Health

Grasshoppers, silkworms, giant cicadas are a good source of antioxidants — if you eat them

This post was originally published on this siteInsect-based dinner might not sound very enticing but new research shows it’s definitely packed full of antioxidants. Grasshopper.

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Wearing a hearing aid may delay the onset of dementia by slowing brain ageing by eight years

This post was originally published on this siteWearing a hearing aid may delay the onset of dementia by slowing brain ageing by eight years, scientists believe. In recent years, several studies

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Scientists close in on blood test for Alzheimer’s

This post was originally published on this siteLOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal — a blood test to screen people for possible signs of

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Cutting just 300 calories per day from your diet can help reduce the risk of diabetes and heart disease

This post was originally published on this siteCutting out the calorie equivalent of a bagel, slice of pizza, side of fries or six Oreo cookies a day can payoff for your heart health and your

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Virginia woman dies after allergic reaction to bug bite, family says

This post was originally published on this siteThe Viriginia woman who swatted a fly off her 77-year-old friend’s shoulder just moments before she collapsed and later died said she’s

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Ebola Just ‘A Plane Ride Away’

This post was originally published on this siteEbola is once again ravaging the vulnerable and less privileged parts of the world. The most recent outbreak of the virus was declared on August 1,

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Edible insects could offer more antioxidants than orange juice

This post was originally published on this siteIt may sound like the nightmare stuff of a Bush Tucker Trial, but swapping your morning glass of OJ for a handful of critters has a substantial

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Ebola Outbreak Reaches Major City in Congo, Renewing Calls for Emergency Order

This post was originally published on this siteThe year-old Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reached the city of Goma, which has a population of nearly 2 million, an

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A legal framework for vector-borne diseases and land use

This post was originally published on this siteVector-borne diseases cause more than 700,000 deaths and affect hundreds of millions of people per year. These illnesses—caused by parasites,

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Hearing aids could help to fight dementia

This post was originally published on this siteWearing a hearing aid in later life could slow the aging of the brain and defend against dementia, research has suggested. A study found that people

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