LifeStyle: Family & Relationships

How To Tell If Your Cold Is Actually Hayfever

Friday  07:15,   20 april 2018
Refinery29

You're tired, you're itchy, and your nose is a snot waterfall — you know this is a cold. But the pollen in the air has you wondering — could this actually be hayfever rearing their sneezy heads? It can be surprisingly difficult to tell [...]

What Is Cryotherapy And Why Are People Doing It?

Wednesday  18:30,   18 april 2018
Huffington Post UK

“I was afraid of the cold, trying to comprehend what those temperatures would feel like,” says Sarah, 23, from Essex who is one of a growing number of people experimenting with cryotherapy: a cold treatment that uses liquid nitrogen to plunge your[...]

A Drug to End Addiction? Scientists Are Working on It.

Monday  21:00,   16 april 2018
The New York Times

Researchers are studying a promising drug that could block the delivery of opioids from blood to brain, giving addicts a path to recovery.Sign Up For the Morning Briefing[...]

A Drug to End Addiction? Scientists Are Working on It.

Monday  21:00,   16 april 2018
The New York Times

Researchers are studying a promising drug that could block the delivery of opioids from blood to brain, giving addicts a path to recovery.Sign Up For the Morning Briefing[...]

A Ketamine Nasal Spray Could One Day Be Used As A 'Fast Acting' Treatment For Depression

Monday  13:06,   16 april 2018
Huffington Post UK

A nasal spray containing ketamine, a powerful general anaesthetic, has shown promise in treating symptoms of severe depression and suicidal thoughts, according to a new study. Researchers compared the effects of two treatment options: the first was[...]

Pregnancy Heartburn: 4 Tips to Stop Feeling the Burn

Sunday  13:45,   15 april 2018
SheKnows

Pregnancy Heartburn: 4 Tips to Stop Feeling the BurnSorry to shatter the myth, but heartburn during pregnancy has absolutely nothing to do with how much hair your baby has. It's a result of the fact that progesterone, while relaxing the uterine[...]

Not just women killing their feet with heels! Podiatrist reveals MEN are facing serious health problems - as their shoes become more trendy

Saturday  19:25,   14 april 2018
Daily Mail

Sydney podiatrist Nicole Reilly revealed the ugly side effects men's footwear can cause - and the most complained about shoes. She revealed the top complaints made by male clients at her clinic include heel and  calf pains, shin splints,[...]

Being A Mum With Parkinson’s Isn’t Easy – But I Won’t Let Other People’s Attitudes Get Me Down

Wednesday  16:31,   11 april 2018
Huffington Post UK

When I’m on my medication I have about a two-hour window when I can hide my symptoms and nobody would have a clue that I have Parkinson’s unless you are familiar with the condition. Being a mum with Parkinson’s isn’t easy and sometimes when [...]

This is why you should never go to the loo 'just in case'

Wednesday  14:07,   11 april 2018
Prima (UK)

It could explain why you need the toilet so oftenBut it turns out those pre-emptive pees might be harmful than you realise. In fact, according to two medical experts, the authors of new book What's Up With Your Bladder, doing so can actually end up[...]

Why you should remove your shoes at home

Wednesday  08:05,   11 april 2018
Harper's Bazaar (UK)

The average shoe contains a horrifying amount of bacteriaDr Charles Gerba, a microbiologist and professor at the University of Arizona, found that the average shoe contains 421,000 units of bacteria on the outside and 2,887 on the[...]

This is exactly how much water you need to drink in a day

Tuesday  10:56,   10 april 2018
Prima (UK)

And the quick trick to tell if you're dehydrated.The thing is, you lose liquid when you breathe, go to the bathroom, and sweat – bad news if you don't replace[...]

It takes this many hours to become BFFs

Monday  14:27,   09 april 2018
Harper's Bazaar (UK)

According to a new[...]

15 Things I Want My Husband to Know

Monday  14:27,   09 april 2018
PopSugar

After almost 10 years of marriage, there are some things I'd like my husband to know.Sometimes it's easy to tell him these things in the rare, quiet moments at home when we're both not exhausted, but as a writer, I've always been better with[...]

The Grim Truth About Your Child's Rubber Ducks: They May Contain Harmful Bacteria

Monday  14:27,   09 april 2018
Huffington Post UK

Your child’s rubber duck bath toy could be unexpectedly harming them, researchers have found. Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, ETH Zurich and the University of Illinois, counted microbes[...]

Mum reveals FIVE things you should do if you have a child with autism

Monday  14:26,   09 april 2018
MSN

A mum of a 22-year-old woman with autism has revealed what she would have done differently to help her daughter cope with life. In a powerful confession the mum reveals how they struggled to cope with dealing with the condition before it[...]