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Weekly health quiz — CBD, homeopathy and 5G

1 Which of the following nutrients has not been shown to protect skin from ultraviolet damage? Vitamin E Vitamin A Scientists have identified several nutrients that have UV protective activity, reducing your risk of sunburn and related skin damage, including astaxanthin, vitamins D and E, lycopene and epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG). Learn more. Lycopene Astaxanthin 2… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for NOVEMBER 30, 2018: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

What’s worse? Prenatal exposure to antidepressant medications or exposure to maternal depression?  Hutchison and colleagues observe that worse executive functioning was observed in the 6-year-old children of mothers with higher levels of depressive symptoms.  Prenatal exposure to SSRIs did not have any significant impact on executive functioning. Ruta Nonacs, MD PhD   A 6-year longitudinal… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for NOVEMBER 2, 2018: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

Uguz and colleagues present data that indicate, in a group of women with panic disorder, neonatal outcomes were worse in the women who did not get treatment.  This week’s roundup also features a lot of articles on postpartum depression, addressing an array of factors which increase women’s vulnerability to postpartum psychiatric illness, including adverse life… Read More »