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The Unsung Lifeblood of the Hospital: Nursing Assistants

I'm ashamed I had no idea--until recently-- about the medical field's necessary dependence on in-patient nursing assistants. Aside from when I delivered my two babies, 15 and 19 years ago, I'm lucky to say I've never been hospitalized. I admit I've always had an unfamiliarity with hospital …

LOL: If Moms Talked To Each Other The Way They Spoke To Their Children

<b>“Don’t sass me.”</b><p><b>Sketch comedy group</b> The Break Womb has published an amusing video that shows what it would be like if mothers conversed with one …

Hypocrites in our own house: Maternity leave and American Healthcare

Netflix listens to doctors. Google, Facebook, and Apple listens to doctors. The United States Navy and Marine Corps listen.<p>The above “companies” have …

Did CIA Director Allen Dulles Order the Hit on JFK?

In a blistering but painstaking profile of the Cold War CIA chief, David Talbot’s damning accusations include the allegation that Dulles was behind …

Gun Control in America: The Second Amendment’s Fake History | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>False history continues to kill Americans, as we saw once again last week at Umpqua Community College in Oregon where a disturbed young man whose</i> …

Hilarious 'Activewear' video gets a remix from Ellie Goulding

Ellie Goulding, singer and actual brand ambassador for Nike's line of women's activewear, is the latest person to poke fun at the international …

Scientists find DNA differences between gay men and their straight twin brothers

For men, new research suggests that clues to sexual orientation may lie not just in the genes, but in the spaces between the DNA, where molecular marks instruct genes when to turn on and off and how strongly to express themselves.<p>On Thursday, UCLA molecular biologist Tuck C. Ngun reported that in …

The right’s big abortion lie: The very real ways pro-life politics make women less safe

When the right opposes the kinds of contraception that actually work for women, we end up with more abortions<p>Imagine that over the next 15 years we could reduce abortion by 90 percent simply by improving pregnancy prevention. Imagine, further, that during this same 15 years we could replace most …

Researchers Make Artificial Cells That Can Replicate Themselves

To better understand how life might have started on Earth<p>Scientists have a pretty good theory for how life on Earth began: Meteorites that bombarded our planet brought simple carbon-based compounds called amino acids. Eventually, slowly, these chemicals combined to make cells, which were then able …