October 26, 2010
New Polio Vaccine Shows Major Advantages:
A new bivalent oral vaccine
that targets two deadly strains of polio -- types 1 and 3 --
triggers a stronger immune response than the existing trivalent
vaccine and an immune response that's similar to monovalent
vaccines, a new study shows.
Dietary Fats Seem to Affect Sperm Quality
Men who eat foods
containing a lot of saturated fats -- think burgers and fries --
and monounsaturated fats may be harming their sperm, a new study by
Harvard researchers suggests.
Fish Oil Might Help Fight Gum Disease
Eating even moderate
amounts of omega-3 fatty acids, typically found in foods such as
salmon and other fatty fish, may help ward off gum disease, new