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Once or twice weekly daytime nap linked to lower heart attack/stroke risk

A daytime nap taken once or twice a week may lower the risk of having a heart attack/stroke, finds research published online in the journal Heart. But no such association emerged for either greater frequency or duration of naps. The impact of napping on heart health has been hotly contested. Many of the published studies… Read More »

Hard to tell how common sesame allergy may be – Physician’s Weekly

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) – Roughly half of children and adults who say they’re allergic to sesame don’t have a history of convincing symptoms, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on 78,851 children and adults and found that 102 kids and 149 adults had a convincing sesame allergy based on experiencing at least… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for AUGUST 9, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

PMS AND PMDD No articles this week INFERTILITY AND MENTAL HEALTH Maternal Mental Health in Assisted and Natural Conception: A Prospective Cohort Study. Furmli H, Seeto RA, Hewko SL, Dalfen A, Jones CA, Murphy KE, Bocking A.  J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2019 Jul 25.  Women who conceived using ART reported decreased rates of depressive symptoms,… Read More »