New Study: Middle Age Fitness Improves Quality of Life in Old Age

New Study: Middle Age Fitness Improves Quality of Life in Old Age

Other than kids being told by parents (and a lot of other people) to think about ‘what they want to be when they grow up,’ how much thought do most people give to the full span of their life? Although the average life span of people in the developed world is now approaching 80 years (78 years in the U.S.), how many people in their 30s and 40s give serious thought to the 15-35 years of their life after the nominal age of retirement at 65?

Anti-malaria Drug Quinine Heads the List of Breast Cancer Clinical Trials

Anti-malaria Drug Quinine Heads the List of Breast Cancer Clinical Trials

Researchers at George Mason University are testing the ‘repurposing’ of a quinine derivative to determine if it will be successful in causing the death of breast cancer cells. The word ‘repurposing’ came into vogue about thirty years ago, mostly about how we take old stuff intended for one use and give it a new use, like a coffee can becoming a cookie tin.

Cream for Eczema Relief May Make It Worse

Cream for Eczema Relief May Make It Worse

Cream for Eczema Relief May Make It WorseThe latest results from the University of Bath suggests that one of the most commonly prescribed creams for the treatment of eczema in the UK may actually be doing more harm than good.

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