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Experimenting on emotionally distressed children

Family | South Dakota pushes back against sex change treatment for minors
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 1/24/20, 04:11 pm

A South Dakota legislative committee approved a bill this week that would penalize medical professionals who prescribe hormone treatments or perform sex change surgeries for gender dysphoric children under age 16. Supporters of the measure argue the listed interventions are not healthcare but rather criminal acts against children too young to understand the long-term, irreversible effects.

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In sickness and in health

Marriage | Life was going according to plan for Brad and Kris Bemis. Then a dangerous disease turned everything upside down
by Charissa Koh
Posted 1/16/20, 03:02 pm

(Tenth in a series on long marriages.)

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A necessary breakup

Family | Why the United Methodist split makes sense
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 1/10/20, 04:31 pm

United Methodist Church leaders released a proposed plan last week that would split the second-largest U.S. Protestant denomination over issues of Biblical fidelity, especially in the areas of marriage and sexuality.

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