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Q. Do excessive use Cellphones Cause Infertility in men?
Research Into Trying To Unravel The Mystery Behind The Increasing Infertility Ratios In Males Has Led To Studies On The Possibility Of Mobile Phone Being One Of The Contributors Scientists Have Been Studying The Impact Of Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Radiation And Also The Heat Emanating From The Phone Circuits Or Through Radiation Disrupting Sperm Production Cycles And The Quality Of Sperms Though The Result Is Not Conclusive And Not Widely Accepted By The Medical Fraternity But Studies Published In Various Medical Journals Have Found A Link Between Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Waves Emitted From Cell Phones And Infertility The Research Was Done Keeping The Phone On An Active Call I E Communicating With Phone In Trouser Pocket Or Holster On Belt Through A Bluetooth Device Or Earphones Headphones They Found That Semen Exposed To These Waves Had Higher Levels Of Damaging Free Radicals Lower Sperm Motility The Ability Of Sperm To Move Properly Towards An Egg Viability The Proportion Of Sperm That Were Alive And Possibly Greater Oxidative Stress While Having No Significant Impact On Dna There Are Still A Wide Range Of Other Studies That Have Refuted These Claims True Or Not As More Studies Are Conducted To Confirm The Gravity And Health Risks From Mobile Radiation Consumers Especially Men Can Adopt Some Precautionary Habits Such As Avoiding Carrying A Cell Phone On The Belt Or In Your Trouser Pocket When On An Active Call
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Q. Are eggs good or bad for my cholesterol? Curejoy expert answers
The Answer To This Is That Chicken Eggs Do Raise Cholesterol Levels But Its Impact On Heart Health Is Fairly Misunderstood It Is True That A Single Medium Sized Egg Contains 186 Mg 62 Of The Recommended Daily Intake Of Cholesterol All Of Which Is Found In The Yolk The Whites Are Free Of Cholesterol And Rich In Protein Most Experts Have Recommended That For A Healthy Individual Ideally A Single Egg Should Do No Harm If He Manages To Keep The Rest Of The Cholesterol Intake In Check For People With Heart Disease And Diabetes The Dietary Limit Of 200 Mg Is A Bit Tough To Meet Having Said This The Real Story Of How Our Body Reacts To Cholesterol In The Diet Is Fairly Intriguing And Alters Our Perception About Cholesterol The Villain While It Is True That Higher Cholesterol Levels In The Blood Are Detrimental To Heart Health The Truth Is That Cholesterol Is Super Critical Element For A Healthy Body It Is A Structural Molecule That Is An Essential Part Of Every Single Cell Membrane And An Essential Element In Making Steroid Hormones Like Testosterone Estrogen And Cortisol Not Relying On Diet To Provide Cholesterol The Liver Is Programmed To Produce Cholesterol Needed For Vital Processes On Its Own If You Introduce Cholesterol Rich Food Into The Body The Liver Correspondingly Lowers The Production Ensuring Healthy Levels Are Maintained So Even With A Cholesterol Loaded Diet Your Cholesterol Levels Remain Fairly Stable Studies Have Shown That Eggs Increase Hdl Good Cholesterol Levels Reduce Triglyceride Levels Omega 3 Enriched Eggs And Maintain Sometimes Slightly Increase Ldl Levels Additionally It Provides Vital Protein Vitamins B12 And D Riboflavin Folate Antioxidants Lutein And Zeaxanthine And Choline A Brain Nutrient Studies Show That Eggs Change The Ldl Particles From Small Dense Ldl To Large Ldl Which Actually Lowers The Risk Of Heart Disease So Even If Eggs Cause Mild Increases In Total And Ldl Cholesterol Levels This Is Not A Cause For Concern The Science Is Clear That Up To 3 Whole Eggs Per Day Are Perfectly Safe For Healthy People Who Are Trying To Stay Healthy But Diabetics Who Eat Eggs Are At An Increased Risk Of Heart Disease Note Not All Eggs Are The Same Most Eggs At The Supermarket Are From Chickens That Are Raised In Factories And Fed Grain Based Feeds The Healthiest Eggs Are Omega 3 Enriched Eggs Or Eggs From Hens That Are Raised On Pasture These Eggs Are Much Higher In Omega 3s And Important Fat Soluble Vitamins
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Q. Is soda really bad for your kidneys?
