Along with the rest of the body, being pregnant can have a huge impact on feet. More than half of expectant mothers experience some form of foot problem during pregnancy. But foot issues are often neglected, with other medical aspects of pregnancy given more attention. The good news is, however, that many of these conditions can be effectively and safely treated without medication. Listed below are the four most common pregnancy-related foot problems along with simple and effective advice on how to manage them. Nine months is a long time to be uncomfortable, but by making simple changes expectant mothers can be back on their feet in no time. COLLAPSED ARCHES Gaining weight quickly, particularly during the first few months of pregnancy, can have an impact on foot structure, and cause the arch to collapse. The body also releases a hormone called relaxin during pregnancy, which allows the pelvis to open for delivery. But this can have the effect of relaxing ligaments in the feet and … [Read more...] about Swelling and painful feet: how to solve the most common foot problems when you’re pregnant
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By Jacqueline Smith Updated 3:30 pm PST, Thursday, January 31, 2019 Merry and Doug Jackson had mixed emotions when they learned the killer of their youngest daughter, their former son-in-law, had died in prison. After Scott Gelatlly shot to death their daughter Lori in their Oxford home, they could not stay there again and now live in Wallingford. less Merry and Doug Jackson had mixed emotions when they learned the killer of their youngest daughter, their former son-in-law, had died in prison. After Scott Gelatlly shot to death their daughter Lori in their ... more Photo: Jacqueline Smith / Hearst Connecticut Media Buy photo Photo: Jacqueline Smith / Hearst Connecticut Media Image 1 of / 17 Caption Close Image 1 of 17 Merry and Doug Jackson had mixed emotions when they learned … [Read more...] about ‘You can’t protect yourself from a gun.’ Wife-killer dies in prison, but pain remains.
So many components play into a person’s menstrual cycle that understanding what a period is and how it works can be confusing, even if your monthly visitor has been coming around for quite some time. If there are some questions you might not have thought or had been too shy to ask in a health class or during a conversation with your OB-GYN, we’ve all been there. To ease your curious mind, here are few of the most common period questions answered by the experts. What is considered a “normal” menstrual cycle? Before you can assume your period isn’t “normal,” it’s important to know what that even means. Ann Mullen, director of health education at Cycle Technologies, told INSIDER that “normal” menstrual cycles typically last anywhere from “21 to 35 days long.” But this can vary depending on the person’s body. “If someone had a 25-day cycle one month, it would be considered normal if that person had a 30- or … [Read more...] about 14 answers to period questions you’ve been too embarrassed to ask
Published May 29, 2018 Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Comments Print Hibbett Sports (NASDAQ: HIBB) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference CallMay. 25, 2018 10:00 a.m. ET Contents: Continue Reading Below Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Hibbett Sports first-quarter 2019 conference call. During the presentation, all participants will be in a listen-only mode. Afterward, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. [Operator instructions]. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded, Friday, May 25, 2018. I would now like to turn the conference over to Pat Watson, corporate communications. Please go ahead. Advertisement Patrick Watson -- Corporate Communications Thank you, everyone, for joining Hibbett Sports to review the company's financial and operating results for the first quarter fiscal year 2019, which ended on May 5, 2018. Before … [Read more...] about Hibbett Sports (HIBB) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
A forthcoming documentary suggests a Hobart woman who's serving a life sentence in prison for her role in two killings may have been a serial killer who also fed the remains of her dismembered lover to neighbors at a barbecue in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.Investigation Discovery, a crime-themed cable network that reaches 85 million U.S. households, will air the true crime thriller "Dead North" about Kelly Cochran, a Northwest Indiana woman who pleaded guilty to the 2016 murder of her husband, Jason Cochran, at their home on the 7100 block of Mississippi Street of Hobart. Cochran told Hobart police she injected her husband with heroin and smothered him with a pillow as revenge for the murder of her lover Christopher Regan, who she lured to her other home in Iron River, Michigan, with the promise of sex. Her husband burst out of the basement and shot Regan in the head with a .22 caliber rifle during the act, which the couple had plotted after making a "pact to kill off … [Read more...] about Documentary: Hobart woman may have fed dismembered lover to neighbors at barbecue, killed up to nine people