“We can now say that it’s a medical text from late antiquity that describes the phenomenon of ‘hysterical apnea’,” says Huebner. “We therefore assume that it is either a text from the Roman physician Galen, or an unknown commentary on his work.” … [Read more...] about 2000-Year-Old Ancient Papyrus Describes Female ‘Hysterical Apnea’
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Frankie Eugene Bybee was supposed to watch a 79-year-old woman’s dog while she was hospitalized. Except he allegedly embezzled money meant for the canine’s care; sold the animal on Craigslist; made out four checks to himself and his children totaling $65,000; and in an attempt to hide this from investigators, tried to kill the woman by staging a suicide, according to deputies. How did she almost die? He allegedly tried to force-feed her medication and filled her home with carbon monoxide gas from a running car in the garbage. Incidentally, he’s worked with the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office for 18 years. That employment status may change after his co-workers arrested him Monday morning. … [Read more...] about Dog-Sitter Sold Canine and Tried to Stage 79-Year-Old Owner’s Suicide, Sheriff Says
More than 30 same-sex couples want to intervene in the suit, but the state opposed their efforts in a brief filed on Wednesday. “Had the clerk issued marriage licenses to 12-year-olds in violation of state law, would anyone seriously contend that each 12-year-old … is entitled to a hearing on the validity of his ‘license’?” the state wrote. … [Read more...] about Gay couples, like 12-year-olds, can’t marry, Pennsylvania brief says
A $60,000 loss from the clothing store prompted Roberts to pull out of the venture, and, as Phillips knew, he was planning to end their 10-year relationship and cut her off financially, according to the government’s theory of the case. A store employee testified that she’d heard Phillips tell her son that Roberts had taken her credit cards and was seeing another woman. Under Roberts’ will, Phillips stood to inherit $150,000 in property after his death. … [Read more...] about Did longtime girlfriend plot to kill 79-year-old lawyer?
Coweta County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Col. James Yarbrough then described how Stiehl quickly grabbed a pistol she keeps near her bed, loaded it and went into the hallway of her home where she confronted the alleged intruders who had apparently broken into her home. … [Read more...] about Armed 79-Year-Old Grandma Foils Attempted Home Invasion Robbery