Doctors refute misleading online claim that epidural injections are 'dangerous' and 'sometimes compulsory' – AFP Factcheck

A photo has been shared repeatedly in multiple posts on Facebook which claim epidural injections compulsorily administered during childbirth are “one of the worst and dangerous injections in the world”, resulting in chronic back pain. The posts also claim that some mothers have “no choice” about whether they receive an epidural injection. The claim is misleading; doctors say… Read More

Community organizations support Valley Baptist Health System through donations – Valley morning Star

VBMC Logo For Ethel Carlson, quilting truly is a labor of love. Carlson and her fellow members of Winter Haven Border Quilters used their hard work to benefit their community in early February, donating more than 120 quilts to various departments at Valley Baptist Medical Center-Brownsville. Carlson said it can take many volunteers and a… Read More

Malcolm, 88, calls for action after 6 falls on Stoke-on-Trent pavements – Stoke-on-Trent Live

Pensioner Malcolm Roberts is demanding action over loose paving slabs and other trip hazards after suffering six falls on Stoke-on-Trent streets. The 88-year-old, from Smallthorne, says he is fed up of reporting problems to Stoke-on-Trent City Council. He has tumbled several times in the last three years and has reported every road defect that tripped… Read More

Pregnancy Tips: Here's why soon to be mothers MUST AVOID potato chips – PINKVILLA

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