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Calif. Prop 65: BPA Listed as Reproductive Toxicant – The National Law Review

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 The California Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District (Sacramento), has upheld the listing of bisphenol A (BPA) as a reproductive toxicant under Proposition 65 (Prop 65).

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Female reproductive hormones could help protect against severe forms of Covid-19 – Malay Mail

A recent US study shows that hormones may protect women from serious forms of Covid-19. Tempura / IStock.com pic via AFP CHICAGO, Nov 26 Since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, studies are regularly trying to find out why certain people are more prone to suffer from serious forms of this virus than others. One of the latest comes from the USA and concerns women

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Robust inference of positive selection on regulatory sequences in the human brain – Science Advances

INTRODUCTION It has long been suggested that changes in gene regulation have played an important role in human evolution and especially in the evolution of the human brain and behavior (1, 2). Many human and chimpanzee divergent traits (3) cannot be explained by protein sequence adaptations. For example, there is little evidence to link protein sequence adaptations to traits related to cognitive abilities (4)

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Transgender Woman Who Was Brutally Attacked in MacArthur Park Says She Is Alive’ and Fighting’ – NBC Southern California

Daniela, a transgender woman who was the victim of a brutal attack in MacArthur Park in October, says she is "alive" and "fighting." The brutal attack adds to the list of hate crimes that, according to the FBI, continues to grow. She was walking home when she decided to take a break in the popular park in downtown Los Angeles. And, although she saw several people approaching, she never imagined that they would intend to murder her.

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Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market: Rising incidence of ovarian cancer to drive the market – BioSpace

Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market: Introduction Request Brochure of Report - https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=B&rep_id=80010 Key Drivers, Restraints, and Opportunities of Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market Request for Analysis of COVID-19 Impact on Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market - https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=B&rep_id=80010 Request for Custom Research - https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=CR&rep_id=80010 North America to Dominate Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market Pre Book Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market Report at https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/checkout.php?rep_id=80010&ltype=S Key Players of Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market Major players operating in the global ovarian cancer drugs market are Read more information here: https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/ovarian-cancer-therapeutics-market.html Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market, by Treatment Type Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market, by Cancer Type About Us Transparency Market Research is a next-generation market intelligence provider, offering fact-based solutions to business leaders, consultants, and strategy professionals. Our reports are single-point solutions for businesses to grow, evolve, and mature

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B.C. woman loses appeal to have second child by using late husbands sperm – Kimberley Bulletin

A womans second attempt to be granted the legal right to use her late husbands sperm to have another child has been struck down in B.C.s Court of Appeal. The woman, referred to as Ms. T., lost her husband after he died suddenly and unexpectedly, according to court documents made public on Wednesday (Nov

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These San Antonio Sisters are Sharing Their Screen Printing with the Community – San Antonio Magazine

Photo By Josh Huskin Manola and Maria Ramirez are artists in their own right, but the sisters have also found a niche in helping other female creatives share their work with San Antonians thanks to screen printing. The artists who come to us want to make their work available to people at an affordable price, says Manola, of Manola & Maria Printmaking: Art: Design. Reproducing their work through screen prints allows them to do that

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The Last Fertile Female in Guinea’s Tool-Using Ape Tribe Has Successfully Given Birth! – ScienceAlert

A dwindling tribe of chimpanzees in Guinea that gained global fame for uncanny abilities to use tools has a glimmer of hope after its last fertile female gave birth. The tiny community of apes lives in a forest around the village of Bossou, in the far southeastern corner of the country. Scientists have trekked to the remote location for decades to study the chimps' remarkable use of tools

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A rare species of whale washed ashore dead in North Carolina – WDJT

By Amanda Jackson, CNN (CNN) -- A North Atlantic right whale calf was discovered dead on the shore of a barrier island off North Carolina on Friday, according to officials. The right whale is one of the rarest marine mammals in the world, according the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and there are only around 400 of them remaining.

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Ethiopian refugees in Sudan in dire need of protection, reproductive health care – Sudan – ReliefWeb

UNITED NATIONS, New York/UM RAQUBA, Sudan More than 33,000 people have fled into eastern Sudan from the ongoing conflict in Ethiopias Tigray Region, according to United Nations officials. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has begun to relocate refugees from transit centres to a displacement settlement in Um Raquba, where UNFPA is working with partners to provide critical services. A majority of the relocated refugees are women and children.

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Abortion is legal in Namibia, but only if a woman is in danger or has been sexually abused. Activists are demanding reform – CNN

That's the idea being put forward by Esther Muinjangue, Namibia's deputy minister of health and social services.

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Ont. woman gets endometriosis surgery in the U.K. after Canadian doctors dismissed her symptoms for years – CTV News

TORONTO -- An Ontario woman travelled to the U.K.

