Category Archives: Good Parenting

Angels Walk Among Us

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Abusing a Child

Abusing a Child…

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Posted on September 4, 2018 by secretangel

Abusing a child…
is something we never want to see…
but it happens often…
in so many a family.

via Abusing a Child…

When Health And Safety Of Patients Do Not Matter

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Texas Attorney General Logo graphic.

AG Paxton Files Court Brief to Safeguard
Women’s Health and Protect the Unborn
in Texas

AUSTIN, TX  –  Attorney General Ken Paxton last night filed a motion in U.S. District Court asking for dismissal of Whole Woman’s Health’s lawsuit challenging almost all abortion laws and regulations in Texas.

“Whole Woman’s Health is attempting to circumvent the democratic process and use the courts to change dozens of laws passed by the people’s representatives in the Texas Legislature,” said Attorney General Paxton.

Whole Woman’s Health is challenging more than 60 individual state laws or regulations in 19 different categories, including the parental consent requirement for minors, 24-hour waiting period, ultrasound requirement, and criminal penalties for non-compliance.

Abortion clinics throughout Texas already comply with the current laws and, in some cases, they have been doing so for decades.  For instance, abortion facilities have been required to meet state licensing requirements and report certain data to the state since 1985.

The U.S. Supreme Court has already upheld laws like many of those challenged.

Some of the challenged laws include the state’s requirement that abortion providers sterilize their instruments, provide patients access to their medical records, the opportunity to ask questions and the right to be free from discrimination in their treatment.

“The financial interests of abortion doctors or their profit margins should never take precedence over women’s safety and well-being,” said Attorney General Paxton.  “It’s shameful that Whole Woman’s Health no longer wants to comply with these common-sense regulations of abortion practice, many of which have previously been upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court.”

Slaughterhouse Environment, HIV/AIDS, AntiChild Agenda

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Your Child Needs YOU, BEFORE It Is Too Late

Unsterilized Equipment, Unsecured
Drugs, Attempting To Remove Parental
Consent Requirement For Minors

There is a war being waged against Our Children, and they are grossly out numbered.

As all of us have already seen, Our Washington Law Makers as well as Our Liberal Judicial system sided against Our Children’s equal rights.

Now, as a Parent, what will you do if someone attempts to have the Law of Parental Consent For Minors Changed?

What are your thoughts on a medical provider that did not sterilize their instruments?

This issue isn’t just about Our Children’s rights, health, or Child Sex Trafficking, this is also about every woman’s rights and health.

Whole Woman’s Health Exposed

You will not want to miss my next post “When Health And Safety Of Patients Don’t Matter“.

OK Sheriff Bryant Has Heart Every Father Should Have

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A Dad is half of a Team that pulls in Tandem for the good of the Family.

Sheriff speaks out about Dickson
Child Abuse case

ARDMORE, OK  –  Carter County Sheriff Chris Bryant said an investigation into a child abuse case which began August 1 via the Dickson Police Department is still underway.

The investigation is now being conducted by the Carter County Sheriff’s Office.

“There was a two year old and a four-year-old inside the home,” Bryant said.  “The conditions inside the house were dilapidated, very bad conditions.  The house had lots of feces, animal feces, and no running water.”  Bryant said Dickson Police sent the two-year-old child to the hospital.  That child was later airlifted for medical care. The other child was treated by a local doctor, Bryant said.  The children have been placed with a foster family and their medical needs are being addressed.

“The child who was airlifted was released to a foster family,” Bryant said.  “He is mobile, moving around laughing and talking.“

Bryant said the children are the biological children of the male subject in the case. Bryant confirmed charges have been filed on both the biological father and spouse.

“This right here has been the worst we have ever seen,” Bryant said.  “It’s very disheartening, as a father myself.  It has been very difficult for everyone that has worked on this.  No child deserves this.  This is unacceptable.”  Bryant confirmed both subjects remain in custody as of Friday morning . Bond was set for the male subject in the amount of $1 million.  Bond has been reduced for the female subject to $75,000.

