ADHD diagnoses jump by 24% over 10 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) In 2001, about 2.5 percent of youth medical records analyzed for a California study were found to have been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. By more…

Doctors urged to screen for domestic abuse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Women of childbearing age should undergo screening for domestic violence and other forms of abuse while visiting their doctor or clinic, according to a recommendation more…

Roe v. Wade turns 40

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL JOURNAL) President Obama’s re-election bid emphasized abortion rights more than any other presidential campaign in history, warning women that their reproductive freedom was at stake on Nov. more…

4 doctors do 3rd-trimester abortions in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) Spend 10 minutes on the phone with Dr. Susan Robinson, an obstetrician-gynecologist who specializes in providing women with third-trimester abortions, and the name Aron Ralston will more…

Report says women are not equal

by Bob Unruh -- A new report on a U.S. Marines plan to put women in "tip of the spear" combat positions argues females are not "equal" when it comes to hand-to-hand more…

L.A. woman has widest hips in world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — One lady most certainly of the opinion that men prefer curves is Mikel Ruffinelli, a 420-pound mother of four who measures a staggering eight-foot in circumference. more…

Can taking aspirin make you blind?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Scientists have found those who take aspirin on a regular basis are much more likely to develop ‘wet’ age-related macular degeneration (‘wet AMD’) than those who more…

Girl, 5, drinks hand sanitizer at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A five-year-old girl was left close to death after she drank an entire bottle of hand sanitizer at school. Her case is the latest in a more…