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Championing the prevention of gender-based violence through campaigning for gender equality and building positive masculinities – World – ReliefWeb

JOINT STATEMENT By COTLA, the Council of Traditional Leaders of Africa, in association with UN Women and UNFPA 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence On the occasion of the commencement of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, the Council of Traditional Leaders of Africa (COTLA), in association with UN Women and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), reiterates its solidarity and commitment to promoting gender equality and to ending all forms of gender-based violence (GBV) against women and girls. We recognize our responsibility to use our authority and influence to shape attitudes and behaviour that ensure that women and girls can live in peace and security, free from discrimination and harm

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The untold story of Tuffy the wolf and the family that raised the NC State mascots – Times Record

NEW BERN, N.C. Lisa Downey is used to stares during daily walks with her Tamaskan dogs along the paved sidewalks near her North Carolina home.

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Brian Mazza Is Running 50 Miles to Fight Male Infertility Stigma – menshealth.com

On December 12th, Brian Mazza will be running a grueling 50 miles, beginning in Manhattan and then trekking north up through the Bronx and into the hills of Westchester.

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Self-reported barriers to accessing infertility care: patient perspectives from urban gynecology clinics – DocWire News

This article was originally published here J Assist Reprod Genet. 2020 Nov 26. doi: 10.1007/s10815-020-01997-y

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HYPERPROLACTINEMIA AND INFERTILITY Part 1 – THISDAY Newspapers

Hormones are chemical messengers that are produced in one organ and moves through the blood and body fluids to organs and tissues where they are needed to modify and control body functions. Reproductive hormones are one of the factors that contribute to fertility and conception. These hormones are responsible for the development of secondary sexual characteristics in men and women and also growth and maturation of sexual gametes.

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Merck Foundation CEO and DR Congo First Lady mark the International day of ‘Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls’ after appointing her as…

DR Congo First Lady partners with Merck Foundation (http://www.Merck-Foundation.com) to build healthcare capacity, break infertility stigma and empower girls through education; Merck Foundation CEO underscored their long term commitment to the social and economic development of Democratic Republic of The Congo through their partnership with The First Lady and Ministry of Health. Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany, underscored their long term commitment through starting their partnership with The First Lady of Democratic Republic of the Congo, H.E.

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Toxins, the environment, and your health – Post Register

Good lifestyle choices exercising regularly, eating a healthy diet, not smoking, and drinking in moderation obviously makes a big difference in staying healthy. Research in the last few decades has shown, however, that environmental exposures may also contribute to major diseases and health problems that disproportionately affect men, including heart disease, prostate cancer, infertility, and skin cancer. These exposures involve a number of toxic substances that turn up in food, food packaging, drinking water, and personal care products.

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3 siblings spend Thanksgiving together, with their new parents – FOX 10 News Phoenix

Mesa family celebrates the addition of 3 siblings Lexi, Stephan and Chelsea entered the foster care system in 2019. MESA, Ariz.

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Can you correctly tell if these 12 fertility and pregnancy statements are truth or myth? – NewsChain

There are countless myths surrounding fertility and pregnancy, some of them repeated so often that many people believe theyre true. Here, two top experts in fertility and pregnancy Professor Adam Balen, a consultant in reproductive medicine at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, and spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (rcog.org.uk), and Carmel Lloyd, head of education at the Royal College of Midwives (rcm.org.uk), outline which common fertility and pregnancy statements are truths and which are not. The truth or myth answer is at the end of each section.

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When Yami Gautam told her parents about the subject of Vicky Donor, got an unexpected reaction from… – Hindustan Times

Yami Gautam burst on the Bollywood scene in 2012 with Shoojit Sircars Vicky Donor, in which she starred opposite Ayushmann Khurrana. She made a rather unconventional choice to debut in a film which dealt with infertility and sperm donation.

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Evidence of Health Concerns Connected to 5G Mounts ecoRI News – ecoRI news

By STEPHEN DAHL The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) hasnt updated safety standards for radiofrequency radiation (RFR) since 1996. According to a study published by Harvard Universitys Edmond J

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In UN role, ex-journalist seeks to end abuse of women and girls – Thomson Reuters Foundation

By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK, Nov 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Former CNN correspondent Isha Sesay planned to begin her new role as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) with a visit to Nigeria and Haiti - canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, the British journalist and author listened remotely to stories from women and girls, from midwives to abuse survivors, in Yemen, Ukraine, Somalia and Sierra Leone

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Orchids and Onions Eskort ad brings home the bacon – Citizen

I watched one of those American food programmes once the sort which leave you in no doubt about why so many people in that country are obese and heard that old saying that there isnt any food item which isnt made better by the addition of bacon. Its been part of my life since my first memories and weekends were always when there would be bacon and egg on the table. That is still the case in our house

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