It’s official: Ingredient in diet cola is linked to cancer, according to the World Health Organization

It's official: Ingredient in diet cola is linked to cancer, according to the World Health Organization

Written by Finlay Mead People have been saying for years that Diet Coke causes cancer, but a recent decision by the world’s top global health body has finally confirmed what we’ve all suspected for some time. Health is a total minefield. From the counterintuitive and little-known risks of intermittent fasting to the terrifying repercussions of … Read more

For centuries, midwives and doulas in New Mexico have delivered babies safely into the world. Will they ever be accepted?

For centuries, midwives and doulas in New Mexico have delivered babies safely into the world.  Will they ever be accepted?

Editor’s note: Searchlight New Mexico is a non-profit, non-partisan media organization that seeks to empower New Mexicans to demand honest and effective public policy. In New Mexico, midwives have been part of the maternal health landscape since before the state, rooted in Indigenous and Hispanic traditions and the work of curandera parteras traditional Hispanic midwives. … Read more