Tag Archives: Violence

Menopausal Symptoms More Common in Women with History of Intimate Partner Violence

While we have identified various sociodemographic variables as factors which modulate vulnerability to menopausal symptoms, no studies (to my knowledge) have looked at how a history of intimate partner violence (IPV) or other traumatic exposures may affect susceptibility to menopausal symptoms.   A recent study looked at menopausal symptoms in 2,016 women (40 to 80… Read More »

Viewpoints: Is Your Turkey Safe To Eat? Don’t Count On The USDA For The Answer; Another Tragic Lesson From Hospital Doctors On Gun Violence

Editorial pages focus on these health issues and others. Los Angeles Times: The Public Has The Right To Know About Tainted Turkeys And Sick Chickens If the USDA doesn’t want to implicate a single turkey supplier, then perhaps it ought to consider the broader approach taken by other agencies faced with serious food-borne illness outbreaks.… Read More »