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After child sexual abuse, being “physically intact” doesn’t tell the whole story

The recent pardon of a convicted child rapist by the ex-Kentucky Governor has sparked a lot of controversies. The basis of the pardon was- “the victim’s hymen was noted to be physically intact.” Evolving studies have continuously shown that the hymen is not a reliable or accurate means to conclude sexual assault. But if physical… Read More »

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Pop a Whole Bunch of a Teenager’s Blackheads

• In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper removes a cluster of blackheads from a teenager’s face. • During the procedure, she uses a comedone extractor to make the process easier and safer. • While common in adolescence, blackheads can be easily treated with a regular skincare regimen. Being a teenager and dealing with… Read More »

Whole Genome Sequencing Heads for Consumers – Rodrigo Martinez of Veritas Genetics

Health Tech Jun 28, 2019• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH DNA testing companies like 23andMe and Ancestry have made DNA testing mainstream, with adoption skyrocketing among consumers. Meanwhile, health tech startups like Veritas Genetics are starting to push the trend even further – from genotyping to whole genome sequencing. What’s the difference? Well,