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Pregnant Women on High-Fat Diet Are Putting Three Generations at Risk!

According to a study done by the University of Washington, St. Louis, pregnant women whose diet is high on fat and sugar are creating adverse effects on generations yet unborn! This is highly disturbing but I am glad a study like this has been done because we see a lot of celebrities who have used …

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Different Types Of Stroke Have Different Effects On Overweight And Obese Women

According to a new research conducted, women who are obese or overweight may be more likely to have the most common kind of stroke which is called ischemic stroke but will be less likely to be a victim of a more often deadly stroke, called hemorrhagic stroke. The study was published in the September 7, …

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A Possible New Treatment For Crohn’s Disease Sufferers

Scientists may have discovered a treatment that could alleviate the debilitating symptoms of the so-called Crohn’s disease. Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease where the bowels can become blocked by connective tissue that has been scarred and thickened. This is called fibrosis. Because of this, a lot of Crohn’s disease sufferers have to have …

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The Controversial Human Embryo Testing: Why it is Important

“Primum non necere”. First do no harm. This phrase is thought be a part of the Hippocratic Oath but isn’t but yet still, it is a popular quote. The Hippocratic Oath is an oath taken by medical students before becoming full-pledged doctors. This phrase is quoted whenever the ethics code is challenged. Testing on human …

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Is Having Frequent Sex In Old Age Better For Men Or Women?

According to the first large-scale study of how sex affects heart health in later life, having sex frequently – and enjoy it – may actually lower the risk of hypertension for older women. However, good and frequent sex puts older men at a higher risk for heart attacks and other cardiovascular problems. The federally funded …

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New Scientific Evidence Of Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus

It has been confirmed that ZIKA virus can be sexually transmitted by a study by researchers from Inserm, the Paris Public Hospitals (Bichat Hospital, AP-HP), Aix-Marseille University, and the National Reference Centre for Arboviruses. The study have shown a hundred percent genetic correlation between the form of the virus in a man who contracted the …

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One Hour Brisk Walking Counters 8 Hours Sitting

Daily exercising has been recommended for to prevent health risks. It helps avoid sedentary lifestyle and keeps the body active and properly functional. Many health risks are associated with sitting for 8 hours long at stretch which is a form of sedentary living. It is highly recommended and necessary to engage in aerobic demanding activity …

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Pregnant Mom’s High-Fat Diet Affects Future Generations

In pregnancy, women are not only saddled with the responsibility to look out for their well-being alone but also that of fetus contained within them. They are solely responsible for the health of their unborn child as whatever they do or don’t tells on the baby they carry. What pregnant women consumes has been identified …

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