Toxin in your oat breakfast?

Often touted for boosting cardiac health, oat-based breakfast cereals have now come under the scanner as researchers have detected in them potentially dangerous mould contamination.

Hookah smokers breathe in higher quantities of heavy metals than believed

According to a new study, when smoking hookah, only a minimal amount of heavy metals are removed in the "filtration" process, suggesting that shisha pipes are not as toxin-free as previously believed.

Indian-origin daughter jailed for 3 years over poison plot

An Indian-origin graphic designer acquitted by a UK court of trying to poison her mother in a Breaking Bad-inspired plot has been jailed for three years for acquiring deadly toxin abrin.

OPCW document: Syria had ricin program

Syrian authorities have declared that they once had a program to produce the deadly toxin ricin, according to an official document of the global chemical weapons watchdog.

Italy cruise ship toxins threaten wildlife: Activists

It`s nursing season in Europe`s biggest marine sanctuary and schools of whales have brought their young to Italian shores - but environmentalists warn they are at risk from toxins leaked by the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship.

WHO had asked India to ban toxin that killed children

The pesticide that killed 23 schoolchildren last week is a nerve poison banned by many countries because of what the World Health Organisation (WHO) describes as its "high acute toxicity".

China hit by yet another milk scandal

A cancer-causing toxin was found in milk produced by a leading company.

Vegetarian diet good for kidneys

Sticking to a vegetarian diet can help kidney disease patients avoid accumulating toxic levels of phosphorous in their bodies.

Vegetarian diet good for kidneys

Sticking to a vegetarian diet can help kidney disease patients avoid accumulating toxic levels of phosphorous in their bodies.

Toxin found in sardines that clogged US marina

High levels of domoic acid were found in sardines, which may have distressed them off LA coast.

Immune system`s response to toxins can makes us ill

Super-antigens can trigger a spate of illnesses in humans due to their immune system`s strong response to bacteria.

Immune system`s response to toxins can makes us ill

Super-antigens can trigger a spate of illnesses in humans due to their immune system`s strong response to bacteria.