Posted in Depression

The link between stress and depression … and the 10 simple words that could help

It’s a damp, midweek afternoon. Even so, Cardiff’s walk-in stress management course has pulled in more than 50 people. There are teenagers, white-haired older people…

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Posted in Diet

Healthy diet means a healthy planet, study shows

Beans, wholegrains, fruit and vegetables are best for the climate and for avoiding disease, research shows. Photograph: Marilyn Barbone/Alamy Eating healthy food is almost always…

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Posted in Diet

Can diet help with candida infections?

According to some sources, eating and avoiding certain foods can reduce or prevent Candida yeast infections. However, there is a lack of scientific evidence to support this…

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Posted in Pregnancy

Chemical exposure of consumer products during pregnancy may lead to lower IQ in kids: Study

Chemical exposure during pregnancy may lead to lower IQ in kids. Exposure during pregnancy to chemicals found in consumer products, and plastic food containers, is…

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Posted in Pregnancy

Stress during pregnancy may affect baby’s sex

Pregnant women experiencing physical and psychological stress are less likely to have a boy, says a new study. “Stress can also affect the mother’s immune system, leading to…

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Jharkhand doctor prescribes pregnancy tests on men, cries foul later

Pregnancy tests for men complaining of stomach pain. This is what a doctor in a government hospital in Jharkhand has prescribed to diagnose two men…

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Posted in Pregnancy

Tips on how to sleep when pregnant

Many women find themselves wondering how best to sleep when pregnant. Sleep issues are common during pregnancy, especially in the third trimester, when finding a…

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This Airline Has Just Put Its Flight Attendants On A Low-Fat Diet

The aviation sector in India has a history of being challenging and controversial. Earlier this year India’s second largest airline, Jet Airways, ceased trading which…

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Posted in Pregnancy

TN woman told she was pregnant, 5 months later doctors found it was a cyst

In April, 21-year-old Divya*, a resident of Chandrapatti village in Krishnagiri district, received the news that she was pregnant. She and her husband Vetri* were…

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Opioid use disorder in pregnancy: Five things to know

Opioid use is increasing in pregnancy as well as the general population. A “Five things to know about …” practice article on opioid disuse in…

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