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McDonald’s allegedly gives hot chocolate to man with deadly dairy allergy – Fox News

A mistaken drink order could have killed a man at a  McDonald’s in England. A paramedic reportedly ordered a black coffee but was accidentally given chocolate milk. Unfortunately, the customer suffers from a severe lactose allergy. All it took was one sip of the wrong beverage for a severe reaction to begin. George Brown, a 22-year-old paramedic,… Read More »

Medical News Today: Nature vs. nurture: What fuels obesity, diabetes?

Our environment and lifestyle can affect the function of our genes without altering the genetic code. A review article summarizes research over the past decade showing how this contributes to obesity and type 2 diabetes. Does lifestyle affect how our genes behave? Nature versus nurture is a phrase with which many of us are familiar.… Read More »