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Eating plenty of omega-6 fatty acids—found in nuts, seeds and vegetable oils—helps prevent premature death and protects against heart disease, a new study has found.
Despite the claims of the manufacturers, popular toothpaste brands don't prevent dental erosion or counteract teeth sensitivity.
Health campaigners have uncovered the full extent of Coca-Cola's dirty tricks campaign to deflect concerns about its products contributing to the obesity epidemic.
People who are treated in hospital for a heart attack are more likely to survive if the top cardiologists are away.
Drug regulators are doing deals with journalists to control the way medical news is being reported.
As WDDTY has been pointing out for years, cholesterol becomes more important as we age—and a new study underlines the point by noting that elderly people who have high cholesterol levels are also the least likely to suffer from dementia and mental decline.