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  Life   Health  24 Oct 2017

Life, Health, 24 Oct 2017

'Daydreaming' brain network helps us perform routine tasks

Scientists showed that daydreaming may be essential to helping us perform tasks on autopilot.

24 Oct 2017 2:03 PM

Sufficient vitamin D levels in childhood may cut diabetes risk

The study is the first to show that higher childhood vitamin D levels are significantly associated with a decreased risk of IA.

24 Oct 2017 1:55 PM

'Selfish brain' wins over muscle power: study

A well-fuelled brain may have offered us better survival odds than well-fuelled muscles when facing an environmental challenge.

24 Oct 2017 1:42 PM

Depression remains linked to higher risk of early deaths

Mental illness has also been linked with poorer diet, lack of exercise, smoking and alcohol consumption.

24 Oct 2017 8:45 AM

Genetic test could recognise signs of secondary breast cancer early

Secondary cancer, known as metastasis, is most common cause of death in breast cancer patients as there are few effective treatments.

24 Oct 2017 8:20 AM


Exercise the right to diet!

Fitness objectives are those lofty ideas that require a balanced fitness regime, say experts.

24 Oct 2017 5:42 AM