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Excess Weight During Pregnancy Tied to Fertility Issues in Sons

Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss

Excess Weight During Pregnancy Tied to Fertility Issues in Sons Excess Weight During Pregnancy Tied to Fertility Issues in Sons Overweight mothers may be more likely to have infertile sons, Danish researchers report. Their study included 9,232 men and women aged 31 to 34. Among this group, 10 percent were born to underweight mothers, having a body mass index below …

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Vitamins C and E Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson’s Disease

Vitamins C and E Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson’s Disease

Vitamins C and E Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson’s Disease Vitamins C and E Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson’s Disease People who consume a diet rich in vitamins C and E may be at reduced risk for Parkinson’s disease. Researchers followed 41,058 Swedish men and women for an average of 18 years, gathering data on their health and …

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Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed

Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed

Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed BANGKOK — One of Indonesia’s most notorious terrorists, the Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Bashir, was released from prison on Friday after serving more than 10 years of a 15-year sentence for helping establish a terrorist training camp. Mr. …

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2020 is Tied With 2016 as Hottest Year Ever on Record

2020 Ties 2016 as Hottest Yet, European Analysis Shows

2020 is Tied With 2016 as Hottest Year Ever on Record 2020 is Tied With 2016 as Hottest Year Ever on Record Last year effectively tied 2016 as the hottest year on record, European climate researchers announced Friday, as global temperatures continued their relentless rise brought on by the emission of heat-trapping greenhouse gases. The record warmth — which fueled …

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Oral Contraceptives Tied to Lower Risk for Certain Cancers

Oral Contraceptives Tied to Lower Risk for Certain Cancers

Oral Contraceptives Tied to Lower Risk for Certain Cancers Oral Contraceptives Tied to Lower Risk for Certain Cancers Women who have used oral contraceptives may be at lower risk for ovarian and endometrial cancer. Oral contraceptives are known to be associated with a higher risk for breast cancer, but a new study in Cancer Research suggests the increased risk is …

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Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss

Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss

Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss A father’s poor health before conception may increase the risk for pregnancy loss, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed records from an employee insurance database that included data on 958,804 pregnancies between 2007 and 2016, along with information on the health of the parents for an average of …

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Birth Defects Tied to Higher Cancer Risk

Birth Defects Tied to Higher Cancer Risk

Birth Defects Tied to Higher Cancer Risk Birth Defects Tied to Higher Cancer Risk People born with birth defects have a higher risk for cancer throughout life, researchers report. It has been generally known that major birth defects are associated with an increased risk for cancer in childhood. Now new research suggests that the risk persists, at a lower rate, …

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Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure

Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure

Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure A combination of healthy sleep habits may help reduce the risk for heart failure, new research suggests. Scientists studied 408,802 generally healthy people aged 27 to 73 between 2006 and 2010, collecting information on their sleep habits. Each person got …

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Premature Birth Tied to Increased Depression Risk

Women Doctors Are Less Likely to Perform C-Sections

Premature Birth Tied to Increased Depression Risk Premature Birth Tied to Increased Depression Risk Girls born extremely prematurely may have an increased risk of depression from childhood through young adulthood. Using Finnish birth and health registries, researchers studied 37,682 people diagnosed with mild, moderate or severe depression, comparing them with 148,795 healthy controls. The children were born between 1987 and …

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Social Isolation Tied to High Blood Pressure in Women

Social Isolation Tied to High Blood Pressure in Women

Social Isolation Tied to High Blood Pressure in Women Social Isolation Tied to High Blood Pressure in Women Women who are socially isolated have an increased risk for high blood pressure, researchers report. But men, not so much. Scientists used data on 28,238 Canadian men and women aged 45 to 85 who are participating in a large continuing study on …

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