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10 Things to Know About the Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Winnie Stachelberg and Crosby Burns, americanprogress.org
SOURCE: AP/ Tom HarkinSenate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee Chairman Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill. Sen. Harkin has promised to bring the Employment Non-Discrimination Act before the Senate for a…

10 Things to Know About the Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Winnie Stachelberg and Crosby Burns, americanprogress.org

SOURCE: AP/ Tom HarkinSenate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee Chairman Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill. Sen. Harkin has promised to bring the Employment Non-Discrimination Act before the Senate for a…

How Obamacare Works For Womenfacebook.com
Oba­macare, also known as the Afford­able Care Act, is the sin­gle biggest advance­ment for women’s health in a gen­er­a­tion. This new law makes it eas­i­er for those who are insured to get access to …

How Obamacare Works For Women
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Oba­macare, also known as the Afford­able Care Act, is the sin­gle biggest advance­ment for women’s health in a gen­er­a­tion. This new law makes it eas­i­er for those who are insured to get access to …

MAPPED: Where It’s Good To Be Gay And Where It’s Bad To Be Gay
Here’s a colorful guide on where it’s okay to be gay. Just stay away from Saudi Arabia — and most of Africa, for that matter., upworthy.com
Here’s a col­or­ful guide on where it’s okay to be gay. Just stay away from Saudi Ara­bia — and most of Africa, for that mat­ter.Like us on Facebook?Follow us on Twitter?Next bit of Upworthiness:We th …

MAPPED: Where It’s Good To Be Gay And Where It’s Bad To Be Gay
Here’s a colorful guide on where it’s okay to be gay. Just stay away from Saudi Arabia — and most of Africa, for that matter., upworthy.com

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Widening income inequality and the weak recovery have undermined Americans’ belief in opportunity, President Obama said in an interview.

Jürgen Barth et al., plosmedicine.org

by Jürgen Barth, Thomas Munder, Heike Gerger, Eveline Nüesch, Sven Trelle, Hansjörg Znoj, Peter Jüni, Pim CuijpersBackgroundPrevious meta-analyses comparing the efficacy of psychotherapeutic interventions for depression were clouded by a limited…

Winter on the Coral Sea. Pix from the ANZUP annual meeting, Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia. July 2013

Anxiety Lingers Long After Cancer
By JAN HOFFMAN, nytimes.com
From the shock of the can­cer diag­no­sis onward, depres­sion can take its well-documented toll on patients. Even patients who appear to pack away their fears dur­ing the grind­ing treat­ment jour­ney to becom­ing cancer-free con­cede that when th…

Anxiety Lingers Long After Cancer
By JAN HOFFMAN, nytimes.com

From the shock of the can­cer diag­no­sis onward, depres­sion can take its well-documented toll on patients. Even patients who appear to pack away their fears dur­ing the grind­ing treat­ment jour­ney to becom­ing cancer-free con­cede that when th…