Domestic violence by a partner or ex-partner during pregnancy increases the risk of preterm birth, low birth weight and small-for-gestational-age babies, finds a study in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BJOG). Researchers from the..
Being a short man or an overweight woman is associated with lower chances in life in areas such as education, occupation, and income, concludes a study published by The BMJ today. The findings provide the strongest evidence..
Hong Kong is one of the most densely populated cities in the world. Hong Kong has more buildings taller than 500 feet (150m) than any other city. It also has a population of over seven..
Gun deaths are a serious public health issue in the United States and the scope of the problem is often difficult to illustrate. A new study published in The American Journal of Medicine lays out the risk..
This Photographer Captures Portraits Of Indian Acid Attacks Survivors Showing Their Genuine Beauty Within
It is so inhuman that it’s hard to believe… But sadly, it’s true that some Indian teenage girls become victims of acid attacks. They may be attacked by relatives because of a family argument, by..
This is really heartbreaking to see how our modern society is dependent on smartphones and social networks is often interpreted mistakenly as signs of a real connection between people. The irony of our times is that we have more “friends”..
This is what ladies in Iran actually looked like 40 years ago, Before the Islamic Revolution. In the decades before the Islamic revolution of 1979, Iran was ruled by the Shah whose dictatorship restricted political..
Introverts tend to be preoccupied with their own thoughts and imaginations and minimize their contact with other people. Many of them prefer to spend time with themselves at home rather than hanging out in a noisy bar or supporting their favorite soccer..
Jean Jullien is a renounced French illustrator currently living in London. His favorite subject is the ways in which modern society’s increasing dependence on phones and social networks is often interpreted mistakenly as signs of a real connection between people.What makes Jean’s work..
Eight children wrapped lamp poles with coats bundled with either scarves or mittens in downtown Halifax The holiday spirit came a little early to Halifax on Sunday after a woman from Caledonia, N.S. and a whole..