Six minutes of walking can increase motivation to perform physical activity

Just six minutes of walking can increase a person’s motivation to perform physical activity and improve feelings of energy, fatigue, depression, and confusion, according to research conducted by Clarkson University Associate Professor in Physical Therapy, Ali Boolani. Boolani recently completed a study where he measured the mood of patients over the age of 65 before […]

Woman with endometriosis is mistaken for being pregnant thanks to bloating

After 16 years of being misdiagnosed, Claudia Wright, 28, was told she had stage four endometriosis – a condition which causes tissue to grow across her reproductive organs and bowels. Despite having specialist surgery in America, Claudia still suffers from such severe bloating that people often assume she’s pregnant. Each misplaced comment is a reminder […]