Exercises Your Bones Will Thank You For + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: how certain exercises may be able to improve bone health in women, the dangers of playing football, and the potential decline in male fertility.
Despite living in a nation with extensive knowledge of human physiology and health, millions of Americans still suffer from diseases that are elusive–or even completely misunderstood.
The New York Times
After examining the brains of 111 professional football players, a neuropathologist finds nearly all to have C.T.E., the degenerative disease linked to repetitive brain trauma.
In his weekly Sweat Science column, Alex Hutchinson examines a new study that finds short bursts of exercise may have positive impacts on bone health in women.
How will falling sperm counts impact America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand? New findings, deemed “an urgent wake-up call,” cut to the gist of the matter.