“Today my niece is such a normal, healthy, rambunctious first grader, that it is hard to believe she ever got off to such a fragile start.”

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A Thankful Video: From Amazing Kids With Heart Defects

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This is what thankful looks like.

Just What Side is His Bread Buttered On?

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JJ Vincent hears the constant barrage of jokes about jobs and gays and straights and stereotypes. Time to bust some myths.

The Rise of Male Caregiving

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Formally or informally, more and more men are taking care of those who need to be taken care of.

Why She Bought a Gun

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After domestic violence ends in a murder-suicide on the police station steps, some women begin to protect themselves and their loved ones with deadly force.

Cancer: 8/18

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Survivors wanted: men’s stories of cancer.

The Great Glass Escalator

Tweet(Much of the material for this post comes from David J. Maume Jr.’s 1999 work “Glass Ceilings and Glass Escalators,” because that’s the one in my Work Organization textbook. More recent citations gratefully accepted.) According to analysis of the PSID (Panel Study of Income Dynamics), a longitudinal study of a representative sample of American families, between 1989 and 1999, […]