“This was an issue that Dickson PD had been involved with early on,” Bryant said. The family had been previously investigated by DHS as well, according to Bryant. “We want to offer assistance to any agency having these issues.  We want to make sure these things are handled correctly and taken care of swiftly.  We want to help those children who don’t have a voice for themselves.”  Bryant said more charges may be added as the investigation is still ongoing.

While investigators are looking into whether the female subject may have participated in the abuse of the children, Bryant said knowing the abuse is being perpetrated and not reporting or protecting the children is just as reprehensible. “She didn’t do much to stop it, from what we’re understanding,” Bryant said.  “You’re just as guilty if you know this is happening and don’t try to stop it.  We would encourage anyone out there who has information about any kind of abuse whatsoever going on, please call us and let us help.”

Bryant said he waited to discuss the case with the public or the media until he could be sure he could present precise information.  “We want to make sure that what we’re reporting is 100 percent factual before we discuss it,” Bryant said.  “When you have children or infants at stake here, we want to protect the integrity of the case.”

The Seldom Mentioned Side Of Opioid Addiction

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Number of Opioid-Addicted Women Giving Birth Quadruples

Number of Opioid-Addicted Women
Giving Birth Quadruples

By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

The number of pregnant women addicted to opioids as they give birth has more than quadrupled since 1999, a disturbing new report shows.

In 2014, for every 1,000 hospital deliveries, 6.5 were mothers who arrived at the hospital with opioid use disorder, up from 1.5 per 1,000 in 1999, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers found.

This increase is likely linked to America’s ongoing opioid epidemic, said study co-author Jean Ko, an epidemiologist with the CDC’s division of reproductive health.

“With the opioid overdose epidemic, it’s natural to see increases in opioid use disorder among the general population,” Ko said.  “Our data tell us that women presenting for labor and delivery are no different.

Opioid use during pregnancy has been tied to maternal death during delivery, stillbirth and preterm birth, the CDC researchers noted.

Even babies born healthy might have to go through opioid withdrawal, a condition known as neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS).

Babies with NAS can experience tremors, convulsions, seizures, difficulty feeding, breathing problems, fever, diarrhea and trouble sleeping, according to the March of Dimes.

The CDC study used data from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, focusing on 28 states with at least three years of data available for analysis.

Between 1999 and 2014, all 28 states saw significant increases in opioid-addicted pregnant women entering labor.

Vermont and West Virginia had the most cases of opioid-affected pregnancies in 2014.  Vermont had 48.6 cases for every 1,000 deliveries; West Virginia had 32.1 cases per 1,000.  On the low-end, Nebraska had 1.2 cases per 1,000 and the District of Columbia had 0.7 per 1,000.

The average annual rate increases were highest in Maine, New Mexico, Vermont and West Virginia.  Those states all had growth of more than 2.5 cases per 1,000 each year — six times higher than the national average of 0.4 cases per 1,000.

The states with the lowest increases were California and Hawaii, with fewer than 0.1 new cases per 1,000 each year.

The new information “is very alarming and is a call to arms regarding this national health crisis,” said Dr. Mitchell Kramer, chairman of obstetrics and gynecology at Huntington Hospital in Huntington, N.Y.

“We are well aware of the association of opioid exposure and abuse with adverse pregnancy outcomes including preterm labor and delivery, stillbirth, neonatal withdrawal syndrome and maternal mortality,” he said.

But Ko said concerns about babies with NAS should not dissuade pregnant women from taking medicines appropriately prescribed to treat chronic medical disorders, or from taking medications like methadone or buprenorphine that aid in addiction treatment.

The CDC recommends a number of strategies for countering this dangerous trend:

  • Making sure opioids are prescribed appropriately.
  • Strengthening state-level prescription drug monitoring programs.
  • Requiring substance abuse screening at the first prenatal visit, as recommended by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
  • Ensuring that pregnant women with opioid use disorder have access to addiction therapy, and that new opioid-addicted mothers receive postpartum care that includes mental health and substance abuse treatment.

Kramer pointed out that “the implications of this startling CDC data are that coordinated national, state and provider efforts are necessary to prevent, monitor and treat opioid use disorder among reproductive-aged and pregnant women.”

The report was published in the Aug. 10 issue of the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.