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High cholesterol levels after Christmas

Large quantities of rich Christmas food appear to boost Danes’ cholesterol levels. Right after the Christmas break, levels are 20% higher than in the summer. So says a new study carried out by researchers from the Department of Clinical Biochemistry at Copenhagen University Hospital and the Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen. All that… Read More »

Stomach bloating: Avoid this popular Christmas vegetable to prevent bloated stomach pain

Stomach bloating affects most people at some point in their lives, leaving the tummy feeling gassy and uncomfortable. It’s usually caused by difficulty digesting certain foods, leading to trapped wind. For some, a bloated stomach only happens once in a while, after a big weekend for example. But for others it is a more common… Read More »