Nebraska woman charged with helping her daughter have an abortion | Health and fitness

By JOSH FUNK – Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A Nebraska woman has been charged with helping her teenage daughter terminate her pregnancy at around 24 weeks after investigators obtained Facebook posts in which the two discussed using drugs to induce an abortion and planned to burn the fetus afterwards. The prosecutor handling the … Read more

New CRISPR treatment enters human trial

Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death worldwide. High cholesterol is a modifiable risk factor for heart disease. Biotech company Verve Therapeutics recently launched a human clinical trial for a gene-editing drug aimed at lowering cholesterol. Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death worldwide. In 2019, approximately 17.9 million people worldwide have died … Read more

Two revered firefighters graduate from state firefighting academy

Journal Special State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey and Deputy State Fire Marshal Maribel Fournier, acting director of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy (MFA), today announced the graduation of 61 firefighters from the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy. Graduates completed the 50-day career firefighting training program at three campuses: Class No. 303 trained at the Stow campus, Class … Read more

Tips on how to apply and more

Before a few months ago, I didn’t know about tanned black women. I know it sounds absurd to say, but tanning has always seemed to be a beauty practice associated exclusively with non-black people, especially since most tanning or self-tanning products have been marketed by white people. So when I saw #blackwomentanning trending on TikTok … Read more