Thursday, February 21, 2019
I have a rare and painful genetic respiratory disorder called primary ciliary dyskinesia. I was 23 when doctors diagnosed my condition, but I had been sick my whole life. Again and again, I was told that I...
A new study has linked drinking artificially sweetened diet drinks with a higher risk of stroke among postmenopausal women. More New US research has found that postmenopausal women who drink more than two diet drinks each day may have a higher...
This is a law that has no basis in medicine. Abortions are safe. According to a 2012 report from the National Center for Biotechnology Information, abortion has more than a 99% safety record for every 100,000 procedures performed. Other...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A divided U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday stopped a Louisiana law imposing strict regulations on abortion clinics from going into effect in its first major test on abortion since the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy last...
The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a Louisiana law that its opponents say would leave the state with a single doctor authorized to perform abortion, the latest development in the national legal fight over the fate of abortion law...
President Trump on Tuesday evening asked Congress to ban a type of abortion often referred to as “late-term abortion.” He said he wanted to protect “children who can feel pain in the mother’s womb.” He scorned New York’s recently passed...
It's understandable that opponents of female genital mutilation (FGM) might feel discouraged as the new year gets underway. From Uganda, where FGM was prohibited in 2010, came reports of 226 cases of FGM in December 2018 and January 2019 in...
Ohio governor Mike DeWine said Wednesday that he will “absolutely” sign legislation banning abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. Dewine, a Republican elected in November, told conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt that he welcomes the...
As women all across this country are raging, crying and telling their stories of sexual assault, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Nadia Murad and Dr. Denis Mukwege for their campaigns to end mass rape as a weapon of war....
In a recent story for Public Radio International reporter Marco Werman sited a shocking Bureau of Justice statistic that since 1978 the number of women in state prisons across this country has increased more than 800%. 800%! That rate...

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