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Surprising new culprit behind obesity

Researchers have been sifting through the dust that accumulates in everyone’s homes. And they’ve been discovering some weighty issues. Duke University researchers have published a study with the Endocrine Society in which they found common household chemicals — such as detergents, cleaners, paints, cosmetics and plastics — attached to many of the minuscule flecks of… Read More »

5 menstruation myths you must leave behind

Approximately half of the world’s population experiences, will experience, or has experienced menstruation, and yet myths about this biological process still abound. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some of the most widespread menstruation misconceptions. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some widespread myths surrounding menstruation. As of 2017, the world’s population numbers 7.53 billion… Read More »