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Sperm have a weird way of swimming and we only noticed after 300 years

By Clare Wilson Less like an eel, more like an otterPolymaths-lab.com Sperm swim differently to how we thought. Rather than undulating their tails symmetrically, like an eel, they have a lopsided wiggle that combines with spinning about their long axis to give an overall forward motion. “The asymmetry cancels out because of the rotation,” says… Read More »

A Warning For Men Only

There are so many ads on television promoting the use of testosterone for men who have sexual problems such as poor erections and/or low libido. Yes testosterone will help with these problems but at a price. Testosterone supplementation increases the risk of having serious blood clots.    In fact a study in JAMA Internal Medicine… Read More »

Medical News Today: Sugar alters brain chemistry after only 12 days

New research in pigs finds that sugar intake alters the reward-processing circuitry of the brain in a similar way to addictive drugs. Whenever we learn something new or experience something pleasurable, our brain’s reward system becomes activated. With the help of natural brain chemicals, several brain areas communicate with each other to help us learn… Read More »

Abilify only for bipolar

True progress in psychiatric care includes real respect for those who struggle with mental illness, the notion that the brains of psychiatric patients remain permanently damaged without meds is more a hypothesis than a fully researched fact. What should I avoid while taking Abilify? Medscape prescription drug monographs are based on FDA, could the eyes… Read More »