Personal Health: Should You Have Knee Replacement Surgery?

Now a growing number of experts are asking if all these operations are really necessary, especially those done at younger ages. Are all prospective patients giving lesser remedies a fair trial? How many knee replacements result from unrealistic patient expectations or the subtle influence of monetary gain among surgeons who perform them? One recent study…

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Retro Report: Code Name Jane: The Women Behind a Covert Abortion Network

And so she called the network, whose founders proclaimed, “We are for every woman having exactly as many children as she wants, when she wants, if she wants.” The Janes’ tactics were worthy of a spy novel. A woman seeking to end her pregnancy left a message on an answering machine. A “Callback Jane” phoned…

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They Live in Public

After the author falls in love with a lesbian while still married, the two enthusiastically make a short comedy about female ejaculation. The Topple crew pitched in, building a giant vagina and helping with costumes. Mx. Soloway calls the film, inevitably, “If You Build It, She Will Come.” Pronoun play: Though Mx. Soloway now prefers…

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How Princess Eugenie Broke Royal Tradition With Her Second Wedding Dress

Princess Eugenie wowed with photos of her second wedding dress yesterday, after the Duke of York unveiled a shot of her and husband Jack Brooksbank arriving to their private reception. The royal looked radiant in a flowing Zac Posen gown that broke a royal tradition. Advertisement — Continue Reading Below According to Mail Online, Eugenie…

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Medical News Today: Do cannabinoids ease multiple sclerosis symptoms?

Using cannabinoids to treat the symptoms of multiple sclerosis is controversial. This week, JAMA Network Open has published a systematic review and meta-analysis that might help settle the debate. Do cannabinoids reduce MS symptoms? A new analysis investigates. Multiple sclerosis (MS) involves an autoimmune response, in which a person’s immune system attacks the myelin sheaths…

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Medical News Today: Could it be possible to eliminate clogged arteries?

A new clinical trial to study a potential way of reducing the risk of early-onset atherosclerosis may be on the way. Atherosclerosis can lead to a range of cardiovascular problems. After evaluating previous research, a report published in the Journal of the American Heart Association concludes that a clinical trial might pave the way for…

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Allison Esposito, Benjamin Medina

Allison Esposito and Dr. Benjamin David Medina were married Oct. 13 at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, N.Y. Rabbi Gloria Milner officiated. The bride, 35, is taking her husband’s name. She is the founder of Tech Ladies, a company in New York that specializes in creating more diverse and inclusive workplaces for women. She previously…

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Ashley Knight-Greenfield, Theodore Wolfson

Dr. Ashley Knight-Greenfield and Dr. Theodore Samuel Wolfson were married Oct. 13 in Manhattan. Rabbi Ari Isenberg officiated at the Museum of the City of New York. The bride and groom met at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, from which each received a medical degree. Dr. Knight-Greenfield, 31, is in the final…

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