Month: May 2015

Outgoing Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan Signs Measure to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation

Originally posted on GOOD BLACK NEWS:
Outgoing Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan Signs Ban into Law (Source: Twitter) Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed a measure this week that criminalizes female genital mutilation, in one of his last official acts before yielding the country’s top office to Muhammadu Buhari, the International…


Originally posted on Allison Grayhurst:
. Deciding  .      Deciding to lose, coming home, speaking of love and worn-sole boots, knowing rest as forgiveness.      Love I see is a marriage that spares no compliment or insult, uncomfortable as a needle sometimes, sometimes grazing, naked, uneventful,…

Marijuana: The Next Diabetes Drug?

From Marijuana: The next diabetes drug? By Maia Szalavitz, Story highlights New research suggests that cannabis compounds may help control blood sugar Pot smokers also had higher levels of “good cholesterol” and smaller waistlines Marijuana may actually protect against obesity, researchers say But more research is needed […]