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Indian gang rape victim Suzette Jordan goes public with her story

In February 2012, a 37-year-old woman went out to a nightclub at a five-star hotel on Park Street in Kolkata. By the end of the night her life had changed forever.<p>She was gang raped, thrown out of a car half-naked, in the dead of night. Her case got a lot of attention.<p>For the next 15 months, she …

Oxford child sex abuse ring: seven jailed for torture and rape of girls

Seven men who were part of a brutal paedophile ring that raped, tortured and abused vulnerable girls as young as 11 in Oxford have been jailed at the Old Bailey.<p>Five of the men were sentenced to life and will serve a minimum of between 12 and 20 years after one of the biggest child sexual …

Date Rape

What Is Date Rape?<p>When people think of rape, they might picture a stranger jumping out of a shadowy place and attacking someone. But in reality about …

Mental Health

Marital Rape

Rape is Rape.<p>Marital Rape is Rape. Intimate Rape is Rape. Stranger Rape is Rape. Force-only Rape is still rape!<p>Rape is rape regardless of the …

Perspectives on Acquaintance Rape

<b>I. What is Acquaintance Rape?</b><p>Acquaintance rape, which is also referred to as "date rape" and "hidden rape," has been increasingly recognized as a …

Coping with Acquaintance Rape

Rape by an acquaintance is often even more traumatizing than rape by a stranger. First of all, it represents a violation of trust. Secondly, victims …

Mental Health

Heather Gemmen: Finding 'Beauty' after Rape

Link - 'No secret' families help protect children from sexual abuse

It may not be the only thing we need to do in terms of combating child abuse, but there is simply nothing more important than this:<p>“Clearly, parents …

Ravens keep it ugly in beating Texans to remain in the playoff hunt

BALTIMORE -- The boos from the fans who remained at M&T Bank Stadium resonated loudly midway through the fourth quarter. One fan could be heard …

An 84-year-old doctor who refuses to use a computer has lost her medical license

Aside from a fax machine and landline telephone, there isn't much technology in the office of physician Anna Konopka, 84.<p>Instead, her patients' records are tucked into two file cabinets, which sit in a tiny office next door to her 160-year-old clapboard house in New London, N.H. Records are …

vox-mark

It slashes Medicare by billions and will leave millions without insurance.<p>The Senate tax bill is really a health care bill with major implications for more than 100 million Americans who rely on the federal government for their health insurance.<p>The bill reaches into every major American health care …

Health Care

7 Ways You Can Protect Yourself From Outrageous Medical Bills

A doctor offers a surgical add-on that leads to a $1,877 bill for a young girl's ear piercing. A patient protests unnecessary scans to identify and treat her breast cysts. A study shows intensive care-level treatment is overused.<p>ProPublica has been documenting the myriad ways the health system …

The CBO just released a report that should worry Sens. Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski

CBO: The GOP tax bill’s health care scheme won’t stop coverage losses or premium hikes.<p>A new report from the Congressional Budget Office dealt what should be a crushing blow to the tax bill: The deal that was crafted to win key senators who objected to the bill’s provision that would leave millions …