US Supreme Court ends constitutional right to abortion

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took the dramatic step of overturning the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that recognized a woman’s constitutional right to an abortion and legalized it nationwide, handing a momentous victory to Republicans and religious conservatives who want to limit or ban the procedure. The court, in a 6-3 … Read more

How Herbal Supplements Sent One Woman to the ER

By Robert Preidt HealthDay ReporterHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 17, 2022 (HealthDay News) — A middle-aged woman learned the hard way that herbal supplements can cause harm. The 56-year-old suffered a dangerous heart rhythm disorder after taking high doses of hemp oil containing CBD (cannabidiol), and CBG (cannabigerol) and berberine supplements. She told doctors she was … Read more

BJP national president Nadda compares Gehlot to Nero over communal incidents

Attacking Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot over recent incidents of violence in the state, BJP national president J P Nadda on Tuesday compared him with Roman Emperor Nero, saying that he was celebrating his birthday when Jodhpur was burning. He targeted the state government over the issues of law and order, atrocities on Dalit and … Read more

What Is Battered Woman Syndrome?

All too often, when people hear of a woman who has been repeatedly beaten by her partner, someone asks, “Why does she stay with them?” The answer is extremely complicated, but some answers can be found by understanding a condition known as battered woman syndrome, which is considered a type of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). … Read more