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  • Morning-after pill ‘should be sold off the shelf’

    Morning-after pill ‘should be sold off the shelf’0

    Image copyright Getty Images Women and girls should be able to get hold of emergency contraception more easily without the need for a consultation with a pharmacist, say women’s health experts. A report by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists recommends the morning-after pill “should be sold straight off the shelf”, like condoms. There

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  • Sleeping pill use linked with high blood pressure

    Sleeping pill use linked with high blood pressure0

    Using sleeping pills on a regular basis is linked with use of an increasing number of blood pressure medications over time, according to a new study of 752 older adults with hypertension published in the journal Geriatrics & Gerontology International. The association was observed regardless of sleep duration and quality, body mass index, diet, physical activity,

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  • Science-Backed Reasons to Ditch the Pill

    Science-Backed Reasons to Ditch the Pill0

    226: Science-Backed Reasons to Ditch the Pill (& What to Do Instead) With Dr. Jolene Brighten &nbsp Dr. Jolene Brighten is back on the podcast today and she’s here to talk about a huge topic that affects so many women. If you don’t know her from previous podcasts, she is a Functional Medicine Naturopathic Medical

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