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Jul 07, 2008
It seems that men do not have much time left to have a baby as their biological clock starts ticking in their mid 30s. Scientists found that chances of successful pregnancy drops significantly if a man is over 35 years old and are much lower if he is over 40 years old.

The findings of the French study of 12,200 couples undergoing fertility treatment was presented at the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology conference. It says that paternal influence becomes even more important than earlier thought.
The researchers at the Eylau Centre for Assisted Reproduction in France studied couples having artificial insemination as a treatment for infertility between January 2002 and December 2006.

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Jan 17, 2012
Sonic technology has been already used in some health gadgets, such as Clarisonic skin system and Philips Sonicare toothbrush and now the patented technology is behind an innovative sex toy.

The Orb by Revel Body is the first sex toy device that uses this technology to develop high-performance vibration motor.

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Jan 15, 2009
People who do not get enough sleep are more susceptible to common cold, the new study revealed.
Sheldon Cohen, a leading author of the study conducted at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa., said that lack of sleep can really make difference for people's susceptibility to common cold.

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Jan 14, 2008
German scientists discovered that hops that is used in beer production had essential cancer-fighting agents. The results of the study showed that xanthohumol, found in hops contains agents that inhibit enzymes which trigger cancer. Besides, xanthohumol helps in fighting carcinogens.

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Oct 19, 2011
Body temperature is an important indicator of our health. What is normal body temperature? What part of the body gives the most accurate readings? Find out the answers to these and other questions regarding body temperature.

1.Your body is great thermoregulator


Our body has an amazing ability to keep its temperature within safe range to keep you healthy, no matter what conditions you are exposed to outside the body. When you feel hot, you start sweating, which cools you body down.

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Dec 04, 2008
When is the right time to have another baby? Many couples, who plan to have more than one child, are often concerned about it. Age gap between children is a matter of a personal choice, financial considerations and health concerns. The decision when to have your next child will also influence the relationships within your family.

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Jun 11, 2009
Condom is one of the most popular barrier birth control methods for men. It is effective against sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancy, being also convenient, when used correctly.

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Jun 08, 2009
Excessive menstrual bleeding may indicate a number of problems for women, including blood clotting problem, scientists revealed.

Experts released a list of signs for doctors that may point to bleeding disorders. Women should also take into account this information.

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Jun 06, 2012
If you want to make sure your skin looks healthy and young, there is an app that helps you do your regular face check-ups. How many times did you hear that a new face cream reduces wrinkles in two weeks by 70 percents or so? Now is the time to find out the truth.

Japanese company Fujitsu Laboratories came up with the Color Frame that analyzes your skin condition using your smartphone and small color wheel.

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May 20, 2009
Circumcision is a surgical procedure of removing the foreskin of the penis. Nowadays, circumcision is one of the most wide-spread and controversial procedures performed due to personal or religious reasons.

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May 10, 2012
Those, who like travelling, may sometimes find themselves in a situation, when personal hygiene becomes a challenging task. What if the only thing you have is a water bottle? You can use Hygienna Solo, a portable faucet that can be attached to any standard water bottle and apply it to clean your privates.

The portable bidet is sutable for most water bottles as they have the same diameter of the mouth.

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May 02, 2012
Scientists at Pennsylvania State University developed a new way to turn starch into fine strands that can be combined to create bandages, tissues, napkins and other medical products.

Starch that can be found in such foods as corn and potatoes is among the most abundant and inexpensive natural materials that is not only easy on the environment, but also can lead to the development of medical bandages that do not require any removal.

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Apr 13, 2012
If you want to quit smoking, don't rely on nicotine patches and menthol cigarettes as studies show that they are at best useless, but may even increase the risk of serious health problems.

Recently the study conducted by Dr. Nicholas Vozoris of St. Michael's Hospital, in Toronto has found that menthol cigarettes may up stroke risk. Those who smoked menthol cigarettes had doubled risk to have a smoke and this risk was higher for non-black smokers and women.

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Dec 04, 2007
A teaspoon of buckwheat honey taken before bedtime may well relieve child's cough and make his or her sleep more sound, a new study says. Researchers at Pennsylvania State University in the US conducted a study and examined 105 children aged 2 to 18 who had cough related to upper respiratory tract infection.

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Dec 22, 2010
A student has developed a new pen that is able to measure and reduce the user's stress level.

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Oct 02, 2009
Many women, who are trying to conceive, want to know if they are pregnant as early as possible. Using home pregnancy tests is the easiest and the most convenient way to know if you are pregnant at the comfort of your own home.

Home pregnancy test is a tool that is meant to determine if a woman is pregnant from home.

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Sep 28, 2009
The venom of a deadly spider can be used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, a new study suggests.

Scientists from the United States and Brazil revealed that men, who were bitten by the Brazilian spider, had an unusual long and painful erection.

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Sep 18, 2009
Female condom is a barrier method of contraception, which can be used for protection against unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. The condom represents a polyurethane sheath that covers vagina and cervix, preventing sperm from entering the vagina.

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Oct 21, 2010
Many parents secretly want a baby of a certain gender, even if they say that the most important thing is a healthy child. If you dream about having a baby boy, eating more probably won't make you feel guilty.

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Jul 02, 2010
Epicuren® Discovery, an international company has released a lip care product Miracle Lips, for people who often have problems with lips or simply want to enhance the health of their lips.
Miracle Lips is an innovative lip treatment that is created with the rich combination of natural and organic ingredients.