Taking ibuprofen or paracetamol in pregnancy raises premature and stillbirth risk by 50%: study

Pregnant women who take painkillers are more likely to have complications, a study has found. Aberdeen University researchers found there were higher rates of preterm birth and stillbirth among women who took over-the-counter pain relief such as paracetamol and ibuprofen. Premature birth was roughly 50 per cent more likely among women who took one of … Read more

Purple Wiggle John Pearce shares his fitness secrets

Purple Wiggle John Pearce, 31, shares the health and fitness secrets behind his incredible physique By A.James For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:51 EDT, 14 May 2022 | Updated: 05:51 EDT, 14 May 2022 The Wiggles’ newest member John Pearce has revealed the health and fitness secrets behind his muscular physique. The 31-year-old former Justice … Read more

Dietitian reveals what she would NEVER buy from the health food aisle at Woolworths and Coles

Dietitian reveals exactly what she would and would NEVER buy from the ‘health food aisle’ – and it’s not all good news A Sydney dietitian shared her health food aisle recommendations Rebecca Gawthorne, from Sydney, posted a video on Instagram The aisle is filled with ‘healthier’ products compared to others But there’s some items Rebecca … Read more

NC officials report that the state has detected NINE pediatric cases of mysterious hepatitis

North Carolina has doubled its reported total of hepatitis cases, increasing its total from four to nine cases, as the mysterious infections continue to pop up around the country. State health officials reported the updated figures on Wednesday night, WRAL reports. North Carolina was among the first states to report a case of the disease … Read more

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits six

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits nine – with scientists no closer to cracking puzzle of what causes it One child has died and another needed transplant after suffering liver disease Ages not revealed but Ireland said all six of its cases been under age of twelve Nearly 350 … Read more

Aspirin, ibuprofen and other pain-relieving drugs ‘may actually make agony WORSE’

Taking aspirin and ibuprofen as painkillers could be completely pointless, a study suggests. Experts have now warned the cheap drugs may actually leave patients in agony for longer. The findings call into question the conventional practice of treating pain with anti-inflammatory drugs, taken by millions around the world. Researchers today praised the ‘excellent’ study, which … Read more

Pregnant women who had Covid vaccine 15% LESS likely to suffer stillbirth, ‘reassuring’ study finds

Pregnant women who are vaccinated against Covid are ‘significantly’ less likely to suffer a stillbirth compared to the unvaccinated, research suggests. There had been widespread safety concerns about the jabs among expectant mothers, which saw them become one of the least vaccinated groups in the country. Their fears were seized upon by anti-vaxx conspiracy theorists, … Read more