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Jul 03, 2008
Scientists discovered that watermelon has an effect similar to well-known drug Viagra. The positive effect is attributed to an ingredient citrulline found in watermelons.

Just like Viagra, citruline in watermelon activates the production of a compound that helps to relax blood vessels. The compound, found in the flesh and the rind of the juicy fruit turns into arginine when it reacts with enzymes of the body. Arginine is a natural amino acid that reduces risk of heart disease, decreases blood pressure, and improves circulatory and immune function.

Dec 01, 2009
Knowing when you are ovulating is very important if you are trying to get pregnant. Nowadays women can use a great range of ovulation detectors and predictors to know when they are most fertile. There are also many ways to get to know your fertile window using body signs of ovulation.

Jan 14, 2009
Many couples trying to conceive ask if any particular food can help in conceiving a boy or a girl. According to the recent British study by the Universities of Exeter and Oxford, woman's preferences in diet can influence the sex of a baby. The key findings of the study included:
  1. 1. High-calorie diet contributes to conception of boys. It was found that women who had boys had an average calorie intake of 2,413 daily. In comparison, women who had girls had 2,283 calories intake on average. Around 56 % of women who had high-energy diet in preconception period had boys.

Jan 19, 2009
When cold and flu season begins, one of the most common concerns that arise for many people is what to eat during illnesses. In most cases, you will probably notice a total loss of appetite. This might be explained by the fact that your body needs a lot of energy to fight off the virus. In fact, there is no need to force yourself into eating much during common cold, but this doesn't mean you should stop eating at all.

Mar 12, 2009
While antidepressants are supposed to make you feel happier, they often are the most frequent cause of low sex drive for men and women.

Nov 11, 2010
Can having sex in certain sex position improve your chances for conception? Many couples try to do their best to get pregnant and ensure that all the conditions are right.

Jun 03, 2009
Women, having unpleasant armpit odor and wet and viscous earwax, may need to check themselves for breast cancer, a new study suggests.
Japanese scientists found that breast cancer gene causes such symptoms as excessive armpit odor and wet and sticky earwax.

Apr 08, 2009
An innovative spray helped men with premature ejaculation last six times longer, a new study says.

The study tested the effectiveness of the PSD502 spray, developed to prolong sexual intercourse for men diagnosed with premature ejaculation. The PSD502 spray contains two drugs lidocaine and prilocaine and is applied locally five minutes before the intercourse.

Jul 13, 2009
While many parents-to-be claim that the most important thing is to give birth to a healthy child, most of us still secretly give preference to a boy or a girl. Is it possible to select the gender of your baby and what are the chances of having a boy or a girl?

Sep 12, 2012
As the flu seasons approaches, our fears of getting swine flu or whooping cough increase. One way to protect you and your family from the respiratory infections is to get flu shots regularly, while another is to use special oral antiseptic.

Clinical trials of new Halo Oral Antiseptic spray have shown that it kills 99,9 percent of viruses, causing flu and colds.

Dec 19, 2008
Couples often ask if there are some lovemaking secrets to successful conception. Surely, the conception should be not only well-planned but also quite pleasant for both partners. How to improve your sex life to get pregnant as soon as possible?

Apr 21, 2009
If you were diagnosed with herpes, you might know that this viral infection is not curable, and recurrent, which means that the symptoms of genital herpes go away and reappear after a while.
Strong immune system plays an important role in how your body manages with herpes virus. Healthy lifestyle, including regular exercises or other activities as well as proper nutrition is also essential in controlling herpes virus and reducing the number of herpes outbreaks.

Jun 30, 2009
Many people become quite creative when it comes to birth control methods. Over the centuries people used various substances to prevent pregnancy, including crocodile dung, beaver balls, honey, plants and seeds. Despite the fact that nowadays there are a great number of effective birth control methods, some people still rely on home-made contraceptives to avoid unwanted pregnancy and STD's. What are the most common "natural" birth control methods that should be avoided?

Jan 20, 2010
A new device for IVF procedure that imitates embryo motions in the body will considerably improve success rates of fertility treatment, study says.

Researchers from University of Michigan came up with the novel way to help couples struggling with infertility.

Jan 30, 2009
One of the most important things for getting pregnant is timing the most fertile time of woman's cycle. The day of ovulation is ideal for having sex in order to conceive. But it doesn't mean that you should only have intercourse on the day of ovulation in order to conceive. There are several factors that increase your chances to conceive:

Nov 02, 2009
In recent years the demand for cosmetic vaginal surgery has increased dramatically.

According to the International Vagina Dialogue Survey, commissioned by Organon, manufacturer of the NuvaRing, many women feel insecure about their vagina.

Aug 05, 2009
Scientists claim that having sex without condom can actually be good for man's and woman's mental health.

A study conducted by Professor Stuart Brody, of the West of Scotland University, Paisley and his team revealed that sexual relationships without condom use were linked to better mental health for both partners.

Feb 01, 2010
The largest manufacturers of the clothing now work on the development of innovative and intelligent fabrics, nanofabrics and wearable technology. These smart clothes look like ordinary clothes, but use the latest technology innovations to help you deal with various health conditions and prevent diseases.

Jul 16, 2012
Find yourself in a situation, when you need to brush your teeth and there is no toothbrush and toothpaste available? Now you can use Rolly - small rubber disc with hundreds of miniature bristles that you can chew to clean your mouth.

The innovative product contains fluoride and xylitol that strengthen tooth enamel, removes plaque and fight demineralization of your teeth.

Jun 01, 2009
Clearblue Digital Pregnancy Test with Conception Indicator is an innovative home pregnancy test that was designed not only to tell if you are pregnant but also indicate when conception occurred.