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Childhood Bullying Linked to Adult Inflammatory Diseases

Earlier this month, I wrote about the lingering effects of childhood bullying and how adults continue to suffer mental, emotional and even financial challenges resulting from the traumatic abuse they …

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10 Ways Childhood Bullying Stays With You for Life

Everywhere I turn these days there seems to be another newspaper or online story about childhood bullying and the often tragic effects on children. Too often, a suicide or criminal activity is linked …

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Abuse by Birth Control Sabotage

About twelve years ago, I was working as a doctor in a clinic in California. A young woman came in and requested a pregnancy test. Her test was negative. I asked her if she wanted to be pregnant: ďNo.…

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Stop Bullying: In Memory of Amanda

I feel compelled today to write about bullying after reading the tragic story of Amanda Todd, a beautiful girl from Port Coquitlam, BC, Canada who committed suicide after being bullied and abused by k…

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25 Cute Animals Speaking Out Against Animal Cruelty

North Dakota is currently one of the most lenient U.S. states when it comes to animal abuse crimes. It's one of two states where even the most extreme animal abuse cases are only considered misdemeano…

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12 Tough Guys with Adorable Animals (Photos)

The city of Baltimore, Maryland has an alarming incidence of animal abuse, often perpetrated by teens trying to show their "toughness" or "manliness." In response to this, the city created an anti-ani…

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Jerry Sandusky & Sexual Abuse

By Mallika Chopra I was on a panel last year with four amazing women -- women who were entrepreneurs, leaders, change makers for good in their communities. I was in awe of each one as they spoke ab…

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A Shamanic Perspective Of Abuse, And Its Treatment

by Jade Wahoo Grigori, Contributor to Shamanism on Allthingshealing.com It is well recognized that a person who has suffered abuse will tend in life to either become a perpetrator of further abuse …

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To Battered Women Everywhere: Just Go Get A Pedicure?!

By April Sweazy In response to the Obama Administrationís decision to have insurance companies cover the costs of counseling for battered women, (and other benefits), Fox News contributor Sandy…

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Questions To Ask Your Gynecologist

On the radio show I did with Tara Sutphen and Marla Maples, Marla asked me to give some guidance on questions to ask a gynecologist, so here you go, Marla - my thoughts on your great question. Iíll…

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Thank you for this article. Bullying in the workplace is a problem and there is a great need of hea…

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Carol P. "Humans and wildlife come into more contact with produce than your average cow and it is…