The term "man's best friend" is commonly used when it comes to dogs, and it is not hard to understand why. The loyalty of a dog toward its owner is something that cannot be questioned. But in recent years, the tables have turned and humans have become more reliant on dogs than ever before - to help save lives.According to The Humane Society of the United States, there are around 83.
Today's women are having their first child later in life. According to the CDC, women in the US bear their first child at an average age of 25.6. But a new study suggests a woman's employment status may influence the age of first childbirth, with prolonged temporary employment causing a woman to be childless up to the age of 35.
A follow-up study reveals that men suffering from prostate cancer who took fish oil supplements alongside a low-fat diet demonstrated changes in their cancer tissue that may indicate reduced cancer aggression. This is according to research published in the journal Cancer Prevention Research.Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among American men.
A part of the pancreas that produces and secretes insulin - and is therefore essential for maintaining normal blood sugar levels or responsible for diabetes - is largely inaccessible. But now, researchers have found a way to study the insulin-producing cells: by transferring them to the eye.