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Can 'I Don't Know' Break The Abortion Stalemate?

John Backman | Posted 12.23.2011 | Religion
John Backman

"Becoming human" is not a scientific question but a spiritual or philosophical one. And who can answer any such question definitively?

Laura Bassett

North Carolina House Votes To Force Ultrasound Bill Into Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

North Carolina lawmakers voted on Tuesday to override Gov. Bev Perdue's veto of a mandatory ultrasound bill that forces abortion doctors to say certai...

16 And Pregnant Viewers More Likely To Support Abortion

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.10.2011 | Entertainment

Turns out, spending whole Saturdays watching marathons of baby Bentley on MTV might do more than just distract you from work deadlines and errands. ...

Laura Bassett

States Seeking to Limit Abortion Rights To Unprecedented Degree In 2011: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.14.2011 | Politics

In the wake of the election of a new wave of conservative state legislators, lawmakers across the country have advanced abortion-limiting legislation ...

New Abortion Laws And The Moral Slippery Slope

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
G. Elijah Dann

The moral life isn't one where we cherry-pick our moral issues, selecting our principles where it is convenient, avoiding situations where those same moral principles become inconvenient,

Transcending Ovaries: Toward Male Equality in the Abortion Debate

Jacob M. Appel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob M. Appel

In Florida's House of Representatives, Rep. Janet Long opposed a bill that would require women to pay for ultrasounds before an abortion, telling adversaries: "Stand down if you don't have ovaries."

Oklahoma Gives Right-to-Life Doctors the Right to Lie

Lennard Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lennard Davis

Hippocrates is turning over in his grave.

Oklahoma Abortion Bills Vetoed By Democratic Governor Brad Henry

AP | TIM TALLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma Gov. Brad Henry vetoed two abortion bills Friday that he said are an unconstitutional attempt by the Legislature to ins...

Pregnant Woman Pregnant Again (VIDEO): Julia Grovenburg's Medical Shock

Huffington Post | Michael Macher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

***UPDATE 9/28/09*** The couple was interviewed about their experience this morning on the "Today Show." WATCH: Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, W...

Media Blind to GOP Hypocrisy in Health Care Debate

Angela Bonavoglia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Angela Bonavoglia

The Republicans protesting health care reform are the same people who have brought us an avalanche of governmental regulations dictating the availability of women's reproductive health care.

Another Ultrasound Example -- Diagnosing and Treating a Common Condition in Runners

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

A condition that many runners seek treatment for is associated with a painful bump on the back of the heel, caused by the back of the shoe consistently rubbing against the heel.

Follow Up Case Study -- Ultrasound Guided Injections Offer Immediate and Lasting Relief for New Moms

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Many new mothers suffer from chronic wrist pain caused by the unaccustomed awkward hand positions required to hold and care for an infant. Injections can offer immediate and lasting relief.

Radiology Myth Buster: Medical Sonography (Ultrasound) Is Only Used to Image a Pregnant Woman

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

The most well known application for ultrasound is to produce pictures of a fetus in the mother's uterus, but this is just one of a vast number of medical uses for this fascinating technology.

Radiology Myth Buster: Radiologist - Technologist or Physician?

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Radiologists are medical doctors and can be an unbiased, patient advocate for your healthcare needs.

Exfoliating Like It's 1985?

Lauren Fornes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lauren Fornes

Despite all of the great inventions that came out of the '80s (pop rocks, jelly sandals, rubix cubes), exfoliation lagged. Lucky for us, the technology finally seems to be improving.