Effect of Traumatic Childbirth For Midwives and Doctors

16 Apr
Effect of traumatic childbirth for midwives and doctors

When complications in the delivery room lead to a traumatic childbirth, healthcare provider may feel lost and secondary traumatic stress. “Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica” study published in the journal found that when midwives and obstetricians efforts to deal with … Read More »

Strong Link Found Between Incarceration of Family Members During Childhood and Heart Attacks in Men

15 Feb
Strong link found between incarceration of family members during childhood and heart attacks in men

A parent’s incarceration has immediate, devastating effects on a family. Now, Virginia Tech and University of Toronto researchers say there may be a longer term risk: Men who as children experienced a family member’s incarceration are approximately twice as likely … Read More »

This Version Of ‘Oh, The Places You’ll Go’ Captures The Sad Reality Of Adulthood

25 Jun

Well here’s one story we hope to never actually see in bookstores. Recently, anonymous Imgur user RunOnSentence spoke to the souls of adults everywhere by uploading a rewritten version of Dr. Seuss’ coming-of-age tale Oh, the Places You’ll Go! The … Read More »

If Meditating Doesn’t Work For You, Here’s Another Way To Alleviate Stress

6 Apr

Studies show meditation can alleviate stress and reduce anxiety, but some people just can’t get their minds to stop racing. This is especially true for Mark Sisson, author of The Primal Blueprint and blogger at Mark’s Daily Apple. As a … Read More »