Yes Multiple Studies Have Proven The Disturbing Link Between Soda And Kidney Damage Latest Research Suggests That Drinking Two Or More Cola Dark Soda Drinks Including Diet Sodas Each Day May Double Your Risk For Chronic Kidney Disease The Main Ingredient In Most Soda Drinks That Contributes To Kidney Dysfunction And Stone Formation Is Phosphoric Acid Even Sodas Without This Acid Still Contribute To Kidney Damage Due To The Presence Of Fructose The Most Prominent Sweetener In Regular Sodas Colas Use Either Glucose Fructose Or High Fructose Corn Syrup Which Has Been Blamed For Damaging Kidney Cells And Its Role In Kidney Stone Formation If You Felt That Diet Sodas Are Better As They Substitute The Fructose With Artificial Aspartame And Hence Protect You From Kidney Damage You Are Far From The Truth Though Not Linked Directly To Artificial Sweeteners Studies On Regular Drinkers 2 Diet Sodas Day Showed A Significant Decline In Their Kidneys Ability To Filter Wastes From The Bloodstream If You Can Limit Your Intake To Fewer Than Two Sodas Diet Or Regular You Should Be Able To Moderate Or Avoid Its Negative Impact Completely Pick Up Natural Water Or Other Healthy Alternatives The Next Time You Feel The Bubbly Urge Inside You
- Our Expert answered this 2 days ago
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Q. Will eating after 9 PM cause weight gain?
This Is A Myth That You Can Scribble Off Your Myths List The Time Of Day Has No Bearing On Fat Storage And Weight Gain The Fact Is Weight Gain Is A Function Of Total Calories Consumed V S A Person S Energy Expenditure And Metabolic Rate As The Digestive System Religiously Does It S Job Whether You Ask It To The Notion Of Having A Fixed Cut Off Time Was To Program People To Stop Eating 3 Hours Prior To Hitting The Bed Keeping Digestion And Personal Comfort In Mind As The Day Winds Down Your Metabolism Does Slow Down And A Full Stomach Means Asking Your Digestive System To Overwork While It S Trying To Shut Down This Doesn T Lead To Weight Gain But Going To Sleep On A Full Stomach Leads To Fitful Sleep Gas And Indigestion As Your Digestive Functions Are Working And Not At Rest Also Late Night Eating Binging Normally Isn T Fueled By Hunger But Driven By Habit Boredom Tiredness Or Stress Calorie Dense Food Is Far More Appealing Than Preparing And Consuming A Well Balanced Healthier Meal When You Re Tired And Just Want To Relax In Front Of The Tv Or With Friends Family So You End Up With Chips Cookies Chocolate Pizza And Ice Cream On Your Plate Most Days A Fixed Time Deters Many From Eating Too Much Of Junk Food At One Go The Later You Eat Lower The Chances That You Wake With Real Hunger And Appetite Making You Skip Breakfast Which Helps Control Calorie Intake Throughout The Day So Finally Your Total Caloric Intake For The Day Is What Matters Not The Time At Which You Eat Your Calories Eating Late At Night Won T Make You Fat But Eat Mindfully To Satisfy Real Hunger Rather Than Stress Or Boredom In Any Case Avoid Overeating As Your Body Will Store The Extra Calories As Fat No Matter What Time You Consume Them
- Our Expert answered this 3 days ago
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Q. Can cracking your knuckles cause arthritis?
If You Are A Parent Concerned That Your Child S Knuckle Cracking Habit Might Be A Disorder Or Weakness That Might Lead To Something Serious Like Arthritis Then You Need Not Worry Painless Cracking Of Joints Is Not Harmful And Does Not Cause Arthritis Cracking Of Joints Natural Or Deliberate Like Knuckle Cracking Also Referred To As Popping Is A Form Of Joint Manipulation And Tendons Snapping Over Tissues To Adjust Their Gliding Paths That Produces A Popping Or Cracking Sound Synovial Fluid The Lubricant And Nutrient Source For Joint Cartilage Cells Contains Dissolved Gases Like Oxygen Nitrogen And Carbon Dioxide Deliberate Cracking Of Knuckles Increases Pressure In The Joint Capsule Forcing The Synovial Fluid To Expand Since The Fluid Cannot Expand Beyond A Certain Limit The Dissolved Gases Especially Nitrogen Escape Out Of The Fluid Rapidly Causing The Cracking Or Popping Sound If Cracking Is Accompanied By Pain There Could Be Underlying Abnormalities Of The Structures Of The Joint Such As Loose Cartilage Damage To Ligaments That Surround The Joint Or Dislocation Of Tendons While Cracking Your Knuckles Is Not Linked To Causing Arthritis There May Be A Connection To Soft Tissue Injuries
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