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Women still left out of much medical research

(HealthDay)—Your sex matters when it comes to your health, yet women may still be an afterthought in research studies. Despite policies and grant requirements to include females in research studies, many researchers still don’t analyze their data by sex, a new study found. If researchers don’t look at their results by sex, it’s impossible to […]

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Warmer temperatures slow COVID-19 transmission, but not by much

It is well known that rates of transmission of some respiratory viruses, including influenza, tend to fall during the summer months. As COVID-19 has spread across the globe, questions have been raised about whether warming temperatures, humidity and UV index might slow, or even halt, the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. These […]

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A lot of fat, no carbs: Ketogenic diet against flu?

People who eat ketogen, to take up a lot of fat and little carbs, by eating mainly meat, fish, poultry and vegetables without starch. May this diet protects against flu, researchers at the Yale University report in the United States, after experiments with mice. Mice with a high-fat, carbohydrate-poor Taste, were fed, were able to […]