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A survey among British senior citizens aged 60 and above shows that those who have free bus passes walked and used other forms of active travel more frequently than other older individuals. This was revealed by researchers led by Sophie Coronini-Cronberg, MSc, of Imperial College London, using data from the 2005-2008 National Travel Survey. A National Bus Pass was introduced in England for senior citizens in 2006, initially giving them limited access, but was expanded in 2008 to include all local buses. The data showed that from 2005 to 2008, the number of older citizens with free bus passes increased […]

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Researchers at the University of Illinois evaluated the bioactive compounds found in wines made from blueberries and blackberries and found that these tasty beverages contain compounds that can help people with diabetes. Graduate student Michelle Johnson analyzed the nutritional value of 19 Illinois wines containing a blueberry-blackberry blend and discovered that these contain bioactive compounds that inhibit enzymes responsible for carbohydrate degradation and absorption. Elvira de Mejia, co-author and a professor of food chemistry and food toxicology, states that the scientists compared the effects of the active compound in inhibiting the enzymes with those of an anti-diabetes drug (Acarbose), and […]

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