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The truth about supplements: do they work and should you take them?

Fish oils, multivitamins and other supplements are a huge industry, but the latest research indicates they are often of little use. Here’s what you need to know Maarten Wouters/Getty By Linda Geddes FOR some people, they are an insurance policy against a less-than-perfect diet. Others take them because they can’t – or won’t – eat… Read More »

E. coli warning – the vegetable you should AVOID after ‘life-threatening’ outbreak

The US public should avoid eating romaine lettuce, warned the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The warning came after 32 people were infected with the deadly E. coli O157 bacteria across 11 states. Thirteen patients have been hospitalised with the E. coli infection, and one developed kidney failure. The infection has been linked… Read More »