Scientific Testing On Primates Is At An All-Time High

US-based scientists are using more non-human primates in research than ever before, according to data from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). As reported by animal welfare science journalist David Grimm, government documents released in late September show that the numbers of primates used for scientific activities rose 22…

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Texas Couple Make History By Carrying The Same Embryo During IVF

In an apparent world-first, both women in a same-sex couple have a biological connection to their son after each carried the same embryo during different phases of an in vitro fertilization (IVF) attempt. As strange as it may sound, achieving this unique family dynamic required only a slight modification to…

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Texas Couple Make History By Carrying The Same Embryo During IVF

In an apparent world-first, both women in a same-sex couple have a biological connection to their son after each carried the same embryo during different phases of an in vitro fertilization (IVF) attempt. As strange as it may sound, achieving this unique family dynamic required only a slight modification to…

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How My Skin Condition Helped Me Grow Into the Person I Am Today

I was 18 years old when I first started presenting symptoms of a mysterious skin condition. Two years later, I was officially diagnosed with Hidradenitis Suppurativa. During the two long years between the emergence of my symptoms and an official diagnosis, I was left to wonder, question, research, and hope…

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