Risk rates for certain cancers may increase as a woman’s height increases, says new study

Risk rates for certain cancers may increase as a woman’s height increases, says new study

WNN Breaking (WNN/VOA) New York, New York, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: Women’s chances of developing cancer after menopause increase with their height, according to a new study. Among nearly 145,000 women between the ages of 50 and 79, researchers found that height was more strongly associated with cancer than such established risk factors as obesity. The […]

National U.S. FBI sweep rescues 105 sex-trafficked children

National U.S. FBI sweep rescues 105 sex-trafficked children

WNN Breaking (WNN) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: In a detailed and comprehensive nation-wide campaign sweep that reached into 76 separate U.S. cities, 47 state divisions of the U.S. FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigation along with 230 separate agencies and 3,900+ local, state and federal law enforcement officers, have successfully rescued 105 children who […]

U.S. legislators vow to improve conditions for armed forces sexual assault survivors

U.S. legislators vow to improve conditions for armed forces sexual assault survivors

Carol Pearson – WNN Justice (WNN/VOA) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: Four U.S. military veterans who are survivors of military sexual assaults testified Friday July 19 before a U.S. House of Representatives Veterans’ Affairs subcommittee. They asked for better care and treatment for their trauma from the U.S. Veterans Administration. The U.S. Defense Department released […]

From Ohio captivity to dynamic survivors: Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus & Michelle Knight

From Ohio captivity to dynamic survivors: Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus & Michelle Knight

WNN Breaking (WNN) Cleveland, Ohio, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: In a combined public statement of public gratefulness Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michell Knight used Youtube to thank everyone who have continued to offer them support and strength since their forced captivity ordeal. This act of thanks is the first time any of the women have […]