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Fish oil vs. lard: why some fat can help or hinder your diet

Posted July 29, 2016

A diet high in saturated fat can make your brain struggle to control what you eat, says a new study. Consuming fish oil instead of lard can make a significant difference, the study shows.

Scientists warn about health of English bulldog


According to new research it could be difficult to improve the health of the English bulldog, one of the world's unhealthiest dog breeds, from within its existing gene pool.

Songbirds’ epic migrations connected to a small cluster of genes

Posted July 28, 2016

There is a genetic basis to the migratory routes flown by songbirds, scientists have found. The have now narrowed in on a relatively small cluster of genes that may govern the behavior.