Border Patrol Won’t Give the Flu Vaccine to Detained Kids
Flu season typically starts in October and ends in May, but attorneys who visited Border Patrol stations in Texas in June reported flu and lice outbreaks at each facility they toured.
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This Tennessee Lawmaker Claims a Fetus Can Survive Outside the Womb at Conception
"This is an example of how politicians do not understand the medical language enough to make a policy based on it."
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An Israeli Flight Attendant Died of Measles Complications After Traveling from New York City
The 43-year-old mother had worked a route between New York City and Tel Aviv at the height of the U.S. outbreak.
When He Throws Your Birth Control Pills in the Garbage
Pressuring someone not to use birth control is called reproductive coercion and it's a form of intimate partner violence.
This Man Went on a Karaoke Marathon So Intense His Lung Collapsed
He reportedly powered through 10 straight songs even after he started feeling chest pain.
This Creative Strategy Could Prevent Men From Banning Abortion
Increasingly restrictive abortion bills are being passed by old white men. This Florida state senator has had enough.
True Self-Care Is Not About You
The concept is marketed as an isolating, individual activity, but the best self-care is learning to take care of each other.
How Gen-Z Is Dealing With a Looming Climate Apocalypse
Growing up in the midst of a climate crisis is pretty overwhelming.
'I Lost Everything': The Obscene Cost of Being a Woman with a Chronic Health Problem
Medical debt hounds some people more than others.
Millions of Kids Are Exposed to Lead Because the U.S. Prefers to Protect Landlords
Exposure to lead can cause permanent brain damage, a lower IQ, and other health problems. But without federal regulations, most people don't know they're impacted until it's too late.
Buying Abortion Pills Online Is Overwhelmingly Safe, But Maybe Illegal in the US
There's plenty of evidence that most online retailers are selling the real thing.
For Women of Colour, Family Shame Can Make Abortions Traumatic
In households where it's common to keep dating a secret, an unplanned pregnancy brings up many challenges.