Eating bad foods increases the risk of depression

Eating foods high in trans-fats and saturated fats increases the risk of depression, according to a Spanish study published in the US, confirming previous studies that linked “junk food” with the disease. Researchers also showed that some products, such as olive oil, which is high in healthy omega-9 fatty acids, can fight against the risk […]

Why pretending you’re younger is the healthiest lie

Forget about the bad ‘mutton-dressed-as-lamb’ association, because a study has found that feeling younger than your age has its benefits! Do you keep your age a secret? Now you don’t have to feel guilty about pretending that you’re a few years younger than you are, because, as it turns out, feeling younger than your actual […]

Meds lower risk of HIV in couples having cond0mless se*x

Antiretroviral therapy vastly lowers the risk of spreading HIV for couples in which one partner has the virus and the other does not, even when they have condomless sex, researchers said Tuesday. The study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) is the largest of its kind to examine the question of how […]

France’s health system to reimburse cost of cond0ms in fight against STDs

The French government said Tuesday it would take the rare step of reimbursing prescription-bought condoms to combat the spread of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.The measure, which covers French-made Eden condoms obtained on prescription from a doctor or midwife, was announced ahead of World AIDS Day on Saturday. Produced by Majorelle laboratories and sold […]