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Massachusetts Maternal Mortality Rates Rising: Opioid Abuse and Psychiatric Illness Play a Role

Pregnancy-associated mortality, defined as the death of a woman during pregnancy or within one year of the termination of pregnancy, is increasing in Massachusetts.  In 2012, there were 30.4 deaths/100,000 live births. In 2014, the rate increased by 33%, to 40.4 deaths per 100,000 live births. Because pregnancy-associated mortality rates have historically been relatively low… Read More »

6 steps to healing from narcissistic abuse

The world’s foremost expert on narcissistic abuse, Melanie Tonia Evans, reveals the steps to recovery  Most of us think that we would never come into contact with someone with narcissistic tendencies let alone develop a relationship with one. Sadly, our perceptions of what a narcissist is could not be further from the truth. In my new book You Can… Read More »