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Abortion Lies Doctors Are Forced to Tell

If the bill sitting on Republican Governor Doug Ducey desk is signed today, doctors in Arizona will be required to tell a patient receiving a medical …

Feminism

The highest-paid woman in America is working on robot clones and pigs with human DNA

AUSTIN, Texas—Martine Rothblatt talks about outlandish feats that sound like science fiction—including an explanation of how she used artificial intelligence to simulate the human brain and create a copy of her wife—in the same way most executives discuss quarterly business forecasts.<p>The CEO of …

Pigs

Editing human embryos is genetics’ new battleground

Replacing faulty genes in early human embryos and germ cells is within our grasp. Such changes affect DNA in the nucleus and so would be heritable; …

Genetics

Faith-Based Medicine Is Snake Oil

“I went down to the crossroads, fell down on my knees.Asked the Lord above for mercy, ‘Save me, if you please.’”<p>—Robert Johnson<p>On April 13, 2013, …

Faith

Welcome to the future of medical record-keeping

<i>This is the sixth story in a nine-part series on the emerging wave of new-generation technology that monitors our health and wellness.</i><p>Why would Bill Tatham, a systems engineer, start a health-care company? Fifteen years ago, this Canadian entrepreneur sold his banking management software firm for …

Canada's Right-to-Die Ruling May Fuel U.S. Movement: Experts

Health news<p>The Canadian Supreme Court's reversal of a 21-year ban on doctor-assisted death offers a bold, new legal argument that could propel the American movement—in short: Aid-in-dying is pro-life, activists assert.<p>If Canadians have the constitutional “right to life, liberty and security,” they …

Canada

Study: Black Girls Are Being Pushed Out of School

News surrounding a confrontation in a Baltimore school is raising new questions about the role race plays in discipline for black girls. Baltimore television station WBAL has been reporting on an October incident that led to three students at the city's Vanguard Middle School being injured, and …

What I Learned From Doing a Job I Hate

It was one year ago today. I was huddled tightly in the fetal position on my bed crying. You see, a few months prior I had applied for an opportunity that would change my life. And in this moment I had just learned that my application was denied, which felt as though I had finally exhausted all my …

Woman suing California for her right to die at home

<b>(CNN) —</b> A San Francisco woman battling cancer is prepared to battle the state of California in court for what she says is her right to die on her own terms.<p>"I am suing the state of California to help me achieve a peaceful and dignified death at the place and time of my choosing," Christie White …

How Successful People Stay Calm

New research shows that keeping stress intermittent is key to your success at work.<p>The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we've found that 90 percent of top …

20 Fundamentals: What Every Teacher Should Know About Learning

What makes a teacher successful?<p>Having an expertise in reading, writing, math or science is necessary, but the ability to transfer that knowledge …