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Men's Health

Men’s Health: Folate and Sperm

Men’s Health: Folate and Sperm

Certain vitamins are essential for the proper formation of sperm. A ‘seminal study’ has been released that shows how men’s health and reproduction is affected by sub-optimal levels of folate (folic acid, one of the B vitamins). It has long been recognized that folate deficiency in women leads to higher […]

by × April 7, 2008 × 1 comment

Women's Health

WOMEN’S HEALTH: Is Coffee Really That Bad for You?

WOMEN’S HEALTH: Is Coffee Really That Bad for You?

By maintaining a steady intake of certain vitamins and minerals, you can safely wake up, smell the coffee, and drink it too! In the past, coffee has been associated with all kinds of health conditions, from heart disease to birth defects, even miscarriage. Current research, however, shows that coffee is […]

by × March 27, 2008 × 8,756 comments