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Belching, Intestinal Gas, and Bloating: Tips for Reducing Them

Belching or passing gas (flatus) is natural and common. Excessive belching or flatus, accompanied by bloating, pain, or distention, can occasionally interfere with daily activities or cause embarrassment. But these signs and symptoms usually don't represent any serious underlying condition and are often decreased with simple lifestyle measures. When belching, gas, or bloating interfere with […]

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California Is The First State To Denounce 'Corrective' Surgery On Intersex Children

California’s legislature passed a historic resolution on Tuesday that affirms the rights of intersex people.  The resolution, SCR-110, formally condemns unnecessary surgery on intersex babies that is often performed by doctors to “correct” the child’s genitals. The resolution defines intersex people as “individuals born with variations in their physical sex characteristics” and who “may present […]

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Pete Davidson on His Mental Health: ‘The Last Few Years Have Been Real Rough With Me’

Throughout his four seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, Pete Davidson has proved himself wholly unafraid to speak openly about his mental health on national television. For instance, in first-person bits on "Weekend Update" segments, Davidson has riffed on living with depression and borderline personality disorder (BPD). In a new interview with […]