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New trial launched to combat osteoarthritis

New trial launched to combat osteoarthritis

Plans to kick-start a new study to tackle osteoarthritis in Ireland are underway. And a Cork-based clinical trials company, Atlantia, is calling on osteoarthritis sufferers to take part. Barry Skillington, Director at Atlantia Food Clinical Trials, commented on the...

Keeping it sweet helps slimming

Japan Experts have discovered that SPP, found in sweet potatoes, suppresses appetite as well as controlling lipid metabolism in mice. Japanese scientists have discovered that the leftover starchy water from cooking sweet potato might have positive slimming effects as...

Woman suffers rare allergy to water

Derbyshire, England At least 60 per cent of the human body is water, yet, bizarrely, a small percentage of people are allergic to the substance. Rachel Warwick is one such person who suffers from Aquagenic Urticaria, a painful immune system reaction upon contact with...