Wednesday, February 19, 2020
A clinical trial has just launched to assess the effectiveness of a newly developed breath test that could help diagnose multiple forms of cancer. A new breath test currently under trial could help diagnose multiple forms of cancer at an...
The luteal phase is the phase of the ovulation cycle that occurs after the egg has been released and lasts around 2 weeks. During this time, a woman's body releases progesterone and thickens the lining of the uterus to...
Clever people live longer due to so-called ‘intelligence genes’ that promote old age, new research suggests. More than 500 genes linked to people having greater Intelligent Quotients (IQs) have been identified by scientists, which is 10 times higher than...
Few foods are as cool as a cucumber. These low-calorie veggies contain many nutritional benefits, including hydrating properties and valuable nutrients. There are hundreds of varieties of cucumber, and they come in dozens of colors, but the edible types are...
When most of us think of calories, we think of how fattening a food is. In dietary terms, calories are the amount of energy that a food provides.If we consistently take in more energy than we need, we will...
  Successful womb transplants into women could be extended to men. Surgeons believe the same technology could allow men to carry a baby, Dr Richard Paulson said there was 'no scientific reason for it not to happen' ,An international agreement only allows...
As the sugar debate rages on, experts look at the science behind sugar substitutes or sweeteners, questioning whether they are in fact the ‘healthier alternative’ to avoid weight gain, diabetes, and heart disease, reports SADE OGUNTOLA. Weight loss is very...
By Prof.  Oladapo Ashiru The Fertility and Sterility Journal published the most current definition of infertility in its September 2017 edition. It defined infertility as a “disease characterised by the failure to establish a clinical pregnancy after 12 months of regular and...
Chronic alcohol abuse is dangerous, but new research from Texas suggests it may be more detrimental to women than men. The research, which was conducted on mice, showed that alcohol abuse killed brains cells and halted the production of...
The United Nations began campaigning to end violence against women decades ago, but its effort gained little traction — until the outpouring of allegations of sexual misconduct against powerful men in Hollywood, the U.S. Congress and boardrooms put the...