Eating your greens could slash your chances of developing PMT

Tucking into a salad could slash a woman's chance of developing PMTEating foods high in non-heme iron could cut PMS risk by 40 per cent, according to American researchersThis could be because iron is involved in serotonin production and serotonin regulates mood Eating too much iron can be very harmful By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 13:10 GMT, 27 February 2013 | UPDATED: 13:22 GMT, 27 February 2013 Women who eat plenty of leafy green vegetables could cut their risk of pre-menstrual syndrome by up to 40 per cent, according to researchers.

Nevro spinal cord stimulator: Spine zapper "fixes" backs

Spine zapper 'fixes' backs: New device using high-frequency electrical pulse to revolutionise back pain treatmentSpinal cord stimulator sends electrical pulses through the spineNevro is 200 times more powerful than current stimulators | UPDATED: 17:12 GMT, 30 December 2012 A new device that sends a high-frequency electrical pulse through the spine could revolutionise the treatment of severe back pain, according to a new study.

Spine zapper "fixes" backs

Spine zapper 'fixes' backs: New device using high-frequency electrical pulse to revolutionise back pain treatmentSpinal cord stimulator sends electrical pulses through the spineNevro is 200 times more powerful than current stimulators | UPDATED: 22:30 GMT, 29 December 2012 A new device that sends a high-frequency electrical pulse through the spine could revolutionise the treatment of severe back pain, according to a new study.

It"s no accident! Doctor says early toilet training can HARM "potty prodigies" and shouldn"t be attempted until the age of three

It's no accident! Doctor says early toilet training can HARM 'potty prodigies' and shouldn't be attempted until the age of three | UPDATED: 16:48 GMT, 20 July 2012 Clogged: Parents who pressure their children to potty train before the age of three may be hurting them Parents who pressure their children to potty train before the age of three may be hurting them, according to a paediatric urologist.

Male contraceptive? Zap of ultrasound kills sperm

A new contraceptive for men on the horizon Just a couple of zaps of ultrasound kills sperm, say scientists High frequency sound waves found to cut sperm rates in ratsFurther studies are required to determine how long the contraceptive effect lasts and if it is safe to use multiple times It sounds like one of the more extreme examples of birth control – but blasting a man's most vulnerable area with ultrasound could be the ideal form of male contraception, say scientists.

Snoring: Is your partner a whistler, a rumbler or a Darth Vader wheezer?

Is your partner a whistler, a rumbler or a Darth Vader wheezer How to be a snore detective Every night millions of Britons are engaged — often obliviously — in a snoring chorus of rumbles, rasps and grunts while their suffering partners lie awake beside them. A recent study found many of us lose the equivalent of three weeks’ sleep every year because of our other halves’ snoring. ‘It’s a widely under-reported problem that can have a significant impact on people’s well-being and relationships,’ says Douglas Keay, an Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) surgeon at the BMI Kings Park Hospital in Stirling