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August 31, 2009
Obesity Might Decrease Effectiveness of Birth Control Pills
If you’re packing excess pounds, they might diminish your birth control pill’s efficacy, according to a new study from Portland’s Oregon Health & Science University
Say Ahhh for Early Oral Cancer Detection
Molecules in saliva may aid in early oral cancer detection, suggest findings of a study
August 27, 2009
Preemies at Higher Risk for Osteoporosis in Adulthood
Adults delivered as full-term babies at birth have higher bone mineral density than adults born prematurely with lower birth weight, indicates a Finnish study 
Risky Business: Women & Testosterone
Women with higher testosterone levels are more likely to choose high-risk financial careers
August 24, 2009
Sleep Deprived? You Might Wake Up to Diabetes
Lack of sleep might increase your chances of developing diabetes, according to a study by University of Chicago researchers, as reported by MedicineNet.
Fatty Food Zaps Energy and Brain Power Really Fast
the surprise is just how quickly fatty foods may wreak havoc on our health
August 20, 2009
Breakfast Just Got Better: Whole Grain Cereals Also Rich in Antioxidants
Whole grain foods, probably already in your pantry, also include antioxidants, according to a new study
Wake Up! Untreated Sleep Apnea Increases Risk of Death
Moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea—a narrowing of the upper airway that can hinder breathing during sleep—might increase the risk of death in middle-aged adults
August 17, 2009
Beet It! This Root’s Juice Might Improve Stamina, Endurance
Researchers say beet juice, a.k.a. beetroot juice, boosts stamina and endurance by up to 16 percent. 
Good News: U.S. Cancer Death Rates Steadily Decreasing
Because of improvements in early detection, Americans are experiencing a decline in their risk of cancer death, according to a study featured in the journal Cancer Research 
August 13, 2009
Stay Tuned: New Male Contraceptives Coming Soon
 science is close to unveiling four new male contraceptives
Optimism Everyday Keeps Heart Disease at Bay
A positive outlook on life might prevent heart disease
August 10, 2009
Think Oral Sex Is Safer? Read This
Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection rates, spread through oral sex, have increased the number of oropharyngeal (head and neck) cancers, according to U.S. health officials as reported by MedicineNet. 
A Growing Trend: More Americans Using Antidepressants
From 1996 to 2005, twice as many Americans went on antidepressants, according to a new study reported on by Reuters.
August 07, 2009
Domestic Violence Screening May Not Lessen Abuse
Screening for intimate partner violence (IPV) may be ineffective if it isn’t combined with prevention methods, according to study findings published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. 
Don’t Feel Guilty, Take a Nap!
Thirty-four percent of Americans indulge in snoozing during a typical day, according to the latest Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends survey, which was reported on in the Los Angeles Times. 
August 03, 2009
Special Diets Not Indicated for Autistic Kids
Despite parents who believe otherwise, gastrointestinal (GI) problems do not cause autism in children. In addition, restrictive food regimens used by these parents don’t improve autism and may even create nutritional deficiencies, according to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics and reported on by The New York Times.
An Orgasm a Day May Boost Sperm Health
A daily dose of sex may help boost fertility in men with DNA-damaged sperm, according to a recent study presented at a meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology in Amsterdam and reported on by MedicineNet.
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