Links roundup: August 1

Some of my favourite stories around the web this week:From BBC News, how emotional pain turns into physical pain.From Daily Tomorrow, do you know what you're putting on your face?From the New York Times, is the link between mayonnaise and food poisoning a myth?From Grist Magazine, how to green your funeral.From Mental Health Notes, 5 […]

Some of my favourite stories around the web this week:

From BBC News, how emotional pain turns into physical pain.

From Daily Tomorrow, do you know what you’re putting on your face?

From the New York Times, is the link between mayonnaise and food poisoning a myth?

From Grist Magazine, how to green your funeral.

From Mental Health Notes, 5 questions to ask your doctor about prescription medication.

From Science Daily, toxic chemicals have been found in common scented laundry products and air fresheners.

And from Lisa’s Vegetarian Kitchen, Chickpea Flour Pancakes with Crushed Peas, Ginger, Chilies and Cilantro.

Secrets to Staying Healthy & Happy

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The five deadliest cancers for women

We are at war with cancer every day, and it’s often an uphill battle. The good news is that more battles are being won. But we need to be aware of which types of cancer hit women hardest, and what is being done to fight them

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Simple steps to a better relationship

Whether your relationship’s rocky or happy’or somewhere in between’there are steps you can take to make it even better. Try these suggestions to improve your relationship today

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Meatless Monday: Quinoa Bowl with Roasted Chickpeas and Tahini

Planning for a baby can be (read: is) expensive. Along with buying all the baby stuff and setting up the nursery (in my case, a little corner nook of our bedroom) there’s also unexpected costs (like physiotherapy for all the aches and pains) and food (turns out, pregnant ladies get really hungry around week 25). […]