Oregon Goodwill breastfeeding tweets rile moms

A pair of insensitive social media posts from an employee of McMinnville’s Goodwill, followed by an equally heavy-handed response from Goodwill Industries’ Twitter account, created a groundswell of criticism against the company and its employee on Thursday.

Enrollment for Camp Riley opens

The camp promises enriching, life-changing experiences in a traditional camping environment tailored to each child’s individual needs.

Study details lives of LGBT youths engaged in ‘survival sex’

In extensive interviews conducted over three years by the Urban Institute, 283 young people spoke about experiencing family rejection, establishing support networks with groups of their peers, and learning how to subsist on earnings from sexual encounters.

Expert: Alzheimer’s beating shows disease’s unpredictability

Mental health experts say the case of an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient suspected of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility in suburban Denver is rare and shows the difficulty of caring for those with the unpredictable disease, even for the specially trained.

Merck grants free license for pediatric HIV drug

Drugmaker Merck & Co. has granted a free license allowing one of its HIV medicines to be made and sold inexpensively for use in young children in poor countries hard hit by the AIDS virus.