A tour of the history of endocrinology, highlighting progress but also the hype that has promoted the curative abilities of hormones.
There’s no end to meditations on and investigations of humankind’s big questions. Examinations of the self, human nature, and our place in the universe abound in these notable spring science titles. Aroused: The History of Hormones and How They Control Just About Everything Randi Hutter Epstein.
These are the women who run the labs, university departments, and technologies companies with a drive that shows the next generation of leaders how it’s done.
The photographers and their clients have grown accustomed to puzzled looks and probing questions (Pictures of what, exactly?). But their rationale is simple: If you are going to document a child’s every bite of mushed banana as if it were a historical event, does it not make sense that his or her entrance into the world be photographed by a professional?
If you want to feel social judgment smack you like a wall of icy wind, try doing something outrageous as a pregnant person, like buying a bottle of wine or surfing. Outsize reactions to your belly-button piercing reveals a lot about how society views…
On a morning last December, Stephanie Benelli was floating on a cloud of strawberry-colored mist. The mist turned orange, then swept over her, bringing her even deeper into a relaxed state. Was she getting a massage, or perhaps enjoying an aromatherapy session? Far from it.
Updated February 13, 2017 12:29:41 There is a certain image of pregnancy visible in the advertisements around us that depicts soon-to-be mothers as clean, pastel-coloured and happy. It all seems very far from what I imagine, which is a bit more along the lines of the famous scene from Aliens with John Hurt, where an alien comes ripping out of his stomach.
NEW YORK (CBS 2) – It has long been taboo, but now is a growing trend: moms to be drinking for two. And believe it or not, some doctors say drinking alcohol while pregnant might not be so bad. The question then becomes how much is too much?