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How to Fight PCOS with Diet and Nutrition – Scientific American

What is Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)? Unfortunately, Angie, you’ve got plenty of company. Polycystic ovarian syndrome, or PCOS, is a condition that affects up to 1 in 10 women of child-bearing age. In a nutshell, PCOS is characterized by hormonal imbalances, involving not just the reproductive hormones (like estrogen and testosterone) but also hormones that regulate blood… Read More »

How to fight pollen allergies

The weather is getting warmer and the sun is coming out after a long cold winter. It can remove odors from sweaty clothes, reduce heartburn, and treat dandruff. Work with a doctor to find out what’s causing your allergies. Take an antihistamine and seek emergency medical care for those symptoms. Any pesky allergens hiding out… Read More »

In Congo, a New Plan to Fight Ebola Follows a Government Power Struggle

Faced with a lethal Ebola outbreak threatening eastern Africa, public health officials are conceding that their battle plan is failing and have proposed a comprehensive new strategy for containing the virus. It envisions reframing the epidemic as a regional humanitarian crisis, not simply a health emergency. That may include more troops or police to quell… Read More »