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Born Addicted: The Number of Opioid-Addicted Babies Is Soaring

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — As a team of nurses unwrap baby Jayden from the comfort of his swaddling cloth, he wails. His tiny feet shake. His hands clench and unclench.<p>His suffering is obvious. Born dependent on opiates, the month-old boy and thousands like him are the smallest victims of the opioid …

Drug Addiction

Volunteer in Australia with Love Volunteers!

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Australian volunteers: everyday work, life-changing workplaces

Charity: Water Employee Discovers What Life's Like Without Water

Most of us have never really been thirsty. We’ve never had to leave our houses and walk five miles to fetch water. We simply turn on the tap, and water comes out. Clean. Yet there are 663 million people on the planet who lack access to this basic need. In the videos below, join Tyler, charity: …

Snorkeling

Married at 14, abandoned by 15: the forgotten girls of Dhaka

On the northern outskirts of Dhaka, the Bangladeshi capital, sits Duaripara, a slum that is home to more than 40,000 people. For teenage girls, life here is tough.<p>The country has one of the highest rates of child marriage, with more than half of Bangladeshi girls marrying before adulthood. For a …

Gender

Violence Against Women And Children Is A Daily Struggle In Papua New Guinea

"Every time Mary came in for treatment, she was terrified of going back home and getting beaten again."<p>The first time I met Mary, she came into MSF’s emergency surgery project in Tari, Papua New Guinea (PNG), suffering from wounds all over her body where her husband had beaten her with a stick. The …

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea: “Return to Abuser” Report Examines Shocking Levels of Family and Sexual Violence

<b>PORT MORESBY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA/BERLIN—</b>A new report from Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) examines the shocking levels of family …

Papua New Guinea risking lives with inaction on sexual violence, says MSF

Médecins Sans Frontières has warned the government of Papua New Guinea that its inadequate response to sexual violence is putting lives at risk.<p>In a report, published as MSF prepares to end a nine-year project addressing family and sexual violence, the organisation has called on the country’s …

Papua New Guinea

Women give birth in impossible circumstances | Doctors without borders

In Lankien, we tell women to come to MSF for medical care for delivery. It is especially important if they have had many babies previously, if they …

Pregnancy

The Secret War Crime: How Do You Ask Women to Relive Their Worst Nightmares

Ayak poses while nine months pregnant at a safe house in Uganda, Dec. 8, 2015.She lost her entire family to a rebel atta<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Lynsey …

College & University

A need for blood | Doctors without borders

I am here on my first mission, working in the busy, sometimes chaotic, but always interesting and rewarding, paediatric admissions ward at the Aweil …

Tiny Opioid Patients Need Help Easing Into Life

<i>This story is first in our four-part series</i> Treating the Tiniest Opioid Patients, <i>a collaboration produced by NPR's National & Science Desks, local member stations and Kaiser Health News</i>.<p>Swaddled in soft hospital blankets, Lexi is 2 weeks old and weighs 6 pounds. She's been at Women and Infants …

FDA

Losing weight with a high-protein diet can help adults sleep better

Wayne Campbell <br>Download Photo<p>WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Overweight and obese adults who are losing weight with a high-protein diet are more likely to …

Vladimir Putin Goes Shirtless Again For New 2016 Calendar

Russian President also shows off sensitive side in shots.<p>Vladimir Putin appears shirtless yet again in a bizarre new calendar that's titled "All Year With The President Of Russia."<p>The Russian President fishes bare-chested in one of the snaps from the 2016 edition. Other images from the calendar …

Russia

Prison staff at risk in over-crowded jails rife with 'drugs, fights and fires'

Prison staff are at risk in South Australia as over-crowded prisons set new records for the number of drugs, fights and fires behind bars, the State …

The Six Most Interesting Psychology Papers of 2015

Every year, psychologists publish a staggering amount of research—it’s impossible to read it all. Still, I gave it a shot—and here are the six papers I found most fascinating.<p><b>“Estimating the Reproducibility of Psychological Science,” from Science</b><p>This paper isn’t really a study; it’s the outcome of …

Inside the drug house where police found 8-year-old boy

He was allegedly left for days with only some muesli bars and chips for food, and no water, and had to endure soaring temperatures and frightening …

'You will stay here until you die': one woman's rescue from Isis

When a Syrian family in southern Turkey heard a young Yazidi woman crying after she was captured by Isis, they spent months plotting to free her – then risked everything in the attempt<p>Arezu came with a user guide and a list of defects, so that the buyer could not complain later about her …

Empathy

The inmates who chose to remain on 'prison island'

<b>Buru Island in East Indonesia was once home to 12,000 political prisoners, suspected communist sympathisers sent to toil there during the rule of President Suharto from the late 1960s.</b><p>It became known as the prison island: it was where people were detained without charge, forced to do hard labour …

Communist Party

ISIS Leader Says Group Is Getting Stronger in Purported New Message

ISIS released a new audio message Saturday purportedly from its leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, mocking the U.S. for not putting combat boots on the ground and criticizing the recently declared Saudi-led Islamic military coalition against terrorism.<p>Flashpoint Intelligence, a security firm and NBC …

Saudi Arabia

Six girl heroes ending child marriage in Africa

It’s a huge milestone in the fight to stop girls being forced to marry too early. While many heads of state have already made commitments to ending …

Gonorrhoea 'could become untreatable'

<b>Gonorrhoea could become an untreatable disease, England's chief medical officer has warned.</b><p>Dame Sally Davies has written to all GPs and pharmacies to ensure they are prescribing the correct drugs after the rise of "super-gonorrhoea" in Leeds.<p>Her warning comes after concerns were raised that some …

Medicine

Articles about most popular homes 2015 built budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

A budget home embraces custom details fit for a family of five.<p>Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact …

Palm Springs

1.5 Hours of Face Retouching in a 7 Minute Timelapse

To show the extensive work that can go into retouching a beauty portrait, editing guru Pratik Naik of Solstice Retouch created this 7-minute …

10 Striking Photos That Challenge The Perception Of Sex Workers In Art (NSFW)

Interdisciplinary artist Awol Erizku is making a name for himself in art history by looking back at what's come before him. Since his very first art …

Agent Orange 40 Years Later: Heartbreaking Photos Inside Orphanages in Vietnam

The negative effects of war are seemingly never-ending. Dioxin, or Agent Orange, as we know it more commonly from its use during the Vietnam War, …

Can Having A Lot of Anal Sex Stretch Out Your Sphincter? | Women's Health

Kerner says he hasn’t heard of a rectum (the last part of your large intestine before your anus) getting permanently stretched out from anal sex, but he says it could happen to the anal sphincter muscle (i.e. the muscle right at the end of your anus). “That muscle is designed to tighten to retain …