Friday, July 5, 2019

Why women live longer

According to the latest figures from INSEE, a girl born in 2013 can hope to live until 2097, exactly 84.8 years. For little boys, on the other hand, the prognosis is only 78.4 years, that is almost six and a half years difference.

The benefits of mammography after 75 years

Women over the age of 75 who do not have regular breast cancer screenings would be at risk for higher mortality when diagnosed with cancer. This is shown in a US study presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) conference in Washington, DC, April 6-10.

Diabetics take risks to lose weight

"Diabulimia" ... Just the word is scary. This term used by the British is actually a contraction of "diabetes" and "bulimia" which refers to those type 1 diabetics who do not respect their treatment and reduce their insulin dose to lose weight. "I admit that I did not know the expression diaboulimie," , but we all know this phenomenon. And these are extremely difficult situations to manage. "

Why our hair falls more in autumn

"In the fall, every year I lose a lot more hair than the rest of the year. Every morning when I brush them, I feel like removing handles. Some days it's scary, I feel like I'm going to finish bald "confides Nathalie, 32 years old. As this young mother of a family, it is mainly women who suffer from these seasonal falls of hair. 

Anorexia can wake up after 50 years

To watch each morning in the mirror, weigh yourself after each meal, in short have the perfect body obsession, is not the prerogative of teenagers. It would seem that wisdom does not necessarily come with age. Indeed, according to an American study published in the journal International Journal of eating disorders, eating disorders also cause deaths in women over 50 years. 

A womb of mother and daughter

Bringing a child to life through the womb of his mother is the unique experience that two young Swedish women are about to experience. Aged about thirty years, they want to become a mother but can not because they have no uterus. One had her uterus removed because she had cancer of the cervix, and the other was born without a uterus, a victim of a rare disease called Rokitanski's syndrome.

Future moms encouraged to heal their caries

A baby, a tooth! It was customary to say that each pregnancy was translated for the mother by the loss of a tooth. This is very excessive, but a team at Inseam still shows that oral prevention should be emphasized in future mothers. 

Anxiety: meditation would not only be good

From personal development books to cognitive therapy sessions at Saint Anne's Hospital in Paris, meditation is increasingly popular in France as in other Western countries. However, this technique inspired by Buddhism may not have that good, warns a study published in the journal Plos One .

Depression: the Mediterranean diet protects the elderly

Following a lifelong Mediterranean diet can protect seniors from depression, according to new research presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association . 

Food neophobia causes chronic diseases

Food neophobia increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes, according to a new study . Food neophobia is when a person refuses to taste and eat foods that they do not know. As a result, the quality of the diet can drop and lead to chronic diseases .

Why women live longer

According to the latest figures from INSEE, a girl born in 2013 can hope to live until 2097, exactly 84.8 years.  For little boys, on the...