Tag: "genders" at medical news
Australian Children Sleep Less, Perhaps Not Well Monitored
...th boys hitting the pillow ten minutes later. Both genders
sleep about nine hours a night.Sleep reduction was even more pronounced in boys from lower socio-economic backgrounds, who are now going to bed about 44 minutes later than the 1985 study. The study was confined to school days from Sunday to Thursda...
Biologic Replaces Ointments & Surgery to Stop Aging
...ently, my clientele is equally distributed between genders
and I use this combination strategy on everyone," Dr. Patel says. The trend for cosmetic and biologic treatment is expected to continue according to industry experts. "It strikes me that all people have similar needs. We desire to look good and f...
Men and Women Change Attitudes to Sex When in an Intimate Relationship
...ut this conventional notion vanishes once both the genders
bond in a romantic relationship. Men experience a lot of pressure in our society to have sex with a number of different partners, the opposite of what women experience as kind of the gatekeepers of sexuality. Once they enter a relationship, however...
Equality Among Genders in Terms of Sex Dreams
...aking time thinking about sex than women, but both genders
dream about the subject in equal measure once the ...out 8 per cent of everyday dream reports from both genders
contain some form of sexual-related activity. Professor Antonio Zadra from the University of Montre...
South Asian Sisters Bring Mental Illness Out of Closet
...rly focused on researching all races, cultures and genders
and how mental illness affects family and relationships. Across the board, mental illness is a subject matter that is swept under the rug in a family. "Within the Asian culture in particular, however, there is an element of shame that is cultural th...
Demand for More Widespread Use of HPV Vaccine
...gh by widespread vaccination of young people, both genders
without regard to risk." According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention HPV is a sexually transmitted disease that is ubiquitous in the United States and about 20 million men and women are currently infected. In addition it has been ...
Transgender Experience - A Tool to Analyze Gender Difference By Stanford Scientist
...efront of the fight to make science fairer for all genders
and races. One focus is eliminating bias from grant applications, especially for the most lucrative grants where the stakes are highest. Last year, Barres convinced the National Institutes of Health to change how it chooses talented young scientist...
Same Genes Act Differently in Males and Females
...strikes males and females differently, and why the genders
may respond differently to the same drug. "We pr...the genetic level, the only difference between the genders
is the sex chromosomes," said Drake. "Out of the more than 30,000 genes that make up the human genom...
Obesity As A Contributor To Liver Disease
...n of other mouse strains, different age groups and genders
will be necessary to clarify if any of these factors modulate susceptibility to diet-related changes in hepatic NKT cells. These findings are important because they clearly demonstrate significant dietary effects on classic NKT cells and cytokine pro...
Debate On Marriage
...n. Researchers say while the mental health of both genders
was better in long-term relationships, men who chose to marry their partners had poorer mental health than those who chose only to live with them. Women, however, fared better if they married. Thus researchers came to the conclusion that living wit...
Women Benefit More from Quitting Smoking than Men
...ut the study, although the differences between the genders
narrowed over time. The decline in lung function in those who continued to smoke was on average similar for men and women. Cigarette smoking is a leading cause of COPD, a slowly progressive disease of the lung that is characterized by a gradual loss...
Sensitive cough suffered by females
...d - to induce coughing. The difference between the genders
was independent of cigarette smoking and the kind of cough being treated at the clinic. The study suggests that women have a more sensitive cough reflex than men to. Similar differences have been found in the onset of asthma and gastroesophagal reflu...