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Global food crisis ‘will kill millions’ by disease, health executive warns

Global food crisis ‘will kill millions’ by disease, health executive warns

Issued on: 23/06/2022 – 07:26modified: 23/06/2022 – 07:24 Yogyakarta (Indonesia) (AFP) – The global food crisis sparked by the war in Ukraine will kill millions by leaving the hungriest more vulnerable to infectious diseases, potentially triggering the world’s next health catastrophe, the head of a major aid organization has warned. A Russian naval blockade of …

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10 processed foods that are just as good for you as fresh, if not better

10 processed foods that are just as good for you as fresh, if not better

Chances are you’ve noticed your grocery bills rising over the past month or two as the impact of COVID and extreme weather push up the price of fresh foods. While the phrase “fresh is best” usually holds true, unless you are growing your own produce, or shopping at local farmers’ markets, the fresh foods you …

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Environmental Enteric Dysfunction (EED) Chip reveals effects of nutrition and genetics on disease in children — ScienceDaily

Environmental Enteric Dysfunction (EED) Chip reveals effects of nutrition and genetics on disease in children — ScienceDaily

Millions of children in low- and middle-income nations suffer from environmental enteric dysfunction (EED), a chronic inflammatory disease of the intestine that is the second leading cause of death in children under five years old. EED is a devastating condition that is associated with malnutrition, stunted growth, and poor cognitive development, permanently impacting patients’ quality …

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Switching to vegan cheese might not be wise.  It could cause diabetes, heart disease

Switching to vegan cheese might not be wise. It could cause diabetes, heart disease

for many people who go vegan, one of the hardest things to give up is cheese. Fortunately, thanks to the increasing popularity of veganism, food manufacturers have begun producing a greater variety of vegan cheeses – with some success in replicating everything people love most about cheese, including its texture and taste. However, not all …

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Research on Alzheimer’s Treatment, Diagnosis

Research on Alzheimer’s Treatment, Diagnosis

Share on PinterestExperts are hopeful about potential scientific breakthroughs in the treatment and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease. MoMo Productions/Getty Images Progress on Alzheimer’s disease has been slow and, at times, disappointing in the past decade. Scientists are still trying to figure out the exact mechanics of how Alzheimer’s progresses in the brain. Researchers are also …

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Foods To Avoid And Include In Your Diet Plan If You Have Ulcer — Guardian Life — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Foods To Avoid And Include In Your Diet Plan If You Have Ulcer — Guardian Life — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

by Chinelo Eze June 26, 2022 | 2:01 pm What is an ulcer? It is a sore in the stomach or the small intestine. The common sign is a pain in the upper part of the stomach. Ulcer usually occur when the acid in the stomach ruins the lining of the digestive tract. Due to …

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Can our mitochondria help to beat long Covid?  †  medical research

Can our mitochondria help to beat long Covid? † medical research

at Cambridge University’s MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Michal Minczuk is one of a growing number of scientists around the world aiming to find new ways of improving mitochondrial health. This line of research could help provide much-needed treatments for people with long Covid, as well as revolutionizing our understanding of everything from neurodegenerative illnesses such …

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Vaccinations for health care workers, those at risk offered

Vaccinations for health care workers, those at risk offered

An outbreak of monkeypox has grown over the last two months with more than 4,100 confirmed cases worldwide. Monkeypox cases in the US have surpassed 200 cases in 25 states including California, Florida, New York and Texas. Health officials have started vaccinations for those at risk. New York City opened a vaccine clinic last week. …

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Afghan health official warns of disease outbreak among earthquake survivors

Afghan health official warns of disease outbreak among earthquake survivors

KABUL/WOR KALI, Afghanistan, June 26 (Reuters) – Thousands affected by a deadly earthquake in eastern Afghanistan are in need of clean water and food and are at risk of disease, an Afghan health ministry official said on Sunday, days after a UN agency warned of a cholera outbreak in the region. At least 1,000 people …

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