Mothers-to-be often put themselves under huge pressure to have as natural a birth as possible. But now it has emerged there could be a medical benefit to having an epidural, aside from pain control. According to new research, mothers who have pain relief in the form...
According to the Black Health Initiative in Leeds, midwives are being flown to England from Africa to carry out this illegal practice. More than 8,000 women across England have been identified as victims of Female Genital Mutilation, according to NHS figures. Female Genital Mutilation FGM is defined...
People feeling ill have been told to put themselves into isolation and celebrate Christmas when they are feeling better in a bid to prevent the spread of winter bugs such as flu or norovirus. According to statistics, British hospitals are now 95 per cent full...
We all know that proper washing of any kind of fruit and vegetable whose skin we eat is very important. The washing must be done in running cold water and it should be properly scrubbed as well. However, do you know that washing vegetables...
Two patients have died in the same A&E department at Worcestershire Royal Hospital in Worcester. Both patients were on trolleys. New figures show the NHS is coming under increasing pressure due to government cuts of its budget. It is believed that one patient died from an...
In light of growing climate change concerns, some scientists have said that it’s only a matter of time until we’d have to be including insects in our diets. Taking this message seriously, one family in Maine decided to open North America’s first edible-insect-only market. The family,...
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These days attacks on the Ecumenical Patriarchate have multiplied. First some allegations about Patriarch Bartholomew's ties with Fethullah Gulen appear on the Internet, then...