Health Tip: Think You're Getting Enough Calcium?
Title: Health Tip: Think You're Getting Enough Calcium? Category: Health News Created: 11/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/14/2014 12:00:00 AM
9 Health Mistakes Women Don’t Realise They’re Making
Even if you're a fitness addict and eat well, there are a few things that could be sabotaging your good intentions
Health Excellence Awards Finalists 2014 announced
Auckland District Health Board (DHB) is pleased to announce the finalists in the five categories of its Health Excellence Awards 2014.
Excessive contact between cellular organelles disrupts metabolism in obesity
Researchers at Harvard School of Public Health have found a novel mechanism causing type 2 diabetes that could be targeted to prevent or treat the disease. The research highlights a previously unrecognized molecular pathway that contributes to the malfunction of liver cells in obesity, leading to insulin resistance and diabetes.
Coral Calcium News
CT scans of coral skeletons reveal ocean acidity increases reef erosion
For coral reefs to persist, rates of reef construction must exceed reef breakdown. Prior research has largely focused on the negative impacts of ocean acidification on reef growth, but new research demonstrates that lower ocean pH also enhances reef breakdown: a double-whammy for coral reefs in a changing climate.
Are corals plants or animals? Well, they are a bit of both. A few hundred years ago scientists used to think they were plants, because they are sessile (fixed in one place) and require photosynthesis to survive, but we now know that they are animals made of little animal organisms called polyps.
Keys to Your Health
Do you know how important it is to get
a full spectrum of minerals in your diet?