Vitamin B3 may prevent miscarriages and birth defects, study suggests

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Study finds taking niacin might help prevent miscarriages Taking Vitamin B3 could prevent miscarriages and birth defects, a study on mice suggests. Researchers from the Victor Chang Institute in Sydney called it “a double breakthrough”, as they found both a cause and a preventative solution. With 7.9 million babies […]

First hints Parkinson’s can be stopped

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Image copyright Getty Images It may be possible to stop the progression of Parkinson’s disease with a drug normally used in type 2 diabetes, a clinical trial suggests. Current drugs help manage the symptoms, but do not prevent brain cells dying. The trial on 62 patients, published in the Lancet, hints the medicine halted the […]

First hints Parkinson’s can be stopped

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Image copyright Getty Images It may be possible to stop the progression of Parkinson’s disease with a drug normally used in type 2 diabetes, a clinical trial suggests. Current drugs help manage the symptoms, but do not prevent brain cells dying. The trial on 62 patients, published in the Lancet, hints the medicine halted the […]