Male depression may lower pregnancy chances among infertile couples

Among couples being treated for infertility, depression in the male partner was linked to lower pregnancy chances, while depression in the female partner was not found to influence the rate of live birth, according to a new study. The study also linked a class of antidepressants known as non-selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (non-SSRIs) to a higher risk of early pregnancy loss among females being treated for infertility.
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Suicide Is Rising Among American Farmers As They Struggle To Keep Afloat

Farm-state lawmakers are concerned that political fighting about the “Farm Bill” could endanger a critical rural safety net and deepen a growing mental health crisis among farmers. Suicide hotlines have seen an uptick in calls as farmers worry that Washington politics over trade, tariffs and the bill could make it harder to keep farms afloat.


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Poll finds minimal interest in royal wedding among Britons

Poll finds minimal interest in royal wedding among BritonsTwo in three Britons are “not interested” in Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding this weekend, according to a new poll published on Tuesday. The YouGov survey found 66 percent of British people were uninterested in the upcoming nuptials — with around a third “not interested at all”. The poll, commissioned by anti-monarchy campaign group Republic, questioned 1,615 Britons over two days late last week.


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Poll finds minimal interest in royal wedding among Britons

Poll finds minimal interest in royal wedding among BritonsTwo in three Britons are “not interested” in Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding this weekend, according to a new poll published on Tuesday. The YouGov survey found 66 percent of British people were uninterested in the upcoming nuptials — with around a third “not interested at all”. The poll, commissioned by anti-monarchy campaign group Republic, questioned 1,615 Britons over two days late last week.


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Eight children under 16 among Gaza dead: Palestinian envoy to UN

Eight children under 16 among Gaza dead: Palestinian envoy to UNIsraeli fire claimed the lives of eight children under the age of 16 on Monday during violent clashes on the Israel-Gaza border over the US embassy opening in Jerusalem, according to the Palestinian envoy to the UN. “We condemn in the strongest terms these atrocities by the Israeli occupying forces, using this massive fire power against civilians who have the right to demonstrate peacefully — and they have been demonstrating peacefully,” said Ambassador Riyad Mansour.


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Cannabis use up among parents with children in the home

Cannabis use increased among parents who smoke cigarettes, as well as among non-smoking parents, according to a new study. Cannabis use was nearly four times more common among cigarette smokers compared with non-smokers. Until now, little had been known about current trends in the use of cannabis among parents with children in the home, the prevalence of exposure to both tobacco and cannabis, and which populations might be at greatest risk.
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A mother and her children were among seven killed in Australia's first mass shooting in 22 years

  1. A mother and her children were among seven killed in Australia’s first mass shooting in 22 years  Washington Post
  2. Australian Police Identify Victims in Worst Mass Shooting Since 1996  New York Times
  3. Margaret River shooting: Relatives ‘stunned’ by killings  BBC News
  4. Margaret River massacre: Neighbour says grandfather Peter Miles ‘sounded strange’ before shooting deaths  The West Australian
  5. Seven people found dead in mass Western Australia tragedy in a home near Margaret River  NEWS.com.au
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Eleven Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria Thursday: monitor

Eleven Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria Thursday: monitorAt least 11 Iranians were among those killed in unprecedented Israeli strikes on Syria this week, a monitor said Saturday. “At least 27 pro-regime fighters were killed” in Thursday’s strikes, said Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. “The new report is due to the death of wounded or missing persons whose deaths have been confirmed,” Abdel Rahman said.


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Mom and 4 Children With Autism Among 7 Victims of Australian Murder-Suicide — and Grandfather Is Suspect

  1. Mom and 4 Children With Autism Among 7 Victims of Australian Murder-Suicide — and Grandfather Is Suspect  PEOPLE.com
  2. 7 Are Killed in Australia’s Worst Mass Shooting Since 1996  New York Times
  3. Probe into deaths of seven in WA continues  Yahoo News
  4. Seven people found dead in mass Western Australia tragedy in a home near Margaret River  NEWS.com.au
  5. Australian shooting: Deadliest since Port Arthur massacre  The Mercury News
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Four children among family of 7 found shot dead in west Australia

  1. Four children among family of 7 found shot dead in west Australia  Los Angeles Times
  2. 7 Dead in Australia’s Worst Mass Shooting Since 1996  New York Times
  3. ‘Horrific’ Mass Shooting Leaves 7 Dead in Australia, Including 4 Children  Newsweek
  4. Four children among seven dead in mass Western Australia shooting tragedy  9news.com.au
  5. Four children, three adults found dead in ‘mass tragedy’ in Western Australia  NEWS.com.au
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Four children among seven people found dead on property near Margaret River

  1. Four children among seven people found dead on property near Margaret River  The Guardian
  2. Seven people found dead in Western Australia, police say  BBC News
  3. 7 found dead in Western Australia with possible gunshot wounds  ABC15 Arizona
  4. Four children, three adults found dead in ‘mass tragedy’ in Western Australia  NEWS.com.au
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