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Deep Ocean Minerals Might Improve Hemodynamic Response

A new study by an international team of academics, including a senior lecturer from the University of Derby, has shown that drinking a supplement containing deep ocean minerals could provide significant benefits to middle-aged men both during and after intensive exercise.

Low Sperm Count Relates Many Health Problems, New findings

A man's semen count is a marker of his general health, according to the largest study to date evaluating semen quality, reproductive function and metabolic risk in men referred for the fertility evaluation. The study results, in 5,177 male partners of infertile couples from Italy, will be presented Sunday at ENDO 2018, the Endocrine Society's 100th annual meeting in Chicago, Ill.

Many Hospitalized Children Receive Prophylactic Antibiotics

A new international study, published in the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society indicates that nearly a third of hospitalized children are receiving antibiotics to prevent bacterial infections rather than to treat them, and in many cases are receiving broad-spectrum antibiotics or combinations of antibiotics, which may accelerate the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and drug-resistant infections.