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  • Lingering effects of Neanderthal DNA found in modern humans
    am 8. Juni 2023 um 23:56

    Recent scientific discoveries have shown that Neanderthal genes comprise some 1 to 4% of the genome of present-day humans whose ancestors migrated out of Africa, but the question remained open on how much those genes are still actively influencing human traits -- until now.

  • Taurine may be a key to longer and healthier life
    am 8. Juni 2023 um 23:56

    A study finds that deficiency of taurine, a molecule produced in our bodies, drives aging, and taurine supplements can improve health and increase lifespan in animals.

  • The IL-17 protein plays a key role in skin aging
    am 8. Juni 2023 um 16:10

    A team of scientists has discovered that IL-17 protein plays a central role in skin aging. The study highlights an IL-17-mediated ageing process to an inflammatory state.

  • Sabotage and collusion could be derailing your weight loss journey, finds study
    am 8. Juni 2023 um 16:10

    Family and loved ones may be conspiring to sabotage your weight loss journey, according to a new study. The study is part of a growing body of evidence which suggests that not all social support results in positive health outcomes.

  • Diet tracking: How much is enough to lose weight?
    am 8. Juni 2023 um 16:09

    Keeping track of everything you eat and drink in a day is a tedious task that is tough to keep up with over time. Unfortunately, dutiful tracking is a vital component for successful weight loss, however, a new study finds that perfect tracking is not needed to achieve significant weight loss.