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Your Lifestyle May Impair Fertility
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Your Lifestyle May Impair Fertility

"The major problem is that we don't know the causes of male infertility, and current diagnoses and treatment (are) not causal-based," said Sarah Kimmins, a Université de Montréal professor and member of the research group. "It's a one size fits all." There are limited therapeutic options for infertile guys, she adds, and the diagnosis is "really outdated. It hasn't altered in almost 50 years. So the treatment falls on the woman, whether it's her fertility issue or his." According to the World Health Organization, one out of every six couples has infertility, with men accounting for half of all occurrences. According to research, behavioral and environmental factors play a significant effect in male fertility. According to Kimmins, these include increased exposure to hormone-disrupting s...
New AI Algorithms for Predicting Sudden Cardiac Death
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New AI Algorithms for Predicting Sudden Cardiac Death

concern, contributing to 10% to 20% of overall mortality. Traditional approaches have often struggled to pinpoint high-risk individuals, particularly on a personal level, making this discovery profoundly impactful. Lead author Xavier Jouven, a distinguished professor of cardiology and epidemiology at the Paris Cardiovascular Research Center, Inserm, and the University of Paris in France, introduced an innovative approach that transcends the conventional focus on cardiovascular risk factors. This approach encompasses all medical information available in electronic health records, potentially revolutionizing our understanding and management of sudden cardiac death. Advertisement The research findings, set to be present...