The WHO describes burn-out as “chronic workplace stress that has not been successfully managed."
Researchers are now calling for a standardised method of assessing women’s feelings towards their changing bodies during pregnancy.
An ancient method of medicine originating in China, acupuncture involves stimulating certain points on the body with tiny needles. Due to its millennia-old origins, scientists aren’t sure how exactly acupuncture works, but – thanks to a plethora of anecdotal evidence supporting its usage, they know it definitely does something - it's even offered on the NHS as a complementary medicine. How does acupuncture work?