HEALTH | Babies After 40: The Health & Fertility Issue

The Chances Of Getting Pregnant Over 40 A study in the medical journal ‘Fertility and Sterility’ confirms there is a steep drop in fertility in the 40s. researchers found 40-year-old females being treated for infertility had a 25 percent chance of getting pregnant using their own eggs. But once they hit 43 that number dropped … Continue reading HEALTH | Babies After 40: The Health & Fertility Issue

HEALTH | Botox Injections May Reduce Depression, Study Finds

People who received Botox (Botulinum Toxin) injections for certain conditions reported less depression less often compared to patients who did not receive the injections for similar diagnoses, according to a study published Thursday in the journal Scientific Reports. ‘For years, clinicians have observed that Botox injected for cosmetic reasons seems to ease depression for their … Continue reading HEALTH | Botox Injections May Reduce Depression, Study Finds

NUTRITION | Best Summer Superfoods For Women

What superfoods will help make your summer – and the rest of your life – healthier? Women Have Unique Needs When it comes to nutrition, the needs of men and women overlap in many areas. But difference exit, too. For instance, women need more iron than men. And pregnant  and breastfeeding women have many specific … Continue reading NUTRITION | Best Summer Superfoods For Women

CHILD PROTECTION | Saudi Justice Minister Vows Action Against Underage Marriages

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Justice Minister Vows Action Against Underage Marriages RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Justice Minister Dr. Walid bin Mohammed Al-Samaani on Monday issued a memorandum to all courts and marriage officials to refrain from concluding any marriage contract for those under the age of 18. The minister instructed the courts and … Continue reading CHILD PROTECTION | Saudi Justice Minister Vows Action Against Underage Marriages

LIFE | This Initiative By The Polo Ralph Lauren Foundation Is Raising Awareness About Breast Cancer

“When someone we love has cancer, we are all affected – husbands, wives, mothers and fathers, sisters, brothers, and friends. This our effort in the fight against cancer”. – Ralph Lauren. It was in 1989, when designer Ralph Lauren decided to make philanthropic efforts to improve the care of cancer after his close friend and … Continue reading LIFE | This Initiative By The Polo Ralph Lauren Foundation Is Raising Awareness About Breast Cancer

HEALTH | Could Sunscreen Cause Vitamin D Deficiency? Short Answer: Yes

Exposing skin to sunlight is a convenient way to meet out vitamin D needs, which is crucial for bone health. That might make you wonder: Does wearing sunscreen interfere with vitamin D levels and potentially cause vitamin D deficiency? The short answer is yes. But before you toss your SPF 30, dermatologists say the relationship … Continue reading HEALTH | Could Sunscreen Cause Vitamin D Deficiency? Short Answer: Yes

HEALTH | Anemia In Early Pregnancy Linked With Risk For Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Children born to mothers with iron-deficiency anemia early in pregnancy may be at a higher risk for neurodevelopmental disorder, a new study suggest. In an analysis of data on more than half million babies born in Sweden, researchers found that anemia in the mother before the 30th week of pregnancy was linked with a heightened … Continue reading HEALTH | Anemia In Early Pregnancy Linked With Risk For Neurodevelopmental Disorders

HEALTH | Vaginal Birth And Caesarian: Difference In Babies’ Bacteria

Babies born by Caesarean section have dramatically different gut bacteria to those born vaginally, according to the largest study in the field. The UK scientists say these early encounters with microbes may act as a “thermostat” for immune system. And they may help explain why Caesarean babies are more likely to have some health problems … Continue reading HEALTH | Vaginal Birth And Caesarian: Difference In Babies’ Bacteria

MOTHER TO BE | Stress In Pregnancy ‘Makes Child Personality Disorder More Likely’

The children of women who experience severe stress when pregnant are nearly 10 times more likely to develop a personality disorder by the age of 30, a study suggests. Even moderate prolonged stress may have an impact on child development and continue after a baby’s birth, it said. More than 3,600 pregnant women in Finland … Continue reading MOTHER TO BE | Stress In Pregnancy ‘Makes Child Personality Disorder More Likely’

WOMAN’S HEALTH | How Tracking Menstrual Cycles Helps Women In Sport

In July 2019, the US women’s football team won the World Cup. Their success was, in part attributed to having tracked each player’s menstrual cycle and adapted individual training loads and diet accordingly. It is an approach which many think is long overdue. In recent years, a number of top sportswomen have talked about the … Continue reading WOMAN’S HEALTH | How Tracking Menstrual Cycles Helps Women In Sport