r/science 4d ago All-Seeing Upvote Take My Energy Shocked

Health Meta-analysis shows a stronger sex drive in men compared to women. Men more often think and fantasize about sex, more often experience sexual affect like desire, and more often engage in masturbation than women.

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r/science 3d ago Helpful

Health Study finds that a higher vegetable, but not potato, intake might help mitigate type 2 diabetes risk, partly by reducing BMI. However, when researchers separated boiled potatoes from mashed potatoes, fries or crisps, boiled potatoes were no longer associated with a higher risk of diabetes.

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r/science 9d ago All-Seeing Upvote Wholesome (Pro) Silver Helpful

Health Plant-based diet can cut bowel cancer risk in men by 22%, says study | Nutrition

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r/science 2d ago Silver

Health Nearly 1,000 overdoses reversed using naloxone distributed through vending machine

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r/science 26d ago Silver Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote

Health For more than 14% of people who use insulin in the U.S., insulin costs consume at least 40% of their available income, a new study finds

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r/science 9d ago Giggle Helpful

Health Cannabis oil failed to improve pain or quality of life in palliative care cancer patients, study shows | Australia news

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Health Adverse childhood experiences linked to excessive alcohol consumption in college students

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r/science 13d ago Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote Ally Narwhal Salute

Health Federally Funded Study Shows Marijuana Legalization Is Not Associated With Increased Teen Use

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r/science 6d ago All-Seeing Upvote

Health Major obesity advance takes out targeted fat depots anywhere in the body

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r/science 23d ago Silver Wholesome

Health Marijuana May Hurt Smokers More than Cigarettes Alone

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r/science Nov 06 '22 Silver Gold Wholesome I Voted

Health Alcohol death toll is growing, US government reports say

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r/science Nov 02 '22 Helpful I'll Drink to That

Health 1 in 5 deaths of US adults 20 to 49 is from excessive drinking, study shows | CNN

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r/science 7d ago Silver Helpful Wholesome Heartwarming

Health COVID-19 vaccines. The study of more than 800,000 patients found that the vaccines remain effective in preventing death in adolescents and children, regardless of which variants are predominant (Delta, Omicron, etc.).

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r/science 3d ago

Health Paying obese people cash to lose weight doubles their rate of fat loss. The study showed participants in the cash-incentive groups lost the 10lbs (4.5kg) target within six months, but those in the other group only got half way to the target

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r/science 18d ago Wholesome Silver Helpful

Health Testosterone levels help explain why women tend to experience lower sexual desire for their partners. Sexual desire for one’s partner — also called dyadic sexual desire — plays an important role in healthy long-term relationships.

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r/science 16d ago

Health Despite high heterogeneity across studies, these results indicate that children and adolescents on plant-based diets, especially those on vegan and macrobiotic diets, may be at risk of developing vitamin B12 deficiency.

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r/science 5d ago

Health Overweight women most likely to suffer long covid. The study is one of the largest studies on long Covid in the UK. It shows that having a higher BMI is linked with the condition, and that women are more likely to experience long Covid than men.

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r/science Nov 05 '22 Got the W Evil Cackle Silver Helpful Wholesome hehehehe

Health Transgender adults have a 27 percent chance of having at least one disability at age twenty and a 39 percent chance at age fifty-five, which is nearly twice the rate of their cisgender counterparts at both ages.

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r/science 25d ago All-Seeing Upvote Helpful

Health Long COVID study suggests lost connections between neurons may explain cognitive symptoms

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r/science 7d ago Helpful All-Seeing Upvote

Health Vaccine prompts HIV antibodies in 97 per cent of people in small study

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r/science 16d ago Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote

Health Researchers find an abundance of microplastics in placentas and meconium samples. They found traces of MPs in all samples, mainly polyurethane (PU) and polyamide (PA). More than three-quarters of the MPs were between 20 and 50 μm in size

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r/science 28d ago Helpful Take My Energy Looking

Health Disproportionate experiences with sexual violence help explain gender differences in mental health problems

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r/science 2d ago All-Seeing Upvote

Health Consistent exercise can change not just waistlines but the very molecules in the human body that influence how genes behave, a new study of twins indicates.

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r/science Nov 03 '22 Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote

Health Just one surface crack on a Teflon-coated pan can release about 9100 plastic particles, found researchers

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r/science 23d ago Silver

Health New fentanyl vaccine could prevent opioid from entering the brain -- An Immunconjugate Vaccine Alters Distribution and Reduces the Antinociceptive, Behavioral and Physiological Effects of Fentanyl in Male and Female Rats

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