Pregnant women who take Xanax and Valium are at least 40 percent MORE likely to miscarry, new research suggests

Benzodiazepines, also called benzos, are a group of drugs used to treat insomnia, seizures and anxiety disorders.  The most popular drugs include Xanax, Valium, Ativan and Klonopin

The popular anti-anxiety drug could be putting more than 1 million pregnant women at risk of miscarriage, a new study suggests. Researchers from Taiwan studied more than 3 million pregnancies …

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Leaky gut associated with depressive disorders: New insights into microbiota-induced epigenetic changes

Study: Microbiota-Induced Epigenetic Alterations in Depressive Disorders Are Targets for Nutritional and Probiotic Therapies. Image Credit: RAJ CREATIONSZ / Shutterstock.com

Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a leading cause of disability in millions of people worldwide. Importantly, the gut microbiome may contribute to stress-related responses in patients experiencing depression. A recent …

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