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Parents Charged in Death of 7-Year-Old Seth Johnson Chose Prayer Over Medical Care

Parents Charged in Death of 7-Year-Old Seth Johnson Chose Prayer Over Medical Care

A Minnesota couple who chose prayer over medical care have been charged with child neglect after their adopted 7-year-old son died of..

January 6, 2017 with 0 Comments
Texas to Require Burial or Cremation of Aborted Fetuses

Texas to Require Burial or Cremation of Aborted Fetuses

Texas health officials will require health care providers to bury or cremate the remains of aborted fetuses under new rules fiercely..

November 30, 2016 with 0 Comments
Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Improved Buprenorphine Access for Opioid Addicts

Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Improved Buprenorphine Access for Opioid Addicts

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) on Wednesday urged the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to “take all necessary steps” to..

March 2, 2016 with 1 Comment
Planned Parenthood Cleared, Anti-Abortion Activists Indicted for Undercover Videos

Planned Parenthood Cleared, Anti-Abortion Activists Indicted for Undercover Videos

In a surprise twist, a Texas grand jury has cleared Planned Parenthood of misconduct related to the alleged sale of fetal body parts and..

January 26, 2016 with 0 Comments
Congress Raises Bipartisan Concern over Avian Flu Vaccine Stockpile

Congress Raises Bipartisan Concern over Avian Flu Vaccine Stockpile

Leading members of a bipartisan House committee are questioning the efficacy of the US Health Department’s influenza pandemic..

December 28, 2015 with 0 Comments
Major Court Victory for Bay Area Medical Marijuana Dispensary MAMM

Major Court Victory for Bay Area Medical Marijuana Dispensary MAMM

In a precedent-setting case, a federal judge has ruled that the Justice Department is violating federal law by using federal funds to..

October 20, 2015 with 0 Comments
California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs ‘Right to Die’ Bill

California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs ‘Right to Die’ Bill

California Governor Jerry Brown signed landmark legislation on Monday, allowing physicians to prescribe lethal doses of drugs to terminally..

October 6, 2015 with 0 Comments
Ex-Hedge Fund Manager Martin Shkreli Buys Rights to Life-Saving Drug Daraprim, Raises Price 5,500%

Ex-Hedge Fund Manager Martin Shkreli Buys Rights to Life-Saving Drug Daraprim, Raises Price 5,500%

A former hedge fund manager and the pharmaceutical company he founded are raising eyebrows and ire after raising the price of a drug used..

September 22, 2015 with 0 Comments
Israeli Medical Association: New Force-Feeding Law Legalizes Torture

Israeli Medical Association: New Force-Feeding Law Legalizes Torture

Israel has authorized the force-feeding of hunger striking prisoners despite prohibition of the practice under international law and..

July 31, 2015 with 0 Comments
Israeli Researchers: Cannabidiol in Marijuana Can Heal Broken Bones

Israeli Researchers: Cannabidiol in Marijuana Can Heal Broken Bones

According to a study conducted by researchers at two of Israel’s leading universities, marijuana can help broken bones heal faster,..

July 20, 2015 with 0 Comments
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  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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