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Hemingway’s favourite Cuban bar turns 195


July 7th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, July 7 (IANS/EFE) Iconic Cuban fish restaurant and cocktail bar El Floridita, famed for its daiquiris and known as Ernest Hemingway's favourite hangout in Havana, marked its 195th ... Read more...

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Eating foods rich in vitamin E ‘lowers dementia risk’


July 13th, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Consuming more vitamin E through the diet is linked to a lower risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.Oxidative stress-damage to the cells from ... Read more...

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Heart patients using herbal remedies may be at risk


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 3 (IANS) Many of today's popular herbal supplements, including St. John's wort, ginkgo biloba, garlic and even grapefruit juice can pose serious risks to people who are taking medications for ... Read more...

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Herbal remedies ‘adversely affect heart patients taking meds’


February 2nd, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Herbal supplements such as St. John's wort, gingko biloba, garlic and even grapefruit juice may adversely affect people taking medications for heart disease.The use of these products is ... Read more...

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Expert claims modern ’superdiets’ just based on myths


November 23rd, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): A leading professor has claimed that 'superdiets' like drinking large amounts of grapefruit juice or eating only raw fruit and vegetables are based on just food myths.Professor ... Read more...

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Grapefruit juice boosts drug’s anti-cancer effects


April 21st, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) A glass of grapefruit juice, combined with rapamycin, boosts the drug's anti-cancer effects and enhances its potency in lower doses, according to a clinical study. For decades, pharmacists ... Read more...

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Grapefruit juice boosts anti-cancer drug’s effects


April 21st, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): Grapefruit juice boosts the anti-cancer effects of the drug rapamycin, a new study has found.In a small, early clinical trial, researchers at the University of Chicago Medical Center ... Read more...

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Fruit juices harmful for patients taking drugs


August 21st, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 21 (IANS) Drinking juices while taking prescription drugs is not advisable for patients, according to a Canadian study.The study, which was carried out by David Bailey of the University of ... Read more...

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