Tag Archives: Scientists

Diet for One? Scientists Stalk the Dream of Personalized Nutrition – The New York Times

A decade ago, spurred by the success of the Human Genome Project and the affordability of genetic sequencing, scientists began to explore the promise of “nutrigenomics.” Could personalized nutrition, informed by knowledge of an individual’s DNA, help prevent and even treat diet-related diseases? The results of early studies from Harvard, Stanford and elsewhere were compelling:… Read More »

Scientists claim swallowing semen could reduce chance of recurrent miscarriage

Women who regularly perform oral sex on their partner may be less likely to suffer from miscarriages, according to new research. A study by scientists at Leiden University Medical Centre claims that swallowing semen is good for a woman’s immune system which could help to protect a foetus during pregnancy. The researchers looked into the… Read More »