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Did you know that everyone has different types of fat inside their body?

Studies reveal that human body has different types of fats.

27 Oct 2019 12:21 PM

Harmful chemicals during trimester can result in low IQ in children

Using consumer products during pregnancy results in lower IQ in children.

25 Oct 2019 10:08 AM

Consumption of fluoridated tap water during pregnancy can lower IQ score in infants

Controversial study links fluoridated water during pregnancy to lower IQ.

20 Aug 2019 9:37 AM

Hormone kit that will allow men to breastfeed may be available in 5 years

The product is seen as an empathy tool which can enable men to help and support their partners who struggle to breastfeed.

24 Oct 2018 2:45 PM

Hormone in plants reverses brain damage caused by fatty diet

In study, when diets were supplemented with the plant hormone abscisic acid, the damage was reversed.

06 Oct 2018 6:12 PM


Signs of type 2 diabetes appear 20 years before diagnosis

Type 2 diabetes occur when person does not produce enough insulin or doesn't respond to hormone and is associated with obesity.

06 Oct 2018 3:12 PM

Fertility hormone linked to breast cancer risk, testing could help spot disease early

Those who have elevated levels of anti -Mullerian hormone (AMH are 60 per cent more likely to develop breast cancer.

21 Sep 2018 10:23 AM

Even young childrens may have body image issues

The children with a higher level of hormones were noticed to be unhappier with their body.

14 Aug 2018 9:01 PM

Loose underwear may be good for sperm production

Men who most frequently wear boxers have higher sperm concentrations, total sperm counts when compared with men who do not.

09 Aug 2018 9:09 AM

Blocking digestive hormone prevents pancreatic cancer

Here is what a new study has found.

03 Aug 2018 2:46 PM


Father's genes can impact motherly love: Study

Changes in the mother's priorities during gestation and after birth are critically important for the wellbeing of the new baby.

01 Aug 2018 5:43 PM

Hormone that prevents chemotherapy side-effects identified

Because follistatin is a hormone already found in the human body, there is much less potential for toxicity.

26 Jul 2018 5:35 PM

Tablet devices may disrupt healthy sleep: Study

When using the tablets, participants rated themselves as less sleepy in the evenings and less alert in the first hour after awakening.

23 May 2018 3:39 PM

Reducing exposure to hormone-disrupting chemicals to tackle obesity

Obesogens can promote fat accumulation through increasing the number and size of fat cells or by increasing appetite.

20 May 2018 2:56 PM

Women's preference for masculine faces not linked to hormones: study

The data also showed that oral contraceptive use did not dampen women's preference for masculine faces.

07 May 2018 3:47 PM


Pesticides may alter hormone production in humans

Endocrine disrupters are natural or synthetic molecules that can alter hormone function.

29 Apr 2018 4:13 PM

Study finds heavy drinking linked to worse PMS

Alcohol increases PMS risk by altering the level of hormones, such as gonadotropin, during the menstrual cycle.

24 Apr 2018 8:04 AM

Now, a male contraceptive pill without side effects

Currently, condoms and surgical vasectomy are the only safe forms of birth control currently available for men.

21 Apr 2018 9:46 AM

Hormones not to blame for teen social behaviour: study

Changes in social behaviour during adolescence appear to be independent of pubertal hormones.

20 Mar 2018 12:57 PM

Three myths on masturbation debunked

Masturbation helps person get a good night's sleep, which helps body keep running in top form.

16 Mar 2018 3:59 PM