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The twins Artemis and Apollo
The story of the twin gods Artemis and Apollo was filled with intrigue and deception. Their conception was controversial in itself
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Twin sister of Apollo, Goddess of wild animals, the wilderness in general, the hunt, and a protectress of womankind in all its aspects. A bucolic Divinity, she is not much seen among the dwellers of Olympus, but she was one of the most popular Divinities...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Pagan Roots of the Bible
"The Bible is the innerrent word of the living God. It is absolutely infallible, without error in all matters pertaining to faith and practice, as well as in areas such as geography, science, history, etc. Jerry Falwell I have heard this assertion...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Christianity >> The Bible
Goddess of women and children, protectress and defender of Her charges. She has fertility connections, and is associated with childbirth in a particular way. Her cult became conflated with that of the Virgin Mary in early Christian times....
Deities & Heros >> Magyar
Irish Myth Cycles
The myths and legends of a people are central to it's religion. It is from these stories that we derive our attitudes towards people and nature, and understand our deities. The famous and infamous deeds of a people's past, human and divine, provide a sense of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian

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Suggested News Resources

Listen to a 911 operator coach a young couple through childbirth in East Baltimore
Emergency operator coaches couple through childbirth. "Can you see, feel or touch any part of the baby?" the 911 operator asked.
UNH paramedic students use robot for hands-on practice in childbirth
Harrison Newman, a University of New Haven paramedical student, congratulates a fellow student after successfully delivering a robot baby during a training session for emergency natural childbirth in a Yale-New Haven Sponsor Hospital classroom Thursday ...
Australian mom calls on women to masturbate during childbirth
Some women use breathing to manage the excruciating pain of childbirth. Others bounce around on giant balls, spend hours in the hot shower, and scream at their husbands, "Rub my back harder!" Others hail the anesthesiologist.
Lace Flashes Every Time a Teen Dies During Childbirth
Wearables continue to make their way into conversations about innovative fashion. Just recently, they made appearances at both New York Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week. But beyond their aesthetic appeal, wearables can serve as a way to discuss ...
New mums in UK spend less time in hospital after childbirth than rest of the
British women spend less time in hospital after giving birth than other mothers in the developed world. UK women giving birth naturally stay on maternity wards an average of 1.5 days.

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