UFS' pharmacology department looks into high levels of inulin in Witlof root

Director of pharmacology at the University of the Free State, Dr Motlalepula Matsabisa, believes that the rich supply of inulin in the Witlof root may play an effective role in managing diabetes. The UFS is currently also testing inulin's effects on cancer cells as it is thought to have a slowing...

31 Jul 2017

Moderate coffee drinking prevents Type 2 diabetes, cancer

A new report has revealed that studies have linked moderate coffee drinking, three or four cups a day, with a reduction in the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, basal cell carcinoma (the most common skin cancer), prostate cancer, oral cancer and breast cancer recurrence. Source: The Times via...

11 Jun 2013

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