Tag: "pct" at medical news
Pure Pomegranate Juice Helps Reverse Erectile Dysfunction Function
A pilot study has revealed that POM Wonderful 100 pct
Pomegranate Juice has beneficial effects on erecti...ith POM Wonderful Pomegranate Juice, while only 32 pct
reported improved erections with the placebo (p=0.058). These results compare favourably to a recent...
Men, Not Women, Spend a Longer Time on the Phone!
...rts is the main topic of their conversation and 22 pct
discuss mysteries of women. Twenty percent chat ...biggest chunk of the chatterbox population with 62 pct
of adults spending about 30 minutes on the phone....
Genes Play Major Role in Determining Individual's Sour Taste Perception
...identical genes while DZ twins share only about 50 pct
of their genes, more similar responses in MZ than DZ pairs suggests that genes help determine sensitivity to the taste in question. Responses were compared within the twin pairs, and then entered into a computer model to determine the relative con...
Gene Linked With Restless Leg Syndrome Spotted Out
...r. Rye. The gene variant is common as at least 65 pct
of the population carry at least one copy of it, and having two copies of the variant increases one's risk of experiencing RLS. According to Dr. Rye, carrying two copies does not guarantee that one will develop RLS symptoms. "There remain yet-to-b...
Kids Think Ketchup and Bread are Part of Fruit and Vegetables Food-group
...onsider roasted potatoes in the list and almost 15 pct
call pasta vegetable. Four percent did not include apple in their five-a-day routine. "It is clear from our findings that children still need to be made aware of what constitutes a healthy diet," the Sun quoted Phil Gibson, of Dairy Farmers of Brit...
It Takes 750 Pounds a Year to Keep Your Loved One Happy
... and watches. Women only spend something above 5 pct
on computer or console games for their men. Only 5 pct
is spent on clothing and accessories and most of expenses incurred is on weekend away, digital gadge...
About 50 Percent of Net Surfing Kids are Abuse Victims
...vention of cruelty to children, revealed that 50.4 pct
of kids have been exposed to unwanted experience. The survey is a part of NSPCCs Dont Hide It campaign. NSPCC director, Dame Mary Marsh, said that kids face bullying and are exposed to dangerous real life situations. Children face real threats ...
Notion Behind Spread of Flu Epidemic may Not Hold True for the Tropics
...said that the study suggested that vaccines for 70 pct
of the elderly across Brazil, may prove more effective if administered at different times in different regions. The work will appear in the American Journal of Epidemiology later this month....
South Africa Facing Major Economic Shutdown as Health Workers are Sacked En Masse
...t's offer has increased from an inflation-linked 6 pct
to 7.25 pct
after a week of strikes which have crippled hospitals and schools around the country, while unions a...
Women Risk Their Lives by Driving in High Heels
...they chose to wear high heels at the wheel, and 18 pct
said they did not wear shoes at all. Ten per cen...averted a mishap because of their footwear, and 17 pct
of the female motorists kept a pair of shoes in their vehicle to change while driving. However, on...
Intensity of Rheumatoid Arthritis Significantly Reduced by Pregnancy
...eeks postpartum. The RA improvement was seen in 40 pct
of patients. Furthermore, 64 pct
of patients remained relatively stable or improved postpartum. Only a third of patients (36 pct) exp...