Posts tagged as Environment

16 02, 2017

Can Air Pollution Heighten Alzheimer’s Risk?

By | February 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Can Air Pollution Heighten Alzheimer’s Risk?

Air pollution may cause more than just lung disease: New research suggests that if tiny particles in the air from power plants and cars are inhaled, they might also invade the brain, increasing the risk for dementia. Read more

7 09, 2016

Slowing Down the Progression of Type 2 Diabetes: We Need Fair, Innovative, and Disruptive Action on Environmental and Policy Levels!

By | September 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Over the past decades, we have observed an increase of prevalence of diabetes in many countries along with significant differences in prevalence trends between countries worldwide (1). In Europe and other Western countries, the prevalence rate reaches a plateau or has slowed down on the level of ∼8–10%. In Asia, a continuous rise in prevalence [...]