28 February 2011
Endurance exercise thwarts premature ageing
Researchers have found that endurance exercise may offer protection against premature ageing, this in a study of mice genetically engineered to age faster than normal.
Endurance exercise may be "the fountain of youth"- or so a new study of mice suggests.
The study was published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
No substitute for exercise
E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places.
A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.