Having a baby? Don't skimp on carbs.
Following a low-carbohydrate diet during pregnancy may increase a woman's risk of having a baby with serious birth defects, a study by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill suggests.Read the whole article
Some of my patients, who are especially “vaginally aware,” get worried when they see any liquid escaping from their vagina – they are sure it must be a sign of infection. But discharge does not necessarily indicate trouble. In fact, having vaginal discharge is healthy and normal (this is why...Read More
It’s getting more and more difficult to tell what is “abnormal” sexual behavior these days. If you need proof, you need only refer to a study published in The Journal of Sex Research. Investigators at the University of Montreal found sexual preferences classified as “anomalous” in psychiatry are actually very common, suggesting...Read More
Heat waves, disease-spreading mosquitoes and weather disasters are among the many "unequivocal and potentially irreversible" effects of climate change already harming human health worldwide, a new report says. It described climate change as a "threat multiplier" that does the greatest harm to the most vulnerable people, including those afflicted by poverty, inadequate housing,...Read More