The IPM Blog

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Does Coffee Extend Lifespan?

Does Coffee Extend Lifespan?

In a very large study involving over 400,000 men and women over 13 years, those who drank more coffee were found to live longer. (NEJM May 17, 2012, pp.1891-1904) Subjects...

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Fructose and Gout

Fructose and Gout

The incidence of gout, a painful affliction of the joints, has increased in both men and women in the last 40 years.  This coincides with the increased consumption of...

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The Protective Effects of Cranberry

The Protective Effects of Cranberry

Cranberry juice could offer protection from serious ‘staph infections’ like toxic shock syndrome and MRSA, according to researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. The...

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