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HIV Positive Transgender Migrant Dies Shortly After Weeks in ICE Custody
Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness
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Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

HIV Positive Transgender Migrant Dies Shortly After Weeks in ICE Custody

By Sam Cronin |
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to dis...

In Secret, Seniors Discuss 'Rational Suicide'

In Secret, Seniors Discuss 'Rational Suicide'

By Melissa Bailey | Jun 25
Ten residents slipped away from their retirement community one Sunday afternoon for a covert meeting in a cafe. They aimed to answer a taboo question: When they feel they have lived long enough, how can they carry out their own swift and peaceful death?

Health Care Price Transparency? Fool's Gold or Money in Your Pocket?

Health Care Price Transparency? Fool's Gold or Money in Your Pocket?

Jun 25
The problems in health care are far deeper than just knowledge about hospital charges that few will ever pay.

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to discrimination and trauma.

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

By Julie Appleby, Elizabeth Lucas | Jun 24
As opioid addiction and deadly overdoses escalated into an epidemic across the U.S., thousands of surgeons continued to hand out far more pills than needed for postoperative pain relief.

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

By Laura Klivans, KQED | Jun 24
As weed has become easier for people to get, it has also become a hazard for dogs.