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Vasectomies And Prostate Cancer
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Vasectomies And Prostate Cancer

For years, men have been wondering if vasectomies might coincidentally reduce the risk of prostate cancer, as well as offspring. Now, thanks to a study that followed 363,726 men from 1982 to 2012, we can say that the answer is “No, it does not.” And neither does it increase the risk. […]

Quitting Fitbit Comes With Guilt
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Quitting Fitbit Comes With Guilt

Half of all people who stop using their Fitbit feel guilty about quitting. That’s the verdict from researchers at Washington University, who surveyed 141 people who gave up the tracker. Science Daily reports on the research, which also found that nearly all of the quitters said they hope to return to activity […]

Study Finds Best Paths To Pain Relief Without Drugs
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Study Finds Best Paths To Pain Relief Without Drugs

No, the pharmaceutical industry did not approve this message: there are several ways to relieve various aches and pains that don’t involve medication. We know this because researchers at the National Center for Complementary and Integrated Health (NCCIH) recently reviewed evidence from clinical trials published from 1966 through March 2016 of […]

Too Hot For The Olympics?
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Too Hot For The Olympics?

Enjoy the summer Olympics, because by 2085 the earth’s climate will be so hot that very few cities will be able to host them. That’s the verdict from researchers at the University of California in Berkeley, who examined the viability of future Olympics sites based on a measurement that combines temperature, […]