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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: “No.…

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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 Administration’s 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. I’ll…

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Is It Anger or Abuse?

In the heat of the moment, it can be sometimes difficult to tell the difference between true anger and abuse. This handy checklist can help. True anger is always mindful. Abuse is ego-driven and c…

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so cute, thanks!

Maybe just stay home or ride a bike if it such a worry.

I agree that cats MANIPULATE our life.