Fish oils beneficial for pregnant women?

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Consuming fish oil is good for fetal brain development? Perhaps, this is a myth. Because, according to Professor Maria Makrides research in Australia, recently, that pregnant women who consume fish oil supplements have found no significant difference with those who do not consume them.

Research conducted Maria involving 2400 pregnant women. Maria Makrides divided into two groups. In the first group, the women given fish oil supplements in the last three months of pregnancy. While the second group were given supplements of vegetable oil.

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Testosterone and Heart Disease

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Men who have higher testosterone levels have a good shield to protect his heart. Research conducted in England found that the hormone testosterone good for heart health of a man.

The results of this study refute earlier studies stating that testosterone can cause interference with the heart. False belief is the result from research using athletes as its object. Known testosterone athletes often misused.

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Drinking Beer slows down brain development ?

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This is a warning for teenagers who like drinking beer to excess. If they drink 12 glasses of beer a day, it is quite possible mental development and the adolescent brain would be affected in the future. This is consistent with the results of a study published in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, recently.

In the journal noted, researchers interviewed 48 adolescents aged 12 to 18 years who likes to consume alcohol. Two days later, they were then given a particular test.

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Swine Flu Vaccine Caused Paralysis?

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Swine flu vaccine can cause neurological disorder, Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS), which would cause paralysis. The experts are doing research to examine the possibility of flu vaccine attack the nervous system and can cause paralysis and even death.

UK Medicines Control Agency (MHRA), Monday (10/18/2010) has announced that further testing of this problem are underway. In medical journals, MHRA believes to temporarily discontinue use of the vaccine and have not determined whether this vaccine may give adverse effects to the nervous system.

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Osteoporosis Drugs Cause Broken Bones?

Supervisory Agency United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently issued a warning to the drugs used to prevent brittle bones or osteoporosis because it can increase the risk of fractures. The FDA added that all bisphosphonate drugs in this class must menyantumkan warning on the label that the drug has an unusual side effect.

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Interesting Facts about Water

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Water is a substance, material or elements that are important to all life forms on Earth. Water also provides some important contributions to the human body, because almost every cell in the human body requires.

Here are five good things about water that will encourage you to start a good habit to drink at least eight glasses per day.

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Vitamin A Can Save the Eye

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Fenretinide, a drug that is made based on the concentration of vitamin A, was able to stop the decline of the eye by protecting healthy cells. The doctors also believed that if these drugs can delay the decline of “macular” an eye disease that until now no cure.

The researchers also found that if Fenretinide also can stop the Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) “dry” due to destruction of cells in the macula, the part of the retina that allows us to look straight ahead. AMD “dry” is a common disease with age and leaves a black dot on sight.

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Causes of Acne in Adults

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Facial acne is a problem that is often faced teenager. At puberty, teenage acne is more related to hormonal problems which become active. However, many adults also take care of acne is still confusion. Various means have been attempted, but still stubborn acne.

What should I do if my face was still plagued acne? There are afraid to use moisturizer, some are so scream if face not clean, and many other treatments are actually wrong and could aggravate existing acne.

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Fat Children Threatened Hypertension

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Parents should be aware of weight gain of children. Children who suffer from overweight and obesity risk for high blood pressure (hypertension). As we know, hypertension can cause complications later in life, such as heart disease, stroke, and diabetes.

“The impact of obesity on high blood pressure vary in each child depending on the category of fat,” said Wanzhu Tu, a researcher of hypertension in children.

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4 Ways to overcome snoring

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Snoring (sleep apnea) is due to the narrowing of the airways. Snoring appears to have harmful effects to the body. Because when snoring supply oxygen to the body disturbed.

In patients with acute snoring, there are times where they stop breathing for a moment or obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). At that moment, all the organs of the body will work harder, including heart and brain.

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