Social Q’s: Dating After #MeToo

I’m a straight woman, and I’ve been on a series of dates with men lately where they end the night by saying: “Just so you know, given the last year and #MeToo, I am not going to make a pass at you. You are going to have to make the first move.” I’ve been struggling…

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Obesity Tied to Colon Cancer Risk in Younger Women

Image Obesity is linked to an increased risk for colorectal cancer in younger women, new research has found. Colorectal cancer rates have been increasing in people under 50 while declining in older people. No one knows why. In an observational study published in JAMA Oncology, researchers prospectively tracked the health of more than 85,000 women…

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Omega-3 Supplements May Ease Anxiety

Image Credit Omega-3 supplements may help reduce anxiety symptoms, a review of studies has concluded. The analysis, in JAMA Network Open, concluded that people with clinically diagnosed anxiety disorders who took large doses of the supplement — up to 2,000 milligrams a day — benefited most. Researchers used data from 16 studies that compared omega-3…

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Vitamin D Supplements Don’t Lead to Stronger Bones

Image Credit Vitamin D supplements do not help prevent fractures, increase bone mineral density or prevent falls in adults, a large review of studies has found. Those findings come from an analysis of data from 81 randomized controlled trials involving more than 53,000 participants. The researchers believe that clinical guidelines should be revised to discourage…

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See Every Look in the Moschino x H&M Collection

1 of 60 Moschino tv H&M Sweatshirt, $130 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 2 of 60 Moschino tv H&M Bralette, $35 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 3 of 60 Moschino tv H&M Boots, $400 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 4 of 60 Moschino tv H&M Coat, $300 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 5 of 60…

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Breast cancer: Omega-3-rich diet may stop tumors from spreading

New research shows that a diet rich in marine omega-3 fatty acids slows the growth and spread of breast cancer cells in female mice. The diet enriched with omega-3 also improved the rodents’ survival. Fatty fish, such as salmon, is an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids. A vast body of research hails the benefits…

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What to know about subchorionic bleeding

A subchorionic bleed is also called a subchorionic hemorrhage. It refers to a collection of blood that can develop between the gestational membranes, such as the placenta, and the uterus during pregnancy. This blood can lead to vaginal bleeding during pregnancy. This article will look at the causes and risks of a subchorionic hemorrhage (SCH),…

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CVS Health and Aetna $69 Billion Merger Is Approved With Conditions

The Justice Department’s approval of the $69 billion merger between CVS Health and Aetna on Wednesday caps a wave of consolidation among giant health care players that could leave American consumers with less control over their medical care and prescription drugs. The approval marks the close of an era, during which powerful pharmacy benefit managers…

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