Archive | June, 2011
Aerobic Exercise

Top Aerobic Exercises

Aerobic exercises are the best ones for complete fitness and healthy body. The type of aerobic exercise you choose is not as important as actually choosing one.

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In vitro fertilization

How Successful is IVF?

The overall success rate of In vitro fertilization (IVF) is around 25 to 50 percent per IVF treatment cycle. However, variability exists between individual patients and clinics.

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Smoking

Smoking and Heart Disease

Smoking is a major cause of cardiovascular disease. Nearly 20 percent of deaths from heart disease can be attributed to smoking. Even secondhand smoke is harmful.

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Safe Sex

Rhythm Method (Calendar Method) of Birth Control

Rhythm method sometimes called the Calendar method is the avoidance of sexual intercourse during periods of high fertility. This method does not harm the health of the practitioner and has no long-term effects on fertility.

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Marijuana Smoking

Marijuana Use and Pregnancy

Exposing an unborn fetus to cannabinoids, the psychoactive chemical in marijuana, can seriously affect the baby’s development during pregnancy.

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Skin Moisturizer

How to Choose a Moisturizer

If you’re intimidated by the overwhelming number of skin products in the market, use these quick and easy steps to choose the right moisturizer for your skin.

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Sleep Apnea

Pauses in Breathing During Sleep

Normal patterns of breathing during sleep can include slight irregularities. Pauses in breathing are common as one falls asleep or awakens, and respiratory rapidity occurs during the dreams.

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Sperm - Egg

Why So Many Sperm?

Have you ever wondered why there is such a huge disparity between the number of eggs produced by women and the number of sperm produced by men?

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Sperm

Lifestyle Changes to Increase Sperm Production

As with the more broadly recognized potential obstacles to normal female fertility, male fertility is subject to deleterious environmental influences with the potential to hamper a successful pregnancy.

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Pregnant Couple

How Men React to Pregnancy

When you find that you’re pregnant, it is a truly amazing feeling to know that a new life is developing inside your womb. However, the emotional reactions of your partner may be neutral or little negative.

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Get Stronger

How Long Does it Take to Get Stronger

Many people, at the beginning of any exercise or weight-training program have one common question: how long will it take for me to get stronger? The answer varies.

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