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What pregnancy care costs, and related writings

Elisabeth Rosenthal's New York Times story on the staggering costs of maternity care in the U.S. featured a short interview with my wife, a family physician who...
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Wasting DNA – A Key Limitation of the Personhood Movement

The Personhood Movement wants to legislate that a fertilized egg is a person with rights equivalent to a fully born baby. But does it go far enough?
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Wanna harass me? iHollaback

Hollaback! is a movement dedicated to ending street harassment, a common, under-prosecuted, form of gender-based violence, using mobile technology.
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The Politics of Male Circumcision

It would be a shame if, like the hysteria over vaccinations related to faked research, the politics surrounding male circumcision lead to public health policies that are not sound..and safe.
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When Does Life Begin? Examining Limitations of the Personhood Movement

The Personhood Movement wants to legislate that a fertilized egg is a person with rights equivalent to those of a full-born baby.

Who Needs Men, Anyway?

By Dov Michaeli To Pat and Elizabeth and Laurie and Elaine and all the other women who so enriched my life This is no joke. Studies on...
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Semen Story Costs a Surgeon His Job as Lead Editor...

When a surgeon gets fired as editor of Surgery News for a tongue in cheek story about sperm, the comments erupt.
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Why Don’t Italian Men Leave Their Mothers?

We can answer the question by reading a study on monkey behavior titled, Mothers Matter! Maternal Support, Dominance Status, and Mating Success in Male Bonobos