Sunday, February 25, 2018
          

Court bans 'biological father' from helping neglected child

Posted in Gender Issues

By Bob Unruh - WND 02/14/2018

"...“A little girl is in foster care. Her father wants to get her out and take care of her, but the courts are forbidding him to even take a paternity test,” wrote Jennifer Roback Morse, the founder of the Ruth Institute, writing in a commentary at The Stream website. ..."

Read the entire article:  http://www.wnd.com/2018/02/court-bans-biological-father-from-helping-neglected-child/#d11Zj9SGZwxtDxHH.99

The Healing Place expansion will help more men seeking hope and recovery

Posted in Mental Health

By The Healing Place 02/15/2018

"... In January 2018, 238 men were turned away from The Healing Place’s detox unit. The reason? Not enough space. That was the impetus for The Healing Place’s 29-million-dollar Men’s Campus expansion that currently underway at 10th and Market Streets in downtown Louisville. ..."

Read the entire article: https://insiderlouisville.com/sponsored/the-healing-place-expansion-will-help-more-men-seeking-hope-and-recovery/

March for Men

Posted in Gender Issues

By The Hippocratic Post 02/05/2018

"...Prostate Cancer UK estimates that it needs to fund around £120million of research over the next eight years to reverse a worrying trend that has seen mortality rates steadily rise for prostate cancer patients, even while mortality rates for other cancers, including breast cancer, continue to fall. ..."

Read the entire article: https://www.hippocraticpost.com/ageing/march-for-men/

Prostate Cancer: The Two Drugs That Can Radically Delay the Spread of the Disease

Posted in Prostate Cancer

By Pam Belluck - Independent 02/13/2018

"... They are among the most challenging prostate cancer patients to treat: about 150,000 men worldwide each year whose cancer is aggressive enough to defy standard hormonal therapy, but has not yet spread to the point where it can be seen on scans. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/prostate-cancer-treatment-drugs-delay-spread-disease-apalutamide-enzalutamide-a8206151.html

AMANDA PLATELL: We women should be angry about this cancer bias against men as prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer as bigger killer

Posted in Prostate Cancer

By Amanda Platell - The Daily Mail 02/02/2017

"...Official statistics confirmed what he said: prostate has now become a bigger killer than breast cancer. And while breast cancer deaths are falling, the toll for prostate cancer victims is continuing to climb. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5346941/We-women-angry-cancer-bias-against-men.html

Fathers' Stress May Have A Surprising Impact On Their Children's Brain Development, Study Finds

Posted in Fatherhood

By Azure Hall - Romper 02/18/2018

"... Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, led by neuroscientist Tracy Bale, found that a father's stress level could affect the brain development of his offspring. The study found that changes occur prior to conception, as the stress changes the makeup of the father's sperm, according to The Sunday Times. ..."

Read the entire article: https://www.romper.com/p/fathers-stress-may-have-a-surprising-impact-on-their-childrens-brain-development-study-finds-8255652

Fathers take more days off work to care for sick children than mothers, survey of parents shows

Posted in Fatherhood

By Nicola Harley & Olivia Rudgard - The Telegraph 02/17/2018

"... Traditionally it was mothers that stepped in to look after their youngsters when they were ill but a change in social and working attitudes has been attributed to a rise in fathers taking on the role. A study by health app firm Evergreen Life revealed that a higher percentage of men are now taking time off work to care for their children. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/02/17/fathers-take-days-work-care-sick-children-mothers-survey-parents/

‘Special interests block reform to give fathers more rights’ - National Parents Organization to RT

Posted in Family Law Issues

By RT News 02/17/2018

"...The system for dealing with family break-ups was introduced by President Gerald Ford in 1975. It was designed to punish men who did not want to be responsible for their children, not fathers who wanted to play an active role in their child's life. ..."

Read the entire article: https://www.rt.com/usa/419119-fathers-rights-national-parents-organization/