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October 2006

Hot Flash!

The love of your life is hot, irritated and glaring at you. You switch the thermostat lower, but she’s still flushed.  It’s hot as hell in here! Turn it lower! She sounds really, really annoyed. It’s on 68, honey! C’mon! But there’s more. She’s weepy, hostile for no apparent reason, and having trouble sleeping. The […]

November 2005

The Kindest Cut

Half a century ago, husbands passively stood by as their wives endured unnecessary hysterectomies to prevent further pregnancy-then the only legal option for female sterilization. Later, when legislators approved tubal ligation, women once again bore the burden of invasive surgery, although a partner’s vasectomy most certainly would have involved far less cost, recovery time and […]