Thursday, April 18, 2019

Mississippi Bans Abortions if Heartbeat Can Be Heard. Expect a Legal Fight.

Phil Bryant, the Republican governor of Mississippi, on Thursday signed a bill largely banning abortions once doctors can detect a trace of a fetal...

New postpartum depression drug won’t help most mothers

True, the fact that the FDA approved a drug specifically for postpartum depression is a step in the right direction. After all, postpartum depression,...

Kentucky Governor Signs Law Prohibiting Abortions Based on Unborn’s Sex, Race, or Disabilities

Kentucky governor Matt Bevin on Tuesday signed a bill that bans abortions chosen on the basis of an unborn child’s sex,...

Sugary drinks linked to higher risk of premature death, especially for women

Compared with women who had sugary beverages less than once per month, those who had more than two servings a day -- defined as...

Carefully Smash the Patriarchy

On the last day of January, more than 100 people poured into the Rare Book Room at the Strand bookstore to hear Carol Gilligan,...