If all the negative headlines are bringing you down, this story is sure to cheer you up. Talk show host, Ellen Degeneres, celebrated her 60th birthday yesterday, with gifts and messages from people like Michelle Obama, Justin Timberlake and Jennifer Aniston. But it was DeGeneres’ wife, Portia de Rossi and her surprise gift, that brought the house down. And we’re sure it’ll bring tears to your eyes, too.
Over half a million hysterectomies are performed every year in the United States. And while a hysterectomy may be a necessary surgery to combat uterine, ovarian or cervical cancer, the majority of these procedures are performed for non-cancerous conditions. But research is suggesting that this common surgery can actually have adverse affects on a woman’s health.