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Genetically Diverse Parents Have Taller and Smarter Kids

A global gene study shows that children of genetically diverse parents are on average taller and smarter. Continue reading

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Facing the Truth of Growing Old

Let’s face it: most of us are afraid of growing old. But how to age gracefully? What is age management and how does it differ from anti-ageing treatments? Continue reading

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Health in 2032: Many Elderly People, But No Retirement

What will health and medicine be like in 2032? University of Tartu professors discuss healthcare, new medical technologies, advances in genetics, and more. Continue reading

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Anti-Ageing Lifestyle Keeps You Young for Longer

Find out how and why your lifestyle choices can prevent premature ageing and increase your mental and physical well-being. Continue reading

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Is Any Kind of Physical Activity Good for Your Health?

Studies shows that mental health problems are less frequent among people whose everyday work tends to be rather non-physical, as long as they work out in their leisure time. Those whose workdays are full of physical load are more likely to suffer from symptoms of depression. Continue reading

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Estonian Wine Against Alzheimer’s

After the “French Paradox” was formulated, red wine made of grapes has been considered to be a kind of remedy. Priit Pedastsaar writes about how Estonian wine could be even healthier and become the next functional food. Continue reading

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How Healthy Is a Man? A Woman Can Detect It in 8 Seconds

Indrikis Krams, a visiting professor at the University of Tartu took pictures of 74 young Latvian men, evaluated their physique and came to a conclusion that women see men with stronger immune system as more attractive. Continue reading

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