Tag Archives: Affect

High blood pressure: Three ways the condition can affect your eyes – are you at risk?

High blood pressure is often dubbed the “silent killer” because the condition rarely shows symptoms until it is serious. One in four people in the UK live with the condition without realising it. If left untreated it can damage vital functions in the body, including the eyes. There are three main ways the condition can… Read More »

Can Gut Bacteria Affect Mental Health?

The relationship between gut microbial metabolism and mental health has been much debated. But now, a new study published in the scientific journal Nature Microbiology hints at a connection between specific gut bacteria, depression and poor quality of life, reports the VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology, a life sciences research institute based in Flanders, Belgium.… Read More »

Weight Loss Surgery Does Increase Testosterone Levels but Don't Affect Sperms Much : study

Even though weight loss or bariatric surgery may increase the testosterone levels to improve sexual satisfaction in men, it may not affect sperm quality, finds a new study. The results of this study are published in the Obesity Surgery journal. Men who have undergone bariatric surgery as a long-term way of losing weight might also… Read More »