IBS: a cluster of gut-related diseases

Researchers from the University of Newcastle and the Hunter Medical Research Institute in New South Wales believe Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a collection of gut-related diseases, rather than one illness. “We found a particular gene that’s linked to...

Want to Double your Diabetes Risk? Drink Two Soft Drinks a Day!

Soft drinks can lead to diabetes; Drinking 2 or more soft drinks a day doubles the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a clinical study, written up in the European Journal of Endocrinology has found. The aim of the study was to investigate sweetened beverage intake...