Tag Archives: Affect

Ask Allison: ‘My husband is cheating on me but I don’t care – as long as it doesn’t affect our family life. Am I in denial?’

I just found out that my husband has been cheating on me. We have been married for 15 years and have two children in primary school. I am writing to you as I want to pretend it never happened and stay in the marriage. We haven’t had sex in about four years. I don’t find… Read More »

Norway deaths won’t affect rollout

A top adviser to the federal government says the elderly are still likely to receive a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine despite a spate of deaths in Norway, and Australians could receive multiple vaccines in a bid to reach herd immunity. The federal government has urgently sought clarification after 30 elderly Norwegians died after receiving the jab.… Read More »

Various Interpretations of DNR Can Affect a Loved One’s Care

Patients who are critically ill and potentially dying face overwhelming challenges, including a variety of intense emotions, loss of dignity and helplessness. A study published in the American Journal of Nursing shows that patients who have chosen a “do not resuscitate” (DNR) order may not receive the same patient care as others.1 The difference appears… Read More »

How does my grandmothers diet affect me

Figure 7. Feeding mice an enriched diet during pregnancy silenced a gene for light fur in their pups. Their demonstration of a transgenerational effect of midgestational maternal methyl supplementation is a significant advance that should stimulate much needed research in this area. The degree of change in offspring phenotype was similar in the F 1… Read More »