The programs come in response to the country's population woes.Due primarily to younger generations losing interest in getting married and starting families, the population has actually shrunk by more than 1 million since 2010.
Recent research indicates that approximately 25% of the healthy human population carries the bacteria for life, primarily in their nostrils, with another 25% carrying it intermittently.
It is a textbook commensalistic relationship: the bacteria gets a great living situation, and we, the hosts, are otherwise undisturbed. If the carrier becomes immunosuppressed, or requires major surgery, then he/she is at a much higher risk of infection—and the treatment of toxic shock brought on by infections of S. Fortunately, progress has been made: a 13% decrease in MRSA blood infections was noted between 20.
And while courtesy is always appreciated, after that 7 minutes you get to move on to the next.
If you are single and in the Montreal area, give Montreal Speed Dating a try.
A number of countries with dwindling populations desperately want their citizens to have more sex, but Japan is going the extra mile.