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New Gene Variations for Type 2 Diabetes Found

THURSDAY, May 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) — It has long been known that lifestyle affects a person’s risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Now, researchers report that they have identified rare variants of four genes that may also play a part. For the study, an international team of scientists analyzed protein-coding genes from nearly 21,000… Read More »

High blood pressure: Add THIS type of mushroom to your diet to lower blood pressure

High blood pressure, otherwise known as hypertension, affects more than a quarter of adults in the UK. The condition can lead to serious health complications if left untreated, increasing the risk of having heart attacks and strokes. If your blood pressure is too high, it’s vital to lower it in order to prevent complications from… Read More »