Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

( CNN) Sudan’s ecosystems and natural resources are deteriorating. Temperatures are rising, water supplies are scarce, soil fertility is low and severe droughts are common. After years of desertification, its rich biodiversity is under threat and drought has hindered the fight against hunger. This burden is affecting is not merely the country’s food security and…

The Effect of Stress Incontinence Operations on Sex Functions: Laparoscopic Burch versus Transvaginal Tape-O. – UroToday

The Effect of Stress Incontinence Operations on Sexual Functions: Laparoscopic Burch versus Transvaginal Tape-O . UroToday Stress urinary incontinence( SUI) has some negative emotional and physical effects on sex functions. In this study, we aimed to question the effects of surgical therapy of stress incontinence on sex function using the Pelvic Organ Prolapse …

A Phase of Opinion: Why it’s getting harder to lose track of hour – BBC News

Image copyright Alamy We are surrounded by time-pieces, clocks and ticking devices. Have we been tyrannised by the idea of “now”, asks Will Self. Franz Kafka’s Metamorphosis is one of the best-known pieces of 20th Century fiction – best-known, but not inevitably most-read. Rather, in common with Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray, Kafka’s…

Genes That Change Alzheimer’s Timing Identified

The immense suffering of a Colombian family could help scientists develop therapies to delay the symptoms of dementia.The huge household carriesa gene that watches many fall victim to early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. Now research has uncovered other genes that decide just how long people get before the disease constructs itself felt. One of the Spanish Conquistadors…

Take steps to prevent holiday season depression – Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Morning Telegraph Take measures to prevent holiday season depression Tyler Morning Telegraph Don’t let the holidays become a free-for-all. Overindulgence simply adds to your stress and remorse. Have a healthy snack before holiday parties so that you don’t go overboard on sweets, cheese or beverages. Get plenty of sleep and incorporate regular …

Beddit 3 knows if you’ve been sleeping. It knows if you’re awake.

Jolted into existence with a $500,000 Indiegogo campaign back in 2013, followed by a version 2 that was sold in Apple Stores all over the world, Bedditis back with a third generation of its popular addition to the Quantified Self movement: sleep tracking. The product went on sale in September and immediately sold out, and…

Trump’s Family Planning Cuts Would Cause Global Side Effects

By Rachel Sullivan Robinson, American University School of International Service President Donald Trump is resulting an assault on family planning around the world. Most recently, his administration cut off U.S. contributions to the United Nations Population Fund, which provides and funds reproductive health services in poor countries. That follows his reinstatement of what’s known as…