Tag Archives: Body

Mother-of-five donates her uterus to a stranger's because 'her body wasn't done yet'

Mother-of-five who struggled to conceive for years donates her uterus to end a stranger’s fertility agony because ‘her body wasn’t done yet’ Aprill Lane, 39, underwent scores of rounds of IVF trying to get pregnant for over three years In 2011 she and her husband, Brian, adopted a son, Miles Almost immediately after Miles’s birth,… Read More »

Forget weight loss and fad diets. Aim for holistic health – a happy body means a happy mind

Contributed by Francesca Hawker, the founder and owner of The 321 Effect Like many people, I’ve struggled with my weight and my self-confidence over the years. I’ve tried every single diet out there, I have spent money on pills, plans, memberships and inch loss wraps. If I’m being really honest, I’ve even tried liposuction. Finally,… Read More »

This former Apple engineer has analyzed the microbes in his body 600 times — here's what he learned

Most of us would find it off-putting to imagine that there are many trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungi living in our body, invisible to the naked eye. But Richard Sprague, a Seattle-based software engineer, has dedicated years of his life — and tested himself hundreds of times — to unravel their mysteries.