Tag Archives: Control

Woman’s ridiculous list of ‘natural birth control options’ debunked by botanist

We all know that if you don’t want to get pregnant, you have to have use some form of contraception. We also know, that even when using birth control, accidents can still sometimes happen. But what you probably don’t know, is that there are some people out there who think eating papayas and figs for… Read More »

Compulsory vaccines are needed to keep measles under control in the UK

21 million children miss the first dose of measles vaccine every yearBSIP/UIG via Getty Images By New Scientist staff and Press Association The UK should consider introducing compulsory measles vaccinations before children start school, according to a team of researchers in Italy. Their analysis of international measles data suggests that current vaccination policies are not… Read More »

Portion control is just another diet that won’t work for most – Quartz

Most diets fall into one of two categories—they either claim to unlock a previously misunderstood secret of nutrition science that will lead to effortless weight loss (see: Keto, Atkins); or they promise an innovative way to change your thinking around food that will lead to effortless weight loss (see: Noom, intermittent fasting). The reality is… Read More »