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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria make patients sicker 2011-06-01

Dr. Stuart Levy, a physician at Tufts University, tested the bacteria that live in the intestines of farmers and farm communities. But, just like bacteria that cause disease, these bacteria can become resistant to antibiotics. …

Sunshine Vitamin Improves Sperm Quality in Men 2011-06-01

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen tested the quality of sperm from 340 men and found that almost half had an insufficient amount - linked to lack of exposure to natural sunlight or time in a solarium.…

Studies Link Quality Of Sleep To Erectile Dysfunction 2011-05-31

Studies Link Quality Of Sleep To Erectile Dysfunction, Other Urologic Conditions Two studiesthat link the quality of sleep to the occurrence of erectile dysfunction (ED) and other urologic conditions were presented to reporters.…

Bacteria In Atmosphere May Play Key Role In Hail, Rain, Snow 2011-05-30

After finding high concentrations of bacteria inside hailstones, researchers suggest there is mounting evidence that atmospheric microorganisms play a key role in how water molecules aggregate in hail, rain, snow and other weather events. …

Deadly E.coli virus were found in Spanish cucumbers 2011-05-28

German health officials said Thursday that cucumbers imported from Spain was one source of a recent deadly E. coli outbreak in northern states that killed three people and made hundreds sick. …

Erectile Dysfunction Linked to High Uric Acid 2011-05-28

WASHINGTON, D.C.Elevated serum uric acid levels may be a marker for an increased risk of erectile dysfunction (ED), Iranian researchers reported at the American Urological Association 2011 annual meeting.…

Speed Of Sperm Cells Increased By Vitamin D 2011-05-27

Vitamin D is important for optimal reproductive function in both animals and humans. It has long been known that serum vitamin D level is important for reproductive function in various animals.…