaire Warren Buffet, bought shares in drug companies AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck and Pfizer between July and September, according to filings with the US regulator.
November 26, 2020

Daily Dose Of Vitamin D Supplements Lowers Risk Of Advanced Cancer

Taking a daily dose of vitamin D can lower your chance of developing advanced cancer by 17 per cent, new research suggests.
November 26, 2020

How The DuPont Chemical Company Shaped Joe Biden’s Views On Business

To see what President-elect Joe Biden thinks is wrong with the American economy today and how he would try to fix it, look to his relationship with chemical company DuPont.
November 19, 2020

WHO Chief Admits Vaccine Will Not Be Enough To Stop Pandemic

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has said that a vaccine would not by itself stop the coronavirus pandemic.
November 19, 2020

Future Doctors Need More Nutrition Education

Medical students need more support to increase their nutrition knowledge and skills before they graduate, a new study by Griffith University in Australia has found.
November 19, 2020

New Study Absurdly Claims Side Effects Of Statin Drugs Are ‘All In The Mind’

A new study claims the side effects reported by patients taking statin drugs are supposedly ‘all in the mind’.
November 19, 2020

Vitamin D And Omega-3 Supplements Help The Elderly Avoid Covid-19 Infection By Boosting Immune System

Taking regular vitamin D or omega-3 supplements boosts the immune systems of the elderly, helping them to fend off infections including Covid-19, a study has found.
November 19, 2020

Pfizer CEO Sold $5.6 Million Of Stock After His Firm Put Out Vaccine Press Release That Sent Shares Soaring

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla sold almost $5.6 million worth of stock the same day his company announced data on its experimental coronavirus vaccine that sent shares soaring.