Women are at greater risk for anxiety and depression after a heart attack than men, a new study has found.
What moves you to tears? Is crying therapeutic? In this episode of Life and Other Catastrophes, Jane and Raph discuss why we cry, the effects of crying and what our tears express about ourselves.
In this latest Medical Observer article, Dr Sonia Davison writes that androgens are important for cognition in women, explaining that androgen receptors are found in various anatomical locations throughout the brain.
Do you have hobbies that are completely separate from those of your partner? Does your partner absolute throw themselves at a particular interest that you would never dream of bothering to participate in? Is this a good thing for your relationship and for yourself? Or is it a negative thing? Listen below as Raph and Jane discuss.
‘Identity’ is quite an abstract term, but in general it is understood to mean our sense of self as represented in our relationships with other people (e.g. being a partner, a parent, a colleague or a friend); our nationality, culture and language and, of great importance, our occupation.
Iris is 11 weeks today and as she grows, and jumps up a size in her clothes, I can't help but feel a little sad ... she's growing too fast! But it's these times that I realise how lucky I am to have a year off from work so that I can focus on this beautiful little person in our lives.
Raph Epstein and Dr Jane Fisher are talking traditions on Life and Other Catastrophes - traditions you have tried to create, or traditions that you have tried to escape.
Our free health articles cover a different women's health issue each month and may be reprinted in your organisation's newsletter, magazine, blog or website at no cost. This month's topic is 'Protecting the mental health of new parents'.
Women with coronary artery disease (CAD) are significantly more likely to avoid sexual intercourse despite it being safe for patients with stable CAD, a study in Iran has found.
Want to increase your luck in life? In this episode of Life and Other Catastrophes Dr Jane Fisher covers the three key characteristics of lucky people.