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Ketogenic diet helps tame flu virus

A high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet like the Keto regimen has its fans, but influenza apparently isn't one of them. Mice fed a ketogenic diet were better able to combat the flu virus than mice fed food high in carbohydrates, according to…

Seeing past the stigma

A review of the lesser known sides of the plant genus ErythroxylumCredit: J. D'Auria / IPK Since the Western world came across the South American plant genus Erythroxylum, the use of this multifaceted genus has been associated…