‘Birth control is a political act’: the pre-Trump contraception rush starts now

In fear of what the new presidency will mean for reproductive rights, women in the US are racing to secure IUDs On Wednesday morning, gynecologist Deborah Ottenheimer went to work ascertained not to talk about the election. I never do that, she says. You merely never know where people are at. But as her doorways […]

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How to tell when your body needs a infringe

( CNN) We’ve all been there: Only when you’re get into the groove of your new workout preoccupation — wham! Suddenly your knee is killing you, or your quads are hurting in a way that just doesn’t feel right. Yep, you’ve over-worked yourself into an injury — and are abruptly wondering why you didn’t take […]

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How we’ fixed’ our diabetic father- and saved his life

When their parents diabetes threatened their own lives, Ian and Anthony Whitington stepped in with a revolutionary diet and fitness scheme. It was a hard plod, but it worked When their father, Geoff, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at the age of 50, brothers Ian and Anthony Whitington were not enormously surprised, and for […]

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‘Birth control is a political act’: the pre-Trump contraception hurry-up starts now

In fear of what the new presidency will mean for reproductive rights, women in the US are racing to procure IUDs On Wednesday morning, gynecologist Deborah Ottenheimer went to work ascertained not to talk about the election. I never do that, she tells. You only never know where people are at. But as her doorways […]

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How the ice bucket challenge led to an ALS research breakthrough

Not only has research funded by the stunt uncovered a gene variant links with ALS, it has also demonstrated the enormous value of scientific collaboration When Bill Gates pulled on a red and white-striped cord to upturn a bucket of iced water positioned delicately over his head, the most immediate believed for many was not, […]

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The unstoppable rise of veganism: how a fringe movement ran mainstream

Health, climate change, animal welfare … whats driving more people and brands to embrace a plant-based lifestyle? We analyse, and, below, four vegans explain their choice Late on a Thursday afternoon in early March, simply off Brick Lane in the heart of London’s nightlife hotspot Shoreditch, 23 -year-old Louisa Davidson is taking calls and co-ordinating […]

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