Tag Archives: Don’t

Moms, please don’t eat your placentas: Obstetricians say ‘placentophagy’ carries risks, with no proven benefits

After reviewing what scientific data exist on the subject, Canada’s pregnancy specialists are encouraging any woman considering eating or drinking her placenta to please refrain from doing so. The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada has found no evidence of benefit from human maternal “placentophagy,” but potential risks of harm, including the transfer of… Read More »

Don’t Let Bloating Put Your Life On Hold

Bloating can be very painful, and many people suffer with it for various reasons. One person might have IBS, while another is intolerant to dairy. Different things cause bloating, but no matter what, it’s always unpleasant. It can make you feel uncomfortable, lower your mood, and even affect your work and choice of what to… Read More »