Sperm donations from dead men is “ethically permissible,” say doctors seeking to tackle the shortage of living donors in the UK. A study published in the Journal of Medical Ethics Monday proposed that men should be able to “register their desire to donate
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Across the U.S., people with early dementia are signing new advance directives to confirm their end-of-life wishes while they still have the ability to do so. But doctors say the documents may offe…
Hard water is said to contain enough magnesium to keep the heart healthy, lowering the risk of heart attack.
"Every single day that went by, I was losing the opportunity to better myself."