Forty percent of dementia cases could be prevented or delayed by targeting 12 risk factors throughout life

Modifying 12 risk factors over the lifecourse could delay or prevent 40% of dementia cases, according to an update to The Lancet Commission on dementia prevention, intervention, and care, which is being presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC 2020). Combined, the three new risk factors are associated with 6% of all dementia cases—with an estimated 3% of cases […]

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Why Can't I Get Pregnant? 12 Reasons You'll Definitely Want To Consider

Trying for a baby can feel like a full-time job. And sometimes, no matter how many tricks you try (tracking your cycle religiously, ovulation strips, zeroing in on your nutrition), you still might find that you’re not getting pregnant. The thing is, there are so many health- and lifestyle-related factors that go into getting pregnant: your ovulation schedule, your partner’s […]

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12 Genius Products That Make Summertime Parenting So Much Easier

There’s lots to love about summer mom-ing: Between long weekends at the beach, pool parties and loads of running around outside, kids are both happy and tuckered out (long naps! early to bed!). But all the fun in the sun and travel also presents a whole host of new problems and seasonal-specific whining to deal with (as any parent who’s […]

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'London patient' second patient in nearly 12 years appeared to be cured of H.I.V.: report

FILE: A technician picks up a test tube filled with blood. (HIV.gov) A man known only as the "London patient" appeared to be cured of H.I.V., making him the second known patient in nearly 12 years, giving scientists new hope that an eventual cure is possible, reports said Monday. The "London patient" who was infected with H.I.V. and suffered from Hodgkin's lymphoma, received a bone […]

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Sex addiction is mor 10% of men and 6% of women hooked

Sex addiction is more common than previously thought: One in 10 men and one in 12 women are hooked, study shows Sex addiction has been turned down from the diagnostic manual of psychiatric disorders  But clinicians now recognize compulsive sexual behavior disorder  Previous estimates predicted that about twice as many men struggle to control sexual urges as do women  But  […]

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12 Health Perks That Come With Your Costco Membership

Walking into a Costco can be overwhelming. There are high shelves fully stocked with jumbo-size packages of your favorite products, not to mention their famous food court if you need some fuel for your shopping trip (that is if the free samples don’t suffice). But there’s a lot more to your Costco membership than meets the eye. Specifically, there are […]

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