Day: May 18, 2019

Pentagon spending on sex assault programs quadruples, yet incidents creep back up in latest report

CLOSE During a congressional hearing, Arizona Republican Senator Martha McSally claims she was preyed upon and then raped during her military career. USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Pentagon spending on sexual assault prevention and response programs has quadrupled since 2008, according to figures released by the Defense Department. […]

‘Stem cell’ therapies offered at private clinics need to be approved as drugs, Health Canada says

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday morning. If you haven’t subscribed yet, you can do that by clicking here. Canada’s direct-to-consumer cell therapy industry is thriving. Across the […]