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Abuse

Abuse: mental, sexual, relationship & more. Learn the types and how to recognize them.

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Why Women Stay: Understanding Battered Woman Syndrome
To put it lightly, the prevalence of domestic violence in the United States is alarming. About 1&...

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Do You Know the Signs of an Abusive Relationship?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over half of the women who are...

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What Everyone Should Know About Sexual Violence
Consider these statistics—every 68 seconds someone in the United States is sexually assault...

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News: Sexual Harassment and Assault Linked to Long-Term Mental, Physical Health Issues
When a woman is sexually harassed in the workplace or is sexually assaulted, she can experience n...

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How the Impact of Child Abuse Extends Into Adulthood
Adults who have experienced early ...

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Want to Help #MeToo? Here's What to Teach Your Boys
The #MeToo movement has given women the strength to come forward and speak about experiences of ...

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How to Spot the Signs of Sex Trafficking
Human sex trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery happening globally, where people are forced...

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The Devastating Mental Effects of Sexual Harassment
2017 was the year of #MeToo, when victims of sexual harassment—often women, but men as well...

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What You Need to Know About Intimate Partner Violence
Homicide, or murder, is a leading cause of death for women under 45 years old. About half of wome...

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Beyond Physical Scars: The Lasting Impact of Domestic Abuse
Sexual dysfunction, low self-esteem and chronic pain are just some of the issues.
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