Our reproductive years are longer than ever — and our health may be paying a price

It’s a brutally bitter confluence of biology and bureaucracy — just as the restrictions on our reproductive autonomy are becoming increasingly rigid and punitive, the duration of our fertile years…

Differences in development of children conceived by ART are no longer apparent by late adolescence

Differences in the growth, weight, and body fat levels of children conceived through fertility treatment are small, and no longer apparent by late adolescence, finds new research. The University of…

Longer period of exclusive breastfeeding linked with decreased odds of childhood asthma

Pregnant women and new mothers are often presented with information on the benefits of breastfeeding their infants. A new study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, the scientific journal…

Longer breastfeeding duration associated with improved cognitive scores in children

Breastfeeding duration is associated with improved cognitive scores at ages 5 through 14, even after controlling for socioeconomic position and maternal cognitive ability, according to a new study published this…

Things You Can Do To Make Your Mattress Last Longer

Things You Can Do To Make Your Mattress Last Longer So, you’ve bought a top-rated mattress that fits your needs like a dream? Congrats, getting a good night’s sleep will now be…

Most Americans no longer wear masks in public; vaccinated pregnant women have less protection from the virus than other patients, new study suggests: Coronavirus update for April 1, 2022

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Most Americans have stopped wearing masks in public; and pregnant women vaccinated against COVID-19 are more likely to get breakthrough infection, a new study suggests. Cleveland.com is…

Delays for autism diagnosis and treatment grew even longer during the pandemic

Wylie James Prescott, 3, had to wait more than a year after his autism diagnosis to begin behavioral therapy, even though research shows early treatment of autism can be crucial…

Pregnant Women Can No Longer Be Shackled During Childbirth in Indiana

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb (R) signed a law Thursday making Indiana the latest state to ban the widely-condemned practice of shackling pregnant prisoners during childbirth. The bill…

10 Insane Asylums That Thankfully No Longer Exist

An asylum is a psychiatric hospital where people with serious psychiatric illnesses are being treated, but some just got way so insane, it’s creepy. Sure, insane asylums give us the creeps just…

The $70 Weekly Shop – Because $50 Is No Longer Do-Able

You Can’t Shop for $70 Per Week? Are You On Drugs? Well not good drugs…. So back in 2016, I wrote my second book called ‘The $50 Weekly Shop’. It…