Suspect arrested in deaths of Chinese herbalist, spouse and child in California

Investigators are still trying to determine why popular business associate may have killed Dr Weidong Henry Han in triple murder A business associate of a popular practitioner of Chinese herbal medication was arrested on Friday in connection with what California authorities say was the horrific slaying of the herbalist, his wife and their five-year-old daughter.…

Alternative medicine treatment put four-year-old boy in A& E – BBC News

Image copyright Thinkstock The plight of a four-year-old boy who virtually died after his parents gave him 12 alternative medicines has prompted physicians to warn against the treatments. Doctors at Newham Hospital in east London said the mothers were “devastated” that their good purposes had attained him so unwell. The boy took a dozen supplements…

Self-care during pregnancy is about much more than midnight munchies.

I jolted awake, in a cold sweat and pant for air. I was midway through my much-wanted, much-anticipated pregnancy with our second child, and in retrospect, I can say with some certainty that I was experiencing antenatal depression ( depression during pregnancy ). Little did I know, depression during pregnancy is actually pretty common up…