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So women feel five years after an abortion

How to feel women after an abortion? In the USA, a study in the journal “Social Science &amp is; Medicine” appeared. The result: Five years after a termination of pregnancy the majority of women rated the intervention as a right decision. The study is important, because opponents of abortion cite again and again the alleged […]

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Genetics could explain how traumatic events affect people’s health

Facing the death of a loved one, being given a life-threatening diagnosis, or living through a natural disaster is difficult enough. But those who get through these traumatic life events often face further ill effects. Someone’s chances of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and anxiety all increase after being exposed to significant stressors. And […]

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So they take up less aluminum

A study of the Federal Institute for risk assessment (BfR) comes to the conclusion that for some groups of the population are in danger of harmful amounts of aluminum from food or body care products. To minimize potential health hazards, give the experts tips on how the recording can be reduced. The average intake of […]

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Desire for children: folic acid and zinc also for men?

Zinc and folic acid are touted as a dietary Supplement for the treatment for male infertility in a desire to have children, although this effect has not been demonstrated in studies to date clearly. A new study by the University of Utah, comes to the conclusion that the ingestion of these nutrients does not improve […]

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Selfless behavior relieves pain

Something to do for others without expecting a counter-performance: From previous studies we know that altruistic behavior can produce well-being, such as because the happiness hormone dopamine is released. Now, researchers in a number of completely different experiments have established that such activities can also dampen the sensation of pain. The researchers describe four different […]

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Suddenly Another

In his previous life, the 46-Year-old was healthy and active. Medication the employee of a construction company swallowed no, not even pain pills or herbal supplements. Alcohol, he drank only from time to time in the company. But then everything changes, as Doctors report to Fahad Malik from Richmond University Medical Center in New York […]