Direct-to-consumer fertility tests confuse and mislead consumers, Penn study shows

PHILADELPHIA — Direct-to-consumer hormone-based «fertility testing» for women is viewed by consumers as both an alternative, empowering tool for family planning, and a confusing and misleading one, according to the results of a new study from Penn Medicine. Findings from the small, first-of-its-kind ethnographic study reinforce the need for consumer education around the purpose and…

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Skin Care Tips after 40 for a Younger Look

How to change your beauty ritual and what means to add to it to keep branding yourself at the age of 40? Add moisturizing Yes, we constantly talk about this in almost every beauty text, but the older you get, the more meaning our recommendation takes. Moisturizing has recently become a synonym for youth, and…

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Latest Brow Trend: Soap Brows

Modern trends often seem senseless and wild. One of them is soap eyebrows. We do not urge you to immediately follow this fashion. But in case you definitely want to try it – below you will find a tutorial on how to do this without spending too much money. It is not the first season…

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5 Types of Divorced Men

Everyone survives divorce in different ways. This article will tell you how men cope with worrying. Below we will talk about five types of divorced men. Hachiko He still has not let go his ex-wife. Spoiler: he won’t let her go – he will suffer and experience drama for a long time. There will always…

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Plan Your Play, Play Your Plan

Good morning. Straight talk, no malarkey: I don’t like New Year’s Eve. I grew up in New York City and work in Times Square, and my view of the holiday has always been informed by the crowds here and the fences that contain them, the way they wait and wait. Wake up, sheeple! It’s cold…

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Medical News Today: Cholesterol levels in young adults can predict heart disease risk

A recent study investigates the relationship between cholesterol levels in young adulthood and cardiovascular risk in later life — with interesting recommendations for further research. Share on PinterestA recent study looks at the long term impact of high cholesterol levels. Research has already well documented that high cholesterol levels can lead to heart disease, the…

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That Fenty Gent: Rihanna’s ‘Right Hand,’ Jahleel Weaver

At 33, Jahleel Weaver has pretty much won the celebrity-stylist lottery. As deputy creative director of Fenty, the women’s ready-to-wear and accessories line introduced by Rihanna in May, his days are spent working alongside a nine-time Grammy Award winner whose clothing brand is backed by LVMH, the French luxury conglomerate, and released to her passionate…

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Samoa Lifts State of Emergency After Deadly Measles Epidemic

SYDNEY, Australia — Samoa announced on Saturday that it would reopen schools and end restrictions on public gatherings as it lifted a six-week state of emergency in the aftermath of a measles epidemic that left scores of children and babies dead. Since September, more than 5,600 measles cases have been recorded in the Pacific island…

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Medical News Today: Mindfulness training may lower blood pressure

Long believed to be a calming activity, a new study provides evidence of the benefits of mindfulness in reducing high blood pressure. Share on PinterestA recent study uses mindfulness to address hypertension. There is anecdotal evidence that meditation and mindfulness training may be able to reduce high blood pressure and hypertension. However, clinical confirmation of…

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Christina Mandreucci, Robert Noel

Christina Marie Mandreucci and Robert Deane Noel Jr. were married Dec. 28 at the Ashford Estate, an events space in Allentown, N.J. The Rev. John M. O’Sullivan, a Catholic priest, performed the ceremony. The bride, 28, is the press secretary for the United States Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington. She graduated from Saint Joseph’s…

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