Tuesday, September 2, 2014
          

Proton Therapy Gives Pierre Man A Clean Bill Of Health, Minus The Side Effects

Posted in Prostate Cancer

Capjournal.com 8/19/2014

"... The National Cancer Institute said about 15.3 percent of men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point in their lives, going by recent data. There are about 147.8 new cases of prostate cancer per 100,000 men each year, and 23.0 deaths per 100,000 men each year. In 2011, about 2,707,821 men were living with prostate cancer in the United States. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.capjournal.com/news/proton-therapy-gives-pierre-man-a-clean-bill-of-health/article_466e0fe4-267d-11e4-8b1e-001a4bcf887a.html 

Weight Loss Differs Between The Sexes

Posted in Weight Loss

Triblive.com 8/19/2014

"... You're not imagining it: There really are differences between the way men and women diet, lose weight and respond to exercise. Some differences stem from biology; other differences are behavioral. Though many of these seem to give men a head start, they shouldn't be taken to imply that guys have it easy. No matter who you are or where you're starting, the road to your ideal weight is difficult at best, and confusing for most. ..."

Read the entire article: http://triblive.com/usworld/nation/6631830-74/women-weight-tend#axzz3Ar2mkKJS 

Common Chemicals May Lower Testosterone Levels, Study Finds

Posted in Sex/Fertility

Nih.gov 8/19/2014

"... Exposure to certain chemicals commonly found in plastics and other products is associated with lower levels of testosterone in men, women and children, a new study says. Testosterone is the main sex hormone in men, but it is also involved in a variety of functions in both men and women, including brain function, bone density, physical growth, strength and heart health. The University of Michigan researchers studied exposure to chemicals called phthalates and testosterone levels in more than 2,200 people who took part in the 2011-12 U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. ..."

Are Child Custody Laws That Treat Parental Gatekeeping Like Child Abuse Long Overdue?

Posted in Child Custody

Huffingtonpost.com 8/18/2014

"... Children need, want, and deserve an ongoing close relationship with both parents following a divorce or break-up. I am an advocate of shared parenting for this reason. This article asks.....if one of the parents isn't allowing the other parent to see the children -- is that child abuse? ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/b-robert-farzad/are-specific-child-custody-gatekeeping_b_5666848.html 

Why Great Husbands Are Being Abandoned

Posted in Divorce

Huffingtonpost.com 8/18/2014

"... Fifty percent of marriages are still ending in divorce, and women continue to be the gender that initiates those endings. In the past, their reasons for leaving most often had to do with infidelity, neglect, or abuse. Now they're dumping men who are faithful, attentive, and respectful, the very men they said they have always wanted. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/randi-gunther/marriage-advice_b_5666990.html

Stasi: Robin Williams’ $30M Alimony To Ex-Wives Contributed To His Death

Posted in Alimony

Nydailynews.com 8/18/2014

"... Did alimony kill Robin Williams? At least in part it sure did. While states are finally, gradually catching up to the modern age in terms of alimony (now they call it “maintenance” — as in “high maintenance”) the practice of men paying women because they once were married is not just primitive but, yes, sexist. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/stasi-robin-williams-30m-alimony-ex-wives-contributed-death-article-1.1906241





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