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'Untreatable' STI linked to infertility due to ‘silent spread’

‘Untreatable’ STI linked to infertility due to ‘silent spread’

A new sexually transmitted possible “superbug” that has proven resistant to antibiotics thus far has scientists worried amid an “out of control” STD epidemic, with the medical community saying more screenings for the disease are needed. Mycoplasma genitalium — also known as M. genitalium or M. gen — is a sexually transmitted bacterial infection that …

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Drinking Two to Three Cups of Coffee Daily Is Linked With a Longer Lifespan

According to a new study, drinking two to three cups of coffee a day is linked with a longer lifespan and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease. Drinking two to three cups of coffee a day is associated with a longer lifespan and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease compared with avoiding coffee. This is …

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Neonatal sepsis: the new threat posed by superbugs

Neonatal sepsis: the new threat posed by superbugs

“This makes the need for disinfection and maintaining a protocol that ensures a clean, hygienic environment exceedingly important,” says Sankar. However, basic soap and water are lacking in half the healthcare facilities across the globe, according to a WHO/UNICEF report released in  in 2022, contributing to the risk of infections in mothers and newborns. Other …

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Loneliness and unhappiness can age us faster than smoking: New study

Loneliness and unhappiness can age us faster than smoking: New study

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Loneliness may make our biological clock tick faster. Being lonely and feeling unhappy can accelerate the aging process more than smoking, according to a recent article published in Aging-US. “We demonstrate [that] psychological factors, such as feeling unhappy or being lonely, add up to one year and eight months …

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Weight training and aerobics lower early death risk, study finds

Weight training and aerobics lower early death risk, study finds

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Fitness, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide up will help you ease into a healthy routine, backed by experts. CNN  —  Aerobic activities and weight training have health benefits on their own, but combining them could have even greater effect when it comes to disease prevention and early …

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Exercise with weights linked to lower risk of early death, study says | Health

Regularly exercising with weights is linked to a lower risk of premature death, according to the largest study of its kind. And ensuring your weekly exercise routine includes both weights and aerobic activities appears to have an even greater beneficial effect, researchers say. Their findings were published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Adults …

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Coffee Drinking Is Associated With Increased Longevity

Summary: Drinking at least two cups of coffee a day, even instant coffee was associated with increased longevity and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease. Source: European Society of Cardiology Drinking two to three cups of coffee a day is linked with a longer lifespan and lower risk of cardiovascular disease compared with avoiding coffee, …

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What are ultra-processed foods and why are they so bad for you?

What are ultra-processed foods and why are they so bad for you?

Is your diet ultra-processed? In many households, ultra-processed foods are mainstays at the kitchen table. They include products that you may not even think of as junk food such as breakfast cereals, muffins, snack bars and sweetened yogurts. Soft drinks and energy drinks count, too. These foods represent an increasingly large share of the world’s …

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Frozen embryos tied to higher risk of high blood pressure-related pregnancy complications, study suggests

Frozen embryos tied to higher risk of high blood pressure-related pregnancy complications, study suggests

CNN  —  Pregnancies from in vitro fertilization using frozen embryos appear to be linked to an increased risk of complications related to high blood pressure, or hypertensive disorders, compared with when fresh embryos are used or when a pregnancy is conceived naturally. That’s according to a study published Monday in the American Heart Association journal …

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