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Dr Miriam Stoppard: Fear of childbirth is becoming something more – tokophobia

Despite the fact that women have given birth over millennia and got through it safely, the current generation of mums-to-be are prey to fear and anxiety as never before. In the old days, horror tales of ­difficult and long births hardly ever saw daylight. They were kept hidden in the twilight world of “women’s works”.… Read More »

Research on clots could make pancreatic cancer more treatable

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — You’re experiencing jaundice, abdominal pain or constipation. And by then, you may be too late. Pancreatic cancer symptoms often arrive after the cancer has already spread, making the disease one of the leading causes of cancer deaths in the U.S. However, a team of researchers believes that targeting how blood clots form and… Read More »