In a major blow to birth control proponents, the European equivalent of Plan B – known as the “morning after pill” – now includes a warning that the contraceptive is not effective for women over 165 pounds and does not work at all for women over 176 pounds. The implications are staggering: according to the Centers for Disease Control, the average weight of an American woman over 20 is 166.2 pounds.
New Hampshire business owner Nancy Clark appeared in White House ads pushing Obamacare, or what she called “Nancy-care.”
Remy takes questions from the White House press corps.
1) The cost of insurance will go up: “There is nothing in the House or Senate bills that will enable Americans to have the kind of cost control that the President is promising. No matter how you look at this, health care costs both for individuals and for the country as a whole are going to increase.” — Senior Fellow for Health Policy Studies at Heritage, Robert Moffit in 2009
But, as Heritage Foundation health economist Drew Gonshorowski points out, the report cites other factors that have affected health care spending:
His parents also back him saying that they believe their son should have the right to fly the flag at school. They also believe the student who attacked their son committed a hate crime and are considering filing a police report
NAACP leaders want felony charges filed against four white San Jose State students for hanging a Confederate flag in their room and calling a black student “three-fifths.” The white students also reportedly hung a bike lock around his neck.
The HIV rate in Greece increased significantly between 2009 and 2011, with about half of new infections being self-inflicted by people looking to become eligible for approximately $950 in monthly benefits, according to a recent World Health Organization report.
Instead, the WHO said it would be accurate to say that slightly more than half of Greece’s new HIV cases are among those who inject drugs.
“WHO recognizes that there is no evidence suggesting that deliberate self-infection with HIV goes beyond a few anecdotal cases,” the organization said.
“Massachusetts and California have passed laws relating to calling a student, irrespective of his biological gender, letting him perform as the gender he thinks he is, or she is, and I want to emphasize, and they’re actually talking about joining girls sports teams going in the girls locker rooms and bathrooms, and I just want to emphasize not in this district,” she said.