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Food plan unlikely to beat obesity crisis, leading UK inequalities expert warns |  health policy

Food plan unlikely to beat obesity crisis, leading UK inequalities expert warns | health policy

The focus on personal responsibility rather than official action in the government’s national food strategy is unlikely to tackle the UK’s obesity crisis, a leading authority on public health has said. Sir Michael Marmot, who has led pioneering research into health disparities, said the approach was not supported by evidence, and that he was disappointed …

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These foods help treat rheumatic diseases, arthritis and infertility.

These foods help treat rheumatic diseases, arthritis and infertility.

Homepage Adviser health creature: 06/13/2022, 2:21 pm to: Caroline Schaefer split, rip Unhealthy eating habits can lead to chronic inflammation. Anti-inflammatory foods can help: Here’s how. Frankfurt – be it rheumatic diseases, arthritis, diabetes, arthritis, multiple sclerosis or neurodermatitis – no matter how different the diseases are, they are often based on inflammatory reactions in …

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“We often eat only once a day at our house.”  Food distributions help the people of South Kivu.  – Democratic Republic of the Congo

“We often eat only once a day at our house.” Food distributions help the people of South Kivu. – Democratic Republic of the Congo

Rising food prices and high unemployment are causing concern in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Food insecurity and fears of malnutrition plague the people, especially in areas of conflict, where people cannot access markets and farmland. Distribution of food (food voucher) in the health areas of Shabunda and Lulingu, Nyalubwe, Lugungu, Muntutugu and Katshungu in …

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Ionis treatment for Angelman syndrome receives orphan drug and rare pediatric disease designations from US FDA

Ionis treatment for Angelman syndrome receives orphan drug and rare pediatric disease designations from US FDA

CARLSBAD, Calif.† June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: IONS), the leader in RNA-targeted therapeutics, announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted orphan drug designation and rare pediatric disease designation to ION582, an investigational antisense medicine for the treatment of Angelman syndrome, a rare neurogenetic disorder caused by …

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5 Tiny Habits of Incredibly Healthy People, Expert Says — Eat This Not That

5 Tiny Habits of Incredibly Healthy People, Expert Says — Eat This Not That

Here’s the biggest lesson I’ve learned from over a decade in the fitness industry: A healthy life doesn’t require a six-minute mile, six-pack abs, or superfood salad for every single meal. The more complicated and difficult we make “health,” the harder it becomes to be healthy. That’s why I’m stripping away all the superfluties below …

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‘Forever chemicals’ linked to hypertension in middle-aged women

‘Forever chemicals’ linked to hypertension in middle-aged women

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Middle-aged women with higher blood concentrations of common synthetic chemicals called per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), also called “forever chemicals” and found in water, soil, air and food, were at greater risk of developing high blood pressure, compared to their peers who had lower levels of these substances, according to new …

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Diadem Partners with Dementias Platform UK to Advance Diagnosis and Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

Diadem Partners with Dementias Platform UK to Advance Diagnosis and Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

— Joins Public Private Partnership Building Integrated, Collaborative Initiatives to Better Understand, Diagnose and Treat Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias† — Diadem’s Blood-based Prognostic Test Identifies with High Accuracy Whether Individuals with Mild Cognitive Symptoms Will Progress to Alzheimer’s Disease Up to Six Years Before Diagnosis— MILAN† June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Diadem SpA, a …

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Avoiding high fructose consumption can help prevent the development of NAFLD

Avoiding high fructose consumption can help prevent the development of NAFLD

High fructose consumption should be avoided to prevent the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), according to research being presented Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga. Fructose is a natural sugar present in fruits, fruit juices, certain vegetables and honey. In these forms, fructose sugars can …

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Aid workers brace for disease outbreaks in battle-weary Ukraine

Aid workers brace for disease outbreaks in battle-weary Ukraine

An Amnesty International report released on Monday accused Russia of committing war crimes in Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second-largest city, in repeated and indiscriminate attacks on civilian neighbourhoods. Amnesty detailed the use of cluster bombs against civilians, documenting a litany of attacks including on a playground and on hundreds of people queuing for humanitarian aid. Loading Prince, …

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