The benefits of the Mediterranean diet pass on to the families of patients who follow it

People living with a patient undergoing an intensive weight loss treatment also benefit from this therapy. This has been demonstrated by a team of researchers from the Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute (IMIM-Hospital del Mar) along with doctors from Hospital del Mar and the CIBER on the Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBERObn), in […]

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Marvel congratulates James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ for retaking top box office spot from ‘Avengers: Endgame

Marvel Studio’s ‘Avengers: End Game’ dethrones James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ as the highest-grossing film of all time. Disney’s live-action remake of The Lion King breaks its own record; becoming the highest opening weekend for a July film. Gas prices are expected to rise amid the growing tensions between Iran and the U.S. and U.K. Marvel Studios […]

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Six Days in Fallujah publisher now says project is “inseparable from politics”

Previously stated it was “not a political statement either way”. Six Days in Fallujah publisher Victura has issued a new statement on its upcoming controversial shooter set during the US-led invasion of Iraq. The statement, issued via the company’s Twitter this afternoon, repeatedly states that “the events recreated in Six Days in Fallujah are inseparable […]

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Immune cell implicated in development of lung disease following viral infection

Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have implicated a type of immune cell in the development of chronic lung disease that sometimes is triggered following a respiratory viral infection. The evidence suggests that activation of this immune cell—a type of guardian cell called a dendritic cell—serves as an early switch that, […]

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