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Treat Your Heart to Garlic This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is nearly here – and though garlic may not be the first thing that comes to mind when it comes to romance (or fresh breath!), when it comes to affairs of the heart, garlic is definitely your friend. Garlic produces a chemical called allicin – and as well as having anti fungal and cancer […]

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People are looking for ways to take away the side-effects of statins

We’re likely to see more statins in the future, since a new study from Oxford University found that the drugs can reduce the chances of a heart attack or stroke even in people at very low risk. The researchers recommend blanket prescriptions as a way of saving the NHS money. People on medication are looking […]

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