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Laverne Cox Is Right About Caitlyn Jenner and Rigid Beauty Norms: All Trans Women And Men Need To “Be Seen As Ourselves And Respected As Ourselves”

June 24, 2015 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2395
Yes, she’s stunning. You don’t make it to the cover of Vanity Fair without being arrestingly glamorous. With her long, tousled hair and movie star pose, Caitlyn Jenner, as shot by Annie Leibovitz for the magazine’s June issue, looks for all the world like any previous notable cover star. She’s even sporting a champagne-colored bustier, just… View Article

Supreme Justices rule contraception mandate unconstitutional

July 3, 2014 4:11 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 4652
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court advanced the cause of religious freedom Monday in the most closely watched case of its term, ruling that companies cannot be forced to offer insurance coverage for birth control methods they equate with abortion. The 5-4 decision by the court’s conservative majority, over the vehement objections of liberal justices, dealt… View Article

Why Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes

June 26, 2014 6:00 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 3415
It’s a tradition that dates back to the 1930s and it’s designed to give all children in Finland, no matter what background they’re from, an equal start in life. The maternity package – a gift from the government – is available to all expectant mothers. It contains bodysuits, a sleeping bag, outdoor gear, bathing products… View Article
Screening For Autism: There’s An App For That

Screening For Autism: There’s An App For That

June 11, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2208
Researchers at Duke University have developed software that tracks and records infants’ activity during videotaped autism screening tests. Their results show that the program is as good at spotting behavioral markers of autism as experts giving the test themselves, and better than non-expert medical clinicians and students in training. “We’re not trying to replace the… View Article

WomensDailyDiscounts.Com

June 9, 2014 7:12 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 3049
Online couponing can provide you with a world of discounts, however funneling through all of those coupons can be very time consuming. Fear no more, WomensDailyDiscounts.com provides members daily savings on major name groceries, restaurants, entertainment, popular products and services. As the membership grows, the site gets to know and understand users’ needs and interests, and provides… View Article
Multiple Sunburns As An Adolescent Increases Melanoma Risk By 80%

Multiple Sunburns As An Adolescent Increases Melanoma Risk By 80%

June 9, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2422
With incidence rates of melanoma rising for at least 30 years, it is not surprising that new research suggests that 5 or more blistering sunburns experienced before the age of 20 could increase melanoma risk by 80%. A study published in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention (CEBP) proposes that in a cohort of 108,916 white… View Article
The Raw Truth About Unpasteurized Milk

The Raw Truth About Unpasteurized Milk

June 6, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2449
Your local farmer’s market may be your first stop for farm-fresh summer fare, but certain foods can carry serious risks. Raw dairy products – those sold without having gone through a heating process called pasteurization – have been touted as cures for conditions ranging from allergies to high blood pressure. There’s no science to back… View Article