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Could your gut bacteria help you lose belly fat?

21st July 2021 - by Paz García A key molecule produced by gut bacteria is linked to less belly fat, according to the latest TwinsUK research.  The team found...

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01st Jun, 2021

New project announced to tackle chronic pain

1st June 2021 Health Data Research UK, the Medical Research Council and Versus Arthritis have announced a new project to advance essential research into chronic pain.   The...

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