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Skinny people owe their good fortune to lucky genes, says new DNA-focused study

Skinny people should not act as if they are “morally superior” to those struggling with their weight because the likelihood is they simply have lucky genes, a groundbreaking study by Cambridge University has found. The study, published in the journal PLOS Genetics, focused on healthy adults with a low body mass index (BMI), and revealed… Read More »

Beware of going dry in January, liver specialist warns – unless you give up booze for good

Dr Mark Wright, 49, said that getting off the booze for a month is not a ‘fix all solution’, instead giving heavy drinkers an excuse to over do it in the lead up to January. The specialist doctor labelled the month, which was started by charity Alcohol Concern six years ago, the “perfect decoy” for problem… Read More »

How the festive trimmings 'can be good for your health'

Nourishing: Brussels sprouts are full of antioxidants, according to dietician Sarah Keogh. Stock Image How the festive trimmings ‘can be good for your health’ Independent.ie Don’t feel too guilty as you tuck into your Christmas dinner – the traditional turkey and trimmings can be relatively healthy and actually contains some superfoods. https://www.independent.ie/life/christmas/christmas-food-drink/how-the-festive-trimmings-can-be-good-for-your-health-37654816.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37654537.ece/132d4/AUTOCROP/h342/Christmas%20dinner.jpg Email Don’t… Read More »