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Lifestyle trumps geography in determining makeup of gut microbiome

Apes in U.S. zoos host bacterial communities in their intestinal tracts that are more similar to those of people who eat a non-Western diet than to the gut makeup of their wild ape cousins, according to a new s...

Hypnobirthing: scant evidence self-hypnosis reduces pain during childbirth

The latest celebrity-endorsed health trend is the bizarre-sounding practice of “hypnobirthing”. Backed by the likes of Gisele Bundchen, Jessica Alba and, reportedly, Kate Middleton, women are using ...

Unboxing videos fueling kids’ tantrums, breeding consumerism

“Tis the season for tantrums in the toy aisles and impossibly long Santa lists. But for parents wishing to shield their children from the clutches of consumerism, shutting off the TV commercials and avoid...

Researchers unravel how the brain remembers

FIU doctoral student Maanasa Jayachandran is working to unravel the mystery of how the brain recalls memories in the correct order. If she’s successful, it might lead to a better understanding of how dise...
Personal Health

Rheumatism: cortisone can often settle

Many rheumatic patients take permanently small amounts of cortisone to keep the disease in check. Cortisone products have side effects. Therefore, it was investigated in a study whether a Discontinuation of the...

Corona-regulations in Norway: the Spaniards out, Tom Cruise pure

In the face of rising Corona-infection numbers in Spain, Norway, has adopted re-entry restrictions for the country – but at the same time for the filming of “Mission Impossible 7” applicable r...

US company: vaccine trial against Coronavirus shows, according to the...

In the race for a Corona vaccine, the US have taken a step forward. An experimental means of the US Biotech company Moderna shows according to a study, the first encouraging results. So would have developed in ...

More than 9000: Sweden registered the highest number of new...

The number of infections with the Coronavirus in Sweden continues to grow: In the past week, health organization WHO and the European centre for disease prevention and control (ECDC), according to the world 909...
Kids Health

Here’s what it means if you dream about getting rich

What is almost as good as getting rich in real life? Well, dreaming about hitting it big, of course. You wake up and for a moment, you think you may never have to worry about money again. Except, according to e...

Should you wake a sleepwalker? This is what happens when...

Sleepwalking is a relatively common phenomenon. According to the National Sleep Foundation, up to 40% of children sleepwalk. While most children grow out of the behavior, there are still millions of adults who ...

What it really means when you dream about being chased

Have you ever dreamed a witch with a green face (think The Wizard of Oz) is chasing you through a dark, dry forest that never seems to end? What, just us? Well, according to Bustle, nightmares about being chase...

Protein is important for pregnant and breastfeeding women

Proteins help to build and maintain tissue and muscle mass. It is also essential for extra blood production and promotes healthy weight gain during pregnancy. By Dr Girija Wagh The first 1,000 days refers to th...
Family Health

Gigi Hadid Reveals the Thing She's 'Missing' — But Avoiding...

Gigi Hadid is playing it safe during her pregnancy. The supermodel revealed on Twitter over the weekend that one of her favorite pastimes, horseback riding, has been put on hold while she is expecting her first...

Kristen Wiig Calls IVF the 'Most Difficult Time in My...

Once they came around to the idea of surrogacy after the initial reservations, Wiig and Rothman, a filmmaker, "tried to keep the process private for as long as possible, because it is a very private thing....

Haylie Duff Reveals Her Solution for Daughter's Kindergarten Entry amid...

Haylie Duff's daughter is gearing up for her first day of kindergarten — but just like for many other kids, it's going to look a little different this year. The actress, singer and Real Girl&ap...

Pregnant Nicki Minaj Raps Her New Song 'Move Ya Hips'...

Minaj is currently expecting her first child with husband, Kenneth "Zoo" Petty, she revealed in July on Instagram alongside a set of glam snapshots of herself baring her baby bump. In two of the ...