Health

NYU’s Medical School Goes Tuition Free

NYU’s Medical School Goes Tuition Free

In a surprise move, New York University will grand full scholarships to all current and future students attempting their School of Medicine. Roughly $450 million in grants made the move possible, including $100 million from Kenneth Langone, the founder of Home Depot, who sits on the board of trustees. NYU …

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Trying to Make a Baby? Men, Eat Some Nuts.

Trying to Make a Baby? Men, Eat Some Nuts.

The BBC is reporting that researchers have found that men who eat a handful of mixed almonds, walnuts and hazelnuts daily have higher quality sperm. Sperm counts in the Western world have declined due to pollution, smoking and diet. Roughly one in seven couples have difficulty getting pregnant and 40-50% …

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Drink Up! Coffee Linked to Longer Life.

Drink Up! Coffee Linked to Longer Life.

Here’s another great reason to enjoy that morning cup while you catch up on news. The National Cancer Institute has released findings that coffee drinkers are less likely to die early than people who don’t drink coffee. And before you get snobby, this includes all types of coffee, from the …

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An HIV Vaccine May Being Human Trials in 2019

An HIV Vaccine May Being Human Trials in 2019

Here is some fantastic news you may have missed before the weekend began. A new experimental HIV vaccine is set to being human trials in 2019. It has neutralized dozens of HIV strains in mice, guinea pigs and monkeys, so scientists are hopeful that it will be effective against a …

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South Korea May Soon Outlaw Eating Dogs

South Korea May Soon Outlaw Eating Dogs

Man’s best friend could soon have a new outlook on life in South Korea… A South Korean court has ruled that it is now illegal to kill dogs for meat. Animal rights activists applauded the decision and hope to take it even further by outlawing the consumption of canines altogether. …

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More Melons Recalled for Salmonella Outbreak

More Melons Recalled for Salmonella Outbreak

Don’t purchase pre-cut fruit, friends. In Wisconsin, residents are being warned not to eat Costco’s pre-cut melons and the mixed-fruit salads that include them. Supplied by Caito Foods, the melons have been sickening people in multiple states. Over 30 people have been hospitalized in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio after …

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