The Hyde Amendment has been reauthorized by Congress annually since 1976 and prohibits federal funding for most abortions under HHS programs.
Learn about the legality of adopting an adult, why you would want to do this, and the process you would have to go through to do so.
Here is a look at what a rape kit contains and how it is used to collect forensic evidence after a sexual assault.
State laws about minors having access to abortions vary greatly in terms of parental notification and parental consent requirements.
Statistics seem to show a connection between alcohol and drug abuse and domestic violence, but others question a direct cause-and-effect relationship.
Learn about compulsions, obsessive behaviors that you repeat over and over again, often for hours on end, to relieve anxiety.
Learn more about the psychological, physical, and behavioral symptoms or problems that may arise following sexual assault.
Women initiate recovery from drug and alcohol addiction for reasons you may not expect, according to a small study of former female addicts.
Trauma-related guilt can be quite serious and lead to mood disorders and suicidal thoughts. Learn more about how it develops and why treatment is important.
The behavior of some addicts can be like real-life versions of games we played as kids. Here are five of the games you may not realize you're playing.