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CABI scientists have joined an international team of experts who suggest that the large-scale management of a range of some invasive plants could hold the key to reducing the spread of deadly malaria.Dr Arne Witt and Dr Sean Murphy worked with...

When you bump into something with enough force, the blood vessels underneath your skin can break, causing blood to leak out of them. That results in the purplish-blue mark you see on your skin.But sometimes...

This is one of the oldest and most popular herbs that is grown around the world. Not only is it refreshing, but mint has a number of many medicinal uses, owing to the reason for it being an ingredient in so many...

Persons who have diabetes are being warned to control their blood sugar to reduce the risk of getting diabetic retinopathy (DR).DR is an eye condition that affects blood vessels in the retina, which is the structure that lines the back of the eye....

She wasn't always a fitness fanatic. In fact, prior to 2009, Geneadel Penglas had only ever competed in one 5K event - the Sagicor SIGMA Corporate Run. Her goal, however, was not to win or even place, but to have her first experience of the event....

Men who exercise regularly and maintain a healthy diet are less likely to develop erectile dysfunction than couch potatoes. Exercise revs up your blood circulation by keeping your cardiovascular system hearty and happy. A...

Injectable fillers, particularly those containing hyaluronic acid, continue to grow in popularity worldwide as a safe, non-surgical, natural-looking method of reducing the signs of skin ageing.Hyaluronic acid is a substance that is present naturally...

The Ministry of Health is encouraging persons in vulnerable groups, such as the elderly, children, and pregnant women, to get the influenza vaccine.Principal medical officer and national epidemiologist in the ministry, Dr Karen Webster-Kerr, said...

The most common reason for exercising is putting on muscle or 'toning' up. There are a few things to know, however, if you are to avoid the common routine of working out then killing your gains.Before you hit the weights, here are a few ways you can...

A study at the University of California in Berkeley, United States, found that women become aroused when exposed to a chemical called 4.16-androstadien-3-one (AND). The good news? AND occurs naturally in men's...
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