Category: Health & Fitness

Heart failure risk could be reversed with exercise program

If they start in time, middle-aged people could reduce or reverse their risk of heart failure from years of sedentary living with a 2-year program including high- and moderate-intensity aerobic exercise. This was the conclusion of a recent study, led by researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas and published in the journal Circulation, that revealed that…

Food analysis firms team up to boost transparency in food supply

Two American companies have announced a partnership aimed at using new techniques and analytical chemistry expertise to uncover nutritional value in food. PerkinElmer, a company that produces analytical tools for food testing, has entered into a collaboration with TeakOrigin to create new systems to detect food authenticity and quality. Based on the findings of their research, PerkinElmer and TeakOrigin…