Did gonorrhea give us grandparents?

Summary: Researchers have identified a set of genetic mutations that protect against cognitive decline in older people. A new study suggests that selective pressure from infectious pathogens like gonorrhea may have favored the emergence of…

Prince George moves to cure ALS

The fight to end one of the most devastating diseases a person can face returned to Lheidli T'enneh Memorial Park on Sunday. The community came together for the annual fundraiser, now called the Moving to cure ALSto raise funds…

How often should we change our sheets?

We all definitely cover our mattresses, cribs, or other sleeping surfaces with the sheets. Beautiful linens not only grab the attention of everyone who enters the room, but they are also essential for our personal hygiene and cleanliness.…

Aeterna Zentaris will present at

Live videowebcast eo on Wednesday June 15e at 12:30 p.m. ET TORONTO, ONTARIO, June 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS) (TSX: AEZS) (“Aeterna” or the “Company”), a specialty biopharmaceutical company developing and…

What does blood in semen mean?

IntroductionInfection or inflammationDuct BlockageTumorsVascular problemsDiseasesOrgan injuryManagement of hematospermiaDo prostate diseases cause hematospermia?References Semen is a fluid made up of sperm as well as fluids from the…

The importance of HIV/STD testing

Often when people delay getting tested for HIV and STDs, it's because of stigma. Or just not wanting to know the actual answer to a question that your brain can't seem to put out. But the reasons for knowing your status…