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Apple Lists More Products That Could Interfere With Cardiac Devices

Apple has expanded the number of its products that should be kept "a safe distance" from cardiac devices because of the potential for electromagnetic interference.A support document now lists a wide range of products, including AirPods, Apple Watches, HomePods, iPads, Beats, Mac computers, iPhone...

Unvaccinated Belgian Woman Contracted Two COVID Variants Simultaneously

A 90-year-old Belgian woman who died from COVID-19 in March had contracted two variants of coronavirus at the same time, which is believed to be the first documented case of its kind, a scientific congress and Belgian media said on Sunday. The case, discussed at this year's European Congress ...

ARE CHEMICALS SHRINKING YOUR PENIS AND DEPLETING YOUR SPERM? HERE’S WHAT THE EVIDENCE REALLY SAYS

A doomsday scenario of an end to human sperm production has been back in the news recently, now with the added threat of shrinking penises. Professor Shanna Swan, a US epidemiologist who studies environmental influences on human development, recently published a new book called...

Infertile World: By 2045, Sperm Counts Could Be Zero

From 1973 to 2011, men experienced a 50% to 60% decline in sperm counts, according to a 2017 study by Shanna Swan, Ph.D., an environmental and reproductive epidemiologist at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, and colleagues. For more than two decades, Swan has been warning of an i...

Six pregnancy-related complications that increases a woman's risk of developing risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD)

Six pregnancy-related complications increase a woman's risk of developing risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and subsequently developing CVD, the American Heart Association (AHA) says in a new scientific statement. They are hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, preterm delivery, gestation...

AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine: Clotting Disorder Mechanism Revealed?

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) continues to reassure the public about the safety of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, although several countries have imposed new restrictions on the product, owing to its link to a rare clotting disorder.Use of the vaccine has been suspended for individuals youn...

COVID-19 Vaccines Are Highly Effective For Pregnant Women and Their Babies – New Study

In our last shocking news, a pregnant woman was infected with the Covid 19 virus which was transmitted to the foetus and led to complications such as delivering the baby prematurely. The findings from that news suggested an intensive research on monitoring pregnant women who have COVID, and consider...

Baby Infected With Corona Virus in the Womb

A pregnant woman with suspected COVID-19 was rushed by ambulance to Skåne University Hospital, in Malmo, Sweden, suffering from sudden severe abdominal pain. The doctors noticed that the unborn infant had an abnormally low heart rate, which can be a sign that the baby is not getting enough oxyge...

Golf Beneficial in Parkinson’s Disease and Stroke

Golf which is the most popular sport for people over age 55, improves balance and quality of life in patients with stroke. Golf and tai chi focus mainly on anticipatory balance and spine rotation, both of which are affected in Parkinson’s disease. However,unlike tai chi, golf incorporates manipula...

Apple Cautions iPhones May Interfere With Personal Medical Devices (Pacemakers, ICD)

Are you aware that your Cell phones could interfere with implanted medical devices in your body?  According to the Federal Drug Administration (FDA), radiofrequency energy from cell phones can interact with some personal medical devices such as pacemakers. The FDA helped develop a standard w...