Pokémon no-go: game’s exercise effects short-lived in most players

“Pokémon GO doesn’t help people to stay fit and healthy,” the Mail Online reports. A survey of US players of the popular augmented reality game found the average player’s daily step rate fell back to pre-game levels after six weeks. Pokémon GO is an app which encourages players to explore real-world destinations while “catching” Pokémon…

Avoid Medicine Scams

Don’t fall for scams when using your Tech. Every year hundreds of thousands of consumers buy scam miracle cures for conditions such as weight loss, baldness and impotence. Many of these products are advertised online or via spam emails. They are often a waste of money, and they can also be dangerous. That’s why you should never…

Cancer Research UK find Key to Drug Resistant Bowel Cancer

Blocking a molecule could bypass bowel cancer’s defense against the drug cetuximab, according to new research presented at the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference in Liverpool.   “Understanding the mechanisms that bowel cancer cells use to evade treatment with cetuximab will help us find ways to delay or prevent it recurring. This will help more…