1. Women are stronger than men, more likely to survive life-threatening crisis: study
A new study reveals that it’s women who are strong and are more likely to survive a life-threatening crisis than men. Researchers observed the death rates of men and women who were faced with famines and epidemics or were sold into slavery across history.They found that while women survived for a longer interval as compared to men, they outlived male counterparts by years in cases where conditions were equally bad.
Source: Deccan Chronical
2. Ibuprofen could make healthy men infertile in just two weeks
Male infertility has been called a crisis, and a new report that a common, over-the-counter medication could spur the problem adds to the alarm. Ibuprofen has been shown to damage male fertility in athletes who regularly take the meds to manage pain.
Source: News Week
3. Women who work nights face higher cancer risk: study
Women who regularly work the night shift in may face a 19 percent higher risk of cancer than those who work during the day, said a study. While overall long-term night shift work increased the risk of cancer by 19 percent, the risk of certain cancers was even higher. Female night shift workers saw a 41 percent increased risk of skin cancer and a 32 percent higher risk of breast cancer. The risk of gastrointestinal cancer was 18 percent higher than in women who did not perform long-term night shift work.
4. Heading Towards Baldness? Check Out These Effective Natural Remedies
Baldness is on spree and experts say it affects both men and women but men are the worst sufferer. In most of the cases, men develop bald patches in which parts of the head like the crown and temples become hairless.Herein, we bring some of the most effective natural remedies to prevent hair loss and baldness.