Native Americans Struggle With High Rate of Rape
May 23, 2012, 12:28 pm by New York Times - Health
The assault rate on tribal lands is higher than the national average, and reservation residents who report being attacked often confront gaps in medical and legal help.
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Well: Mind: Depression and Stroke Risk
New York Times - Health : May 24, 2013, 12:21 pm
Being depressed is known to increase the risk for stroke. Now a new study suggests that the association is even stronger in younger women.
Ask Well: White-Coat Hypertension
New York Times - Health : May 24, 2013, 10:00 am
A reader asks whether white-coat hypertension — the tendency to develop high blood pressure at the sight of a doctor’s garb — is common and dangerous.
Well: Mothers With Cancer
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 12:33 pm
Children of mothers with cancer must learn this painful lesson early: the vulnerability of the figure on whom they have grounded their existence. With varying degrees of fearful awareness, such children intuit
Well: What’s in Your Green Tea?
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 12:01 pm
A new report from ConsumerLab.com shows that some bottled varieties of green tea appear to be little more than sugar water, while some green tea leaves are contaminated with lead
Well: Awareness: Heartburn Tied to Throat Cancer
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 10:00 am
Frequent heartburn increases the risk for throat cancer, a new study has found, and over-the-counter antacids may provide protection.