High Heels: Torture Device or Feminine Domination

High Heels: Torture Device or Feminine Domination

Are high heels a device to subconsciously and physically torture women or is the height that it gives women a symbol of feminine domination? As a woman who has probably suffered the same pain of high heels as billions of other women across the world have, I recently started to really ponder this question. Last […]

AIDS – like Disease in Monkeys Prevented by Vaccine

AIDS – like Disease in Monkeys Prevented by Vaccine

The Nature journal has published that a vaccine has prevented AIDS-like disease in monkeys. Nine out of 16 vaccinated monkeys were completely cured. This virus, called SIVmac239, or the Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV), is similar to the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), but can be up to 100 times more aggressive than HIV. Monkeys that carry […]