There has been a six-fold increase in sales of infant formula prescribed for babies with cows’ milk protein allergy in the United Kingdom from 2006 to 2016. This is despite no evidence of a concurrent increase in the prevalence of infants with the allergy. An investigation published today in the BMJ found infant formula manufacturers […]
The year is coming to an end, and we all know this means it’s time for a momentous occasion. We are, of course, referring to BabyCenter’s release of “the hottest baby name trends of 2018.” The very top hottest names weren’t terribly surprising: Sophia held the top spot for girls for the ninth consecutive year, […]
In the US, the threshold for hypertension has been lowered, so that more people can be treated with drugs (aponet.de reported). This protects a new study, however, is not a consequence of diseases, but at a higher risk for depression.
From leggings to comfortable shoes to beauty products, Nordstrom carries some of our all-time favorite brands. But their prices can be… well, pricey. Luckily, the retailer also has a few major sales throughout the year—and right now, they’re going all out for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. From November 21 through November 26, Nordstrom will be slashing prices up to 60% […]
Postpartum depression is super-common. According to the American Psychological Association, 1 out of every 7 pregnant people will experience PPD. However, the condition remains highly stigmatized and misunderstood. But two viral Facebook posts are doing their part to change that. Last month, mom Anneliese Lawton brought attention to the condition by sharing her postpartum depression […]
Are those pills you have been taking for years the wrong type? It’s quite possible, say experts who advise you to be prepared to switch medication Latest NHS figures show half of Britons currently have a regular prescription The figures also revealed that a quarter of Britons take three types of medicine In many cases, […]