For 17 years, Chalfonte LeNee Queen suffered periodic episodes of violent retching and abdominal pain that would knock her off her feet for days, sometimes leaving her writhing on the floor in pain.
Why do I sometimes feel compelled to eat that bit of cake or bar of chocolate although I know I am going to regret it a few minutes later? Is it just greed - or is something else going on? Although self-control is important, there is mounting evidence that stress plays a...Read More
Many of us are interested in learning how to shed pounds, not add them. But for some, being underweight is a concern and gaining weight can be a struggle. Packing on pounds is not always as easy as just “eating more.” Here are a few healthy ways to gain weight*:...Read More
Young people continuing their education for longer, as well as delayed marriage and parenthood, has pushed back popular perceptions of when adulthood begins. Changing the definition is vital to ensure laws stay appropriate, they write in an opinion piece in the Lancet Child & Adolescent Health journal. But another expert warns doing so risks...Read More