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Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Is sperm nutritious?

Sperm is biological substance that is contained in bodily fluid called spermatic fluid secreted by males in order to fertilize the eggs of the females. It is through the union of a sperm cell and egg cell that humans are conceived.

No, this video is not about the hotly debated family planning bill. This is about the myth which says that sperm is nutritious.

Toasted Skin Syndrome

We have heard the health hazards of the new electronic gadgets these days such as the increased risk of developing brain cancer, Facebook addiction, eye problems and all.

Another health problem first described in 2004 is a computer-induced lesion caused by resting a laptop on the thighs. The heat generated by a laptop is enough to cause burns, which may increase the risk of developing skin cancers.

Researchers in Switzerland reported a 10-year old boy, the youngest patient known to have the laptop-induced dermatosis, who developed a sponge-patterned discoloration on his left thigh after playing computer games with his laptop resting on his upper legs a few hours per day for several months.

The condition could be prevented by placing a heat insulator in between the skin and the computer, say the laptop's casing. Read more below.