C-section rates have nearly doubled since 2000

The number of babies delivered via cesarean section has nearly doubled worldwide since 2000 - to more than 21% of all deliveries - significantly higher than the percentage considered medically necessary.

Benefits of breastfeeding

Many women start breastfeeding when their babies are born but stop soon afterwards for a variety of reasons.

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Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut

Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day.

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Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep

A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.