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IVF pregnancy success rates are NOT improved by freezing embryos, study shows

A popular strategy for raising IVF pregnancy rates by freezing embryos has been shown to offer no improvement in a large trial. Success rates after freezing all embryos for later transfer were no better than traditional ‘fresh’ embryo transfers, a randomised trial at eight clinics in Denmark, Sweden and Spain found. “Our findings give no… Read More »

Eating Cherries for Gout (STUDY)

A study has revealed that gout sufferers eating cherries for a 2 day period exhibited a 35 percent reduced risk of gout attacks in comparison to people who didn’t eat cherries. Prior studies report that there are 8.3 million adult gout sufferers within the U.S., an inflammatory arthritis caused by a crystallization of uric acid… Read More »

Study links sleep-disordered breathing to age acceleration

Increasing severity of sleep-disordered breathing and sleep disruption are associated with epigenetic age acceleration, according to preliminary results of a new study. Results show that each standard deviation increase in the apnea-hypopnea index, a measure of sleep-disordered breathing severity, was associated with the equivalent of 215 days of biological age acceleration. Similarly, each standard deviation… Read More »