Elizabeth Bruenig, The Washington Post Published 9:17 am PDT, Monday, September 24, 2018 Amber Wyatt got married in March and is completing an undergraduate psychology program at Texas State University. Amber Wyatt got married in March and is completing an undergraduate psychology program at Texas State University. Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Amanda Voisard Amber Wyatt is back in school and married to Stephen Wilson, whom she encountered during her recovery. The couple is seen with their dog, Stitch, in San Marcos, Texas. Amber Wyatt is back in school and married to Stephen Wilson, whom she encountered during her recovery. The couple is seen with their dog, Stitch, in San Marcos, Texas. Photo: Washington Post Photo By Amanda Voisard A ladder leads to the loft of the shed where Amber Wyatt reported she was raped, in a 2006 evidence … [Read more...] about Teen reported 2006 rape. Then nothing happened. In #MeToo era, what do we owe her?
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Opinion There was some sensible training on the Field of Pain this week in the very warm conditions. Picture: Neil Featherby Archant It’s time to think about that race strategy for Run Norwich 2018, says Neil Featherby With just over a week to go to this year’s big city centre race, the Run Norwich 10k, a lot of first timers will be asking themselves lots of questions with regards to wondering if they have ticked all the boxes to be fully prepared and ready to go when they stand on the start line. Needless to say there will always be thoughts of “have I done enough?” or “can I squeeze a few extra miles in between now and race day?” However, in truth, the final week should just be about putting the finishing touches to all the weeks and months of hard preparation which has gone in. It is now about making sure that you can get the very best out of what you have done with perhaps a few specific sessions during the next few days to put the … [Read more...] about Neil Featherby: Time to put finishing touches to your training…and think about hydration
THE nerve agent sarin is believed to have been used in the Assad government’s alleged chemical weapons attack on Douma. It's claimed a helicopter dropped a huge barrel bomb containing the toxin on the Syrian town - leaving 70 dead and hundreds injured. But it's not the first time the nerve agent has been used in warfare - here's what we know... What is sarin gas? Sarin is a colourless and odourless agent that was outlawed as of April 1997 by the Chemical Weapons Convention. It attacks the nervous system and causes incredibly painful and uncontrollable muscle contractions that make it impossible to breath, leading to death by asphyxiation. In its purest form, sarin is estimated to be 26 times deadlier than cyanide. Symptoms following exposure to sarin include a runny nose, tightness in the chest and constriction of the pupils. Victims then continue to lose control of bodily functions and begin drooling, urinating, vomiting and defecating. Muscle spasms then make … [Read more...] about What is sarin gas, how does the nerve agent kill you and when was it used in Tokyo?
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Martin Finucane Globe Staff May 14, 2018 First lady Melania Trump underwent an embolization procedure Monday morning to treat a benign kidney condition, according to the White House. So what exactly does that mean? Embolization, the procedure the president’s wife underwent, is used to deliberately block blood vessels to starve some kind of growth or stop some kind of bleeding, a Massachusetts General Hospital kidney expert said Monday. Advertisement “Embolization is usually used when there’s some bleeding from somewhere,” said Dr. Nwamaka Eneanya, a nephrologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and an assistant medical professor. Get Fast Forward in your inbox: Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here People who get the procedure may … [Read more...] about Experts from Mass. hospitals give a breakdown on the procedure Melania Trump underwent on Monday
POP star Selena Gomez has had a kidney transplant due because of her gruelling battle with Lupus. The singer revealed her best friend gave the "ultimate gift" by donating her organ. How long does kidney transplant recovery take? Patients who have just undergone a kidney transplant are immediately given medication to stop their immune system rejecting the new kidney. As most transplanted kidneys start working straight after surgery, most people can leave hospital after one week. If the kidney fails to start working straight away, patients will have to have dialysis before they can go home. Those who are allowed out will have around two or three hospital appointments every seven days in the weeks after srugery. A year after the operation, patients will only have to return to the transplant centre once every few months. After the transplant, it's recommended that patients stop smoking, eat a healthy diet and lose weight if overweight or obese. What are the symptoms of rejection? As with … [Read more...] about How long does kidney transplant recovery take, does the procedure leave a scar and what are the symptoms of rejection?