Canada: "We don't want to make life safe for prostitutes"

Right now, the Canadian Senate is hearing testimony from witnesses against and in favour of the Canadian government's overhaul of our anti-prostitution laws - Bill C36. The old laws that indirectly criminalized prostitution were struck down last December on the grounds of being unconstitutional. The main argument was… » 9/11/14 12:16pm 9/11/14 12:16pm

PSA: Combination Birth Control & Migraines Aren't Friends

So many people helped me out when I had my first migraine with aura this past weekend. Thank you! A lot of you also seem to get these aura thingies, so I wanted to share what I got from my family doctor today: apparently women who get migraines with aura should not also be on combination estrogen-progesterone birth… » 9/10/14 4:39pm 9/10/14 4:39pm

Help me make this self care decision? (And eye update!)

First of all, thank you so much to all of the people who gave me advice when I lost my peripheral vision on Friday night (and posted about it Saturday morning). I kind of thought everyone would be like "pffshh you're making a big deal about nothing" and the result was the OPPOSITE, and I'm glad, because it got me in… » 9/09/14 9:39am 9/09/14 9:39am