Should pregnant women eat pineapple? (Source: Getty Images) Pregnancy Diet Tips: Pregnant women are usually advised to not eat pineapple during pregnancy to avoid the risk of miscarriage or preterm labour. Turns out, the risk of eating pineapple during pregnancy is more of a myth with not much of scientificRead More →

Increased levels of physical activity can significantly reduce the odds of depression, even among people who are genetically predisposed to the condition, according to a new study from Harvard researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). In a paper published in the journal Depression and Anxiety, the team reported that individuals whoRead More →

A range of tests developed in Scotland could help cancer research and see more patients accepted onto clinical trials. The Glasgow Cancer Tests are a new suite of tests created at Glasgow Precision Oncology Laboratory (GPOL). The affordable solid tumour and blood cancer tests are designed to be used inRead More →

A vasectomy is a surgical procedure that cuts or blocks the vas deferens, the two tubes that carry sperm from the testicles to the urethra. The procedure stops sperm from getting into the semen in order to prevent pregnancy. After a vasectomy, an individual can still ejaculate and produce sperm,Read More →

NICE, France — Depression is the strongest long-term predictor of health-related quality of life (HR-QoL), followed by generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), for patients with isolated dystonia, a new study shows. Dystonia motor severity only predicted social functioning, researchers found. Isolated dystonia is dystonia with or without tremor but without other neurologic findings. “With the pathRead More →

Uterus pain in early pregnancy is a common experience, and it has a range of possible causes. While most of these are not serious, some will require medical attention. During early pregnancy, the uterus is much smaller than it will be in the second and third trimesters. Therefore, pain inRead More →