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Virus disrupts pregnancy plans, raises anxiety and questions

Some pregnant women fear giving birth with no loved ones by their side. Others worry about getting sick with COVID-19 and not being able to hold their newborns. The coronavirus pandemic has injected anxiety and uncertainty to an already stressful time and while science about risks is mostly reassuring, doctors want clearer answers too. “There… Read More »

Kindred app raises £2 million in seed capital to transform influencer marketing landscape

Quintessentially founder’s new app Kindred gives back to conscious consumers with every transaction London, 11 December 2019: Kindred, a new platform that digitises word-of-mouth recommendations on social media, has raised £2.25 million in seed capital investment and has a £35 million valuation pre-revenue. Board investors are Richard Laxer, ex-President of GE Capital, and Dan Bricken,… Read More »

Too much coffee raises the odds of triggering a migraine headache – EurekAlert

Philadelphia, August 8, 2019 – Drinking three or more servings of caffeinated beverages a day is associated with the onset of a headache on that or the following day in patients with episodic migraine, according to a new study in The American Journal of Medicine, published by Elsevier. Results are consistent even after accounting for… Read More »

FemBeat: Elvie Raises $42 Million For Its Smart Kegel Tracker And Silent Breast Pump

Woman jogging Elvie Urinary incontinence and breast pumping are two things many mothers face after giving birth. But the tech industry has lagged behind when it comes to disrupting women’s health. According to a recent survey conducted by market research firm AYTM, only 32% of women believe technology is designed for them. 70% cite look,… Read More »