Thursday, April 18, 2019

Health

Mississippi Bans Abortions if Heartbeat Can Be Heard. Expect a Legal Fight.

Phil Bryant, the Republican governor of Mississippi, on Thursday signed a bill largely banning abortions once doctors can detect a trace of a fetal...

New postpartum depression drug won’t help most mothers

True, the fact that the FDA approved a drug specifically for postpartum depression is a step in the right direction. After all, postpartum depression,...

Kentucky Governor Signs Law Prohibiting Abortions Based on Unborn’s Sex, Race, or Disabilities

Kentucky governor Matt Bevin on Tuesday signed a bill that bans abortions chosen on the basis of an unborn child’s sex,...

Sugary drinks linked to higher risk of premature death, especially for women

Compared with women who had sugary beverages less than once per month, those who had more than two servings a day -- defined as...

Carrying car seats ‘could injure new mothers’

New mothers are being warned lifting and carrying baby car seats can put their postnatal recovery at risk. First-stage seats are heavy and awkward for...