Blog

February 7, 2019
A photograph of rosary beads with the cross. The beads & cross are a red wood with the twine lacing them together. The twine is a deep brown that braids around the beads.

The Catholic Church and Sexual Assault of Nuns

For decades, the Catholic church has been plagued by scandal after scandal of sexual abuse of children by priests.  Now, Pope Francis has also admitted to […]
February 7, 2019
People standing at a podium with a banner that reads, "Child Victims Act of New York."

Child Victims Act

After years of relentless hard work and dedication by victim advocates, like nationally ranked speed skater Bridie Farrell[1]at NY Loves Kids,[2]the state of New York has […]
February 1, 2019
Uber & Lyft logo.

Ridesharing and Sexual Assault

The convenience and ease of rideshare apps, such as Uber or Lyft, are undeniable.  These companies portray themselves as technology firms who connect drivers with riders. […]
May 7, 2018
Essure Birth Control Logo with contraceptive.

FDA Restricts Sale of Essure Device To Protect Women

Requires that patients receive risk information before using contraceptive device. In its commitment to ensuring the post-market safety of medical devices, the FDA used their authority […]
May 6, 2018
Nuplazid logo

Reports Of Deaths Spark Concern Over Nuplazid

FDA was worried Nuplazid was risky but approved its use anyway Nuplazid (pimavanserin) is an anti-psychotic drug manufactured by Acadia Pharmaceuticals that is approved for use in the treatment […]