Category: Science

When Liver Immune Cells Turn Bad

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A high-fat diet and obesity turn “hero” virus-fighting liver immune cells “rogue”, leading to insulin resistance, a condition that often results in type 2 diabetes, according to research published today in Science Immunology.

Trans Fat Bans Lessen Health Risks: Study

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – People living in areas that restrict trans fats in foods had fewer hospitalizations for heart attack and stroke compared to residents in areas without restrictions, according to a new study conducted by researchers at the University of Chicago Medicine and Yale School of Medicine.