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Does a name really matter? It seems that gender stereotypes play a major role in weather related deaths. Lead researcher Dr. Kiju Jung of the University of Illinois reports that significantly more deaths occur during a hurricane given a feminine name as opposed to that of one given a male name. For instance, we all
Medicare and the Transgendered Population There is a major breakthrough for the transgendered community. Medicare will implement a new policy covering sex-reassignment surgery on a case-by-case basis. These procedures will be considered medically necessary for those who do not identify with their biological sex, a disorder called gender dysphoria. To read more….
We know that stress takes a toll on everybody. News from researcher, Pam Factor-Litvak, PhD, Department of Epidemiology at Columbia University, reports that high stress levels in men may reduce the quality of their sperm and cause fertility problems. It is fascinating that job stress did not affect the quality of the semen, but interestingly
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