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9 Surprising Ways Bad Posture Could Mess with Your Health

Everyday Wellness Jessica MigalaNov 13 Good posture is about a lot more than looking good; it can also influence your mood, your digestion, and your risk for chronic pain. Stand (and sit!) straight, and your body will thank you—from head to toe. What is posture, anyway? Ideya/Shutterstock There are two types of posture, according to… Read More »

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WHO and UNICEF issue new guidance to promote breastfeeding in health facilities globally

WHO and UNICEF today issued new ten-step guidance to increase support for breastfeeding in health facilities that provide maternity and newborn services. Breastfeeding all babies for the first two years would save the lives of more than 820 000 children under age 5 annually. The Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding underpin the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative, which both… Read More »

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This week in health – 9 November 2018

Autumn has well and truly arrived here at talkhealth HQ, and the leaves are falling from the trees almost as fast as new health stories are being published in the media. While focusing on the UK, British health journalists are increasingly looking at the global picture because many countries around the world are facing similar… Read More »

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