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Men with Zika 'should wait six months' before unprotected sex

26 March 2016, 18:09

Men who have been diagnosed with the Zika virus or have symptoms of the illness should wait at least six months before having unprotected sex, US health authorities say.

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21 March 2016, 12:35

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17 March 2016, 09:33

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Women with Zika in Tahiti had 1 percent birth defects risk

17 March 2016, 11:42

Women who got pregnant during a Zika outbreak in Tahiti two years ago had about a 1 percent chance of having a baby with an abnormally small head, according to a new study published Tuesday

Cleveland Clinic says first uterus transplant in US fails

10 March 2016, 12:37

The nation's first uterus transplant has failed, the Cleveland Clinic announced Wednesday, saying doctors had removed the organ.

21 clitorises: Genital mutilation is a hate crime against women

09 March 2016, 14:13

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09 March 2016, 13:04

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Foster mom of 3 received first US uterus transplant

08 March 2016, 14:06

A 26-year-old woman who is the foster mother of three boys was revealed on Monday to be the recipient of the first uterine transplant in the United States.

Red meat for athletes – part I

08 March 2016, 14:06

DietDoc outlines the important role of red meat in the diet of sportsmen and women.

Violence may raise a woman's risk for stroke

07 March 2016, 14:28

Women who suffered physical violence as adults were 1.5 times more likely to have narrowing of the neck blood vessels than those who did not, a study found.

Your weave or braids could cause hair loss

08 March 2016, 14:06

Almost half of black women surveyed have experienced hair loss - could braids, weaves and other hairstyles be to blame?

7 companies with the strangest policies

07 March 2016, 19:03

From smoking pot at work to not being allowed to be a hipster, these companies are very unique in the way they conduct business.

One alcoholic drink may temporarily endanger heart

04 March 2016, 15:03

But within 24 hours, that same beverage can be generally protective, a study suggests.

Young men more likely to engage in high-risk sex

04 March 2016, 12:16

A new study of the sexual habits of young people suggests that males are at least ten times more likely to engage in high-risk sexual behaviour than their female counterparts.

Beauty is not in the eye of the beholder

07 March 2016, 11:01

Marisa Crous says that’s because the beholder is an idiot.

INFOGRAPHIC: The ‘diet’ foods that make you fat

04 March 2016, 13:38

Here are the so-called 'healthy' foods that are actually bad for you.

Popular smartphone app fails to measure blood pressure: study

03 March 2016, 12:09

A popular smartphone app that claims to measure blood pressure is highly inaccurate and may mislead users about their health, said a US study Wednesday.

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