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How My Unborn Son Saved His Mother's Life

Oral Fixation | Posted 08.13.2014 | Parents
Oral Fixation

In the delivery room, I was dressed in my scrubs just like in the movies. My seat was next to my love, who was on the operating table, arms stretched out. There was a screen cloth right above her sternum obscuring her nether region. Her face was glowing in the halo of the operating lights.

Marriage and the Golden Rule

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 10.24.2013 | Good News
William B. Bradshaw

The call came at about 11:00 p.m. on a Friday evening. The caller, a woman, in a rather excited voice said, "Please, come see us." And then I could ...

Lesson On Islamic Hand Signs Leads To Assault Charge For Virginia Teacher

Posted 10.23.2012 | Education

A Virginia elementary school teacher has been charged with simple assault after an Oct. 2 lesson on Islamic hand signs left one student’s hand cut a...

16 Signs of Women's Cancers: A Healthy Woman Checklist, Part 2

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 12.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Become the authority of your own body. Recognize changes early. This may save your life, and will certainly give you the opportunity to incorporate natural therapies and an integrative approach to your health care.

16 Signs of Women's Cancers: A Healthy Woman Checklist, Part 1

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 12.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

No physician can monitor your body on a daily basis. Being in touch with and aware of subtle but persistent changes in your health -- and taking action by seeking professional care to either rule out or identify a problem -- may save your life.

Should We Take a Daily Aspirin or Not?

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 06.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

For decades now, we've heard about taking aspirin daily as a way to prevent heart disease. Some of my patients have even taken it upon themselves to start taking a daily baby aspirin because they think that it is a healthy thing to do.

Dear Barack: Stop the Bleeding!

Steve Almond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Almond

The media is playing you as an elitist, the way Kerry was played as a wimp and Gore was played as a liar. You must remove yourself from this disastrous pattern.