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Double tragedy: Both parents of two young children battling cancer

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The story of Ben and Shelby Offrink is heart-breaking. The Michigan parents are both fighting serious cases of cancer while raising two young kids, 3-year-old Maeve and 1-year-old Hazel. Shelby, 31, was diagnosed with a rare and incurable cancer of the… [Read More]

OB-GYN in trouble for complaining about patient online

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A St. Louis OB-GYN might lose her job for complaining about a patient on Facebook, according to KMOV-TV. Dr. Amy Dunbar of Mercy Hospital didn’t reveal intimate details about her pregnant patient but she did express irritation about her arriving late… [Read More]

‘Don’t let them call you skinny’: Vintage ads push women to gain weight

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We’re in the midst of swimsuit season and women are on a mission to get skinny. Everywhere they look they’re faced with advertisements for products and diets telling them to lose 10 more pounds. But squeezing into a smaller-size bikini hasn… [Read More]