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This Underground, Female-Run Clinic Gave 11,000 Women Safe Abortions Before It Was Legal

This Underground, Female-Run Clinic Gave 11,000 Women Safe Abortions Before It Was Legal

The underappreciated story of Chicago's courageous Jane Collective.
Baby Twins Conjoined At The Head Survive One Of The World’s Most Difficult Surgeries

Baby Twins Conjoined At The Head Survive One Of The World’s Most Difficult Surgeries

The Delaney sisters are craniopagus twins — a condition that occurs once every 2.5 million births. They've now been separated.
New Heroin Vaccine Uses Body’s Own Defenses To Keep People From Getting High

New Heroin Vaccine Uses Body’s Own Defenses To Keep People From Getting High

After successful tests on rhesus monkeys, researchers are now looking to conduct clinical tests.
Up To 100 Girls Cut By Michigan Doctors, Says Attorney In First U.S. Female Genital Mutilation Case

Up To 100 Girls Cut By Michigan Doctors, Says Attorney In First U.S. Female Genital Mutilation Case

Federal prosecutors estimate that up to 100 girls were cut over the 12-year period.
Pot Pizza Now Being Served At Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Pot Pizza Now Being Served At Medical Marijuana Dispensary

The Ermont Inc. dispensary has already sold hundreds of cannabis-infused pizzas in three weeks.
Overdoses Killed More People In 2016 Than HIV/AIDS Did At Its 1995 Peak

Overdoses Killed More People In 2016 Than HIV/AIDS Did At Its 1995 Peak

The deaths have prompted some to call U.S. drug overdose rates a "modern plague."
Chemotherapy More Effective When Used With Cannabis Chemicals, New Study Finds

Chemotherapy More Effective When Used With Cannabis Chemicals, New Study Finds

A new study found that, when used after chemotherapy, cannabinoids can effectively help kill leukemia cells.
Texas Has Highest Rate Of Pregnancy-Related Deaths In Developed World, New Study Finds

Texas Has Highest Rate Of Pregnancy-Related Deaths In Developed World, New Study Finds

The maternal mortality rate in the Lonestar State doubled in just two years.
Guns Send 20,000 Kids To U.S. Emergency Rooms Each Year, New Study Says

Guns Send 20,000 Kids To U.S. Emergency Rooms Each Year, New Study Says

A new report has some alarming statistics on guns and children.
Haunting Photos From One Of The Most Horrific Looking Human Experiments Ever Conducted

Haunting Photos From One Of The Most Horrific Looking Human Experiments Ever Conducted

Duchenne de Boulogne took his fascination with human expression to shocking heights.
British Scientists May Have Cured An HIV Patient For The First Time In History

British Scientists May Have Cured An HIV Patient For The First Time In History

HIV is now undetectable in one man's blood after researchers in the UK administered a groundbreaking new treatment.