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Sex and coffee ‘trigger stroke’

Sex and coffee ‘trigger stroke’

BBC News – Sex and coffee ‘trigger stroke’. Sex, caffeine, and “straining to defecate”, among other activities, can cause brain aneurysms to burst, according to new research. Click the link above to read more.

Evolution of genes for shorter pregnancy

Evolution of genes for shorter pregnancy

Five studies released this week focus on different aspects of reproduction, from advances in in vitro fertilization, to understanding how genes are regulated during early development (and how this could affect cancer later) and why human eggs are prone to mistakes that cause birth defects, especially in older women. Another study even discovered a way that  stress during … Continue reading