Author: momo

How to lower the risk of Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease

Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease (EOAD) is a relatively rare form of Alzheimer’s disease affecting people under 65. It accounts for approximately 5-10% of all Alzheimer’s cases. The majority of Alzheimer’s patients...

Starfruit is not for everyone

Starfruit, also known as carambola, is a tropical fruit native to Southeast Asia. When cut crosswise, it is a small, yellow or green fruit with a distinctive star shape. The...

Beware of the Asian Tiger Mosquito

Today’s newspaper mentions a type of mosquito which might become rampant within the next decade. Commonly known as the Asian tiger mosquito, it carries a virus that causes dengue fever,...

Why is tomato juice always salty?

Tomato juice often contains added salt as a flavour enhancer. Salt helps to balance and bring out the natural sweetness of the tomatoes, making the juice more palatable to many...