New App Promises Help Conceiving A Girl

New Mobile App Promises Help Conceiving A Girl

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 17:06

A new smartphone app promises prospective parents help in conceiving a girl — based on research finding dietary choices influential in the body's reproductive sex-selection process.

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What To Expect After Undergoing Weight Loss Surgery

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:53

Weight loss surgery is a liberating experience for many, but there are a few negative side effects to consider beforehand.

Adolescents Most Manly Or Girly Take Greater Carcinogenic Risks

Jocks And Cheerleaders More Prone To Cancer-Causing Activities

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:55

A new study from the Harvard School of Public Health shows that boys and girls who conform most to "gender norms" also are most likely to engage in behaviors putting them at risk for cancer, such as smoking cigars or using tanning salons.

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FDA Signs Off On New Diabetes Drug Tanzeum

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:58

Tanzeum, a GLP-1 receptor agonist, could help reduce symptoms for the millions of Americans living with type 2 diabetes.

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Why Do So Many Pro Wrestlers Die Of A Heart Attack?

By | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:39

Pro wrestling claims to be the strongest and toughest entertainment out there, even though it employs some of the weakest men in sport.

Reduced Salt Diet Lowers Stroke, Heart Disease Deaths

Lower Salt Intake Could Cut Stroke And Heart Disease By 40%

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:30

A new study from the United Kingdom suggests that an overall 15 percent drop in dietary salt consumption might be responsible for a 42 percent drop in deaths from stroke and coronary heart disease.

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Pediatric Medical Devices Are Being Tested On Adults Instead Of Children

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 17:53

Out of 25 pediatric medical devices, only three were approved by the FDA for patients under the age of 18.

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Blood Thinner Blamed For Hundreds Of Injuries, Deaths In Lawsuit

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 17:07

A New Jersey woman is suing Janssen Research & Development over the blood thinning drug Xarelto, which she says killed her aunt.

Notorious Skincare Specialist Dr. Zizmor Ravaged By Time

TV Dermatologist Dr. Zizmor Doesn't Have The Greatest Skin After 25-Year Battle With Aging [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 16:46

The world's best dermatologist — Dr. Zizmor of vintage advertising fame — has been ravaged by time.

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Pharmacists Are Better Than Nurses At Managing Stroke Recovery

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 15:42

Pharmacists may be better at managing a stroke patient's recovery compared to a nurse, as researchers found participants cared for by pharmacists improved by 43 percent during a trial.

Women Able To Modify Voices To Appear Sexier

Sexy Voices Come Easier To Women

By | Sun, 04/13/2014 - 15:51

Around the world, the low and sultry voice of a woman suggests physical attractiveness. New research shows that women are able to manipulate that trait.

Kitchen Cutting Boards Often Contaminated With Dangerous Bacteria

Drug-Resistant Germs Found On Kitchen Cutting Boards

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 19:06

As many as 3.5 percent of household cutting boards are contaminated with dangerous bacteria, the result of exposure to raw poultry.

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Facebook May Cause Women To Develop Eating Disorders

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 18:43

Women who spent more time on Facebook looking at friends' photos were more likely to have problems with their own body image as they compared their friends' bodies to their own. Researchers are now saying this puts them at risk for eating disorders.

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Vine Video Shows Toddler Smoking Marijuana [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 16:48

A Vine user uploaded a video showing a child smoking marijuana to the chagrin of Internet users, who are now demanding the parents be jailed.

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Gummy Bear Sex Sends Couple To ER [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 16:07

A Tennessee woman thought it would be sexy to let her boyfriend melt a giant gummy bear on her chest during sex, but instead it led to a trip to the ER.

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