These Plants Could Be Dangerous

When you’re pregnant, late-night hunger pangs might have you reaching into the cabinet like never before. Perhaps morning sickness has your stomach rolling, and you might consider sipping on some…

The Most Dangerous Hazard That’s in All of Our Homes

When thinking about dangerous and potentially deadly hazards that could impact your children, you may first think of severe illnesses, running into a busy street, electrical outlets, hot stoves, bike…

Why Wearing Heels During Pregnancy Can Be Dangerous

Motherhood is a thrilling and gratifying experience, but it is not without risks. A woman’s body undergoes numerous modifications during her pregnancy. She must be conscious of what she eats…

West Texas Is a Dangerous Place to Be Pregnant. It’s Getting Worse.

This story was first published in Bloomberg Businessweek.   Once a week, Adrian Billings drives his white Chevy pickup from his home in Alpine, Texas, to Presidio, a city along the Mexican border.…

Study: Dangerous levels of levodopa found in certain botanical supplements

A new study found botanical supplements of mucuna pruriens, a tropical legume, contained high levels of levodopa that could harm health — and “unpredictably complicate” management of Parkinson’s disease. Photo…

Why Tricky People Are More Dangerous Than Strangers

Tricky People — Why People You Know Are More Dangerous Than Strangers For decades now, parents have been preaching ‘stranger danger’ to a generation of children, while at the same time…

24 Minnesota crisis pregnancy centers promote ‘dangerous’ abortion pill reversal; some are state-funded – InForum

ROCHESTER — Abortion pill reversal, a controversial and harmful practice intended to ‘reverse’ an abortion halfway through, is still being advertised by more than a quarter of crisis pregnancy centers…

24 Minnesota crisis pregnancy centers promote ‘dangerous’ abortion pill reversal; some are state-funded – Post Bulletin

ROCHESTER — Abortion pill reversal, a controversial and harmful practice intended to ‘reverse’ an abortion halfway through, is still being advertised by more than a quarter of crisis pregnancy centers…

Are Grans Old Remedies Dangerous to Your Child?

Are Grans Old Remedies Dangerous to Your Child? The question is: Are Grans Old Remedies Dangerous to Your Child? It’s possible. Grandma’s old remedies can actually be a danger to…

Using a harmless amoeba to protect children from dangerous infections

Innovative efforts at the University of Virginia School of Medicine to use a harmless amoeba to protect children from dangerous infections has won critical financial support from The Hartwell Foundation.…