Suicides are increasing at a particularly alarming rate among indigenous women.
“I knew that to be the kind of parent that my two kids needed I couldn’t have any more kids.”
Some of the suggested methods can be downright dangerous.
About half of 17-year-olds in Australia have had sex, researchers say.
"I left and got my medical training... and now I’m back to serve the women of Alabama, and they deserve better."
"It makes me happy to see you use your platform to help people embrace their scars and the story behind them."
Many people living in remote communities can't get dialysis there — even though they say being on country helps their health.
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“Some of us mightn’t be alive” by the time they get public housing, one dialysis patient said.
"You can understand if you're the local MP and there's an election coming and you can announce, 'I've got a headspace in my electorate', that looks great."
"Honestly, I want a normal life... I don’t want any of this crazy, crazy world because it’s not worth it."
Once the epicentre of Australia’s ongoing Indigenous youth suicide crisis, the remote Kimberley town of Derby is striving for change.
If confirmed by other studies, researchers said this could open up new preventative options for throat gonorrhoea such as antibacterial mouthwash.
"When I looked in the mirror, I just saw pain in my eyes."
A Brown researcher slams the 2018 study — from a different researcher at Brown — which found teenagers were identifying as trans due to “rapid-onset gender dysphoria.”
“A bit upsetting that I had to find out about this through this Group, via a BuzzFeed News article, rather than from some official Google internal comms,” one employee wrote.
In the midst of a historic US measles outbreak, at least one Google employee walking around the tech giant’s main Silicon Valley campus has been diagnosed.
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“Under-vaccinated areas in the US are the kindling and the huge numbers of infections overseas are the spark that ignites outbreaks here.”
Who is offering to make contraception cheaper and who is promising to fund mental health support for new mothers?
“I feel like I’m a bit of a ticking time bomb," one woman told BuzzFeed News.
"A hundred thousand revelers come here to celebrate one thing: the male organ."
"With the second one, there was a bit of my brain that actually died."
"To my beautiful angel, mommy loves you more than she ever knew possible."
"I've been a part of that whole situation for a very long time. We've had so many scares."
Eighty-one women are suing Sharp Grossmont Hospital in San Diego, California, for secretly recording them during gynecological surgeries.
“It's crazy that this story is coming out from our leaders,” one expert said. “There is scant evidence for cannabis laced with fentanyl.”
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“An international moratorium should be put into effect immediately,” NIH chief Francis Collins said.
Guardian Pharmacy Services in Dallas can continue to operate under certain conditions. Lawyers representing the blinded patients say the punishment is too light.
Salt in My Soul is a new memoir about a young woman’s life with cystic fibrosis.
Rachel McAfee is facing a charge of neglect of a dependent causing death.