Category Archives: Medical conditions

Coffee raises miscarriage risk


Scientists find stronger evidence that caffeine ups miscarriage risk – even when consumed in moderation It’s official, caffeine and pregnancy don’t mix – limit intake to less than four coffees a day, or risk a miscarriage. Pregnant women are being … Continue reading

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The Imprinted Brain Theory


What causes mental illnesses like schizophrenia and autism? We have long known that both tend to run in families and that if one of two identical twins has such a disorder, there is a much higher than average probability that … Continue reading

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Motion/travel sickness or Kinetosis


Motion sickness or kinetosis is the most common medical problem associated with travel, usually affecting people over many years.  It can occur during any type of travel and I am personally a victim of this condition. According to MedicineNet, “Motion sickness … Continue reading

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Would treating HIV be solvable in the near future?


We might have recently heard about possibly the first person ‘functionally cured’ from HIV using stem cell transplants – “A 45-year-old man now living in the Bay Area may be the first person ever cured of the deadly disease AIDS, … Continue reading

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The Evolving Genetics of HIV: Can genes stop HIV?


The Evolving Genetics of HIV: Can genes stop HIV? via Understanding Genetics: Human Health and the Genome.

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