Daily Archives: October 16, 2013

Playing in public: Three Minneapolis playwrights bring public into process

Playing in public: Three Minneapolis playwrights bring public into process
Readings are scheduled for the week of Oct. 21st at the Playwrights' Center. Visit the … The play was inspired partly by a news story of surrogacy that surfaced following an earthquake in India and partly by her own work at a hedge fund in New York …
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Doctors “reawaken” ovaries in infertile women

Doctors “reawaken” ovaries in infertile women
Over the past couple of weeks, it's been difficult writing about babies. Between two rounds of chemotherapy and the bone marrow transplant I am currently hospitalized for, I had a two week window to save my eggs for freezing. Cancer treatments can make …
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Birth Control, Abortion Crucial to Reducing Deaths

Birth Control, Abortion Crucial to Reducing Deaths
Older children may also face hazards when a woman can't control her own fertility, since studies show that large family size and unplanned births can put children at risk for physical abuse and neglect. We have known for years that providing …
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