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Broccoli anti-ageing pill on horizon? Green vegetable 'has chemicals to keep you young'

Broccoli anti-ageing pill on horizon? Green vegetable 'has chemicals to keep you young'
Broccoli anti-ageing pill on horizon? Green vegetable ‘has chemicals to keep you young’ GETTY Broccoli has anti-ageing chemicals, according to scientists It is rich in chemicals called indoles which have been shown to keep mice, worms and flies fit as they grow old. The discovery could lead to an anti-ageing pill that helps people enjoy their twilight years in good... Read More

Cholesterol breakthrough: Statins could also fight THIS deadly disease

Cholesterol breakthrough: Statins could also fight THIS deadly disease
Cholesterol breakthrough: Statins could also fight THIS deadly disease Statins are a group of medicines known to lower LDL cholesterol – commonly known as “bad” cholesterol – in the blood. This can prevent a number of conditions, including heart disease, heart attack, and stroke. However, they could also be used to fight infectious diseases too, according to new research. A... Read More

The key to anti-ageing? This vegetable could be critical to staying young and active

The key to anti-ageing? This vegetable could be critical to staying young and active
The key to anti-ageing? This vegetable could be critical to staying young and active The vegetable is rich in chemicals called indoles, which have been found to keep mice fit as they get older. Broccoli has properties experts believe can protect against obesity, diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Professor Daniel Kalman, of Emory University in Atlanta, said: “This is a... Read More

Cholesterol warning: An excessive amount of THIS could trigger a heart attack

Cholesterol warning: An excessive amount of THIS could trigger a heart attack
Cholesterol warning: An excessive amount of THIS could trigger a heart attack Cholesterol is important for digesting foods, producing hormones, and generating vitamin D – this is known as “good” cholesterol. There’s another type, “bad” cholesterol, which is unhealthy if there is too much of it in your body, caused by eating a diet rich in saturated fat, smoking and... Read More