Monthly Archives: March 2017

How do rape myths and misconceptions hurt victims of sexual assault?

Rape myths  hurt victims of sexual assault more than you can imagine. Rape myths are not just a product of a sick mind, but an unfortunate response to subtle and not-so-subtle messages from religious and social groups, family, and media that communicate the legitimacy of these beliefs. For example some people believe that a Victim was…
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Part 3: What goes into the human body that seriously affect our mind?

[caption id="attachment_3668" align="alignleft" width="215"] What's happening?[/caption] Jane’s Team focus on the human body now looks at what goes in to it that affects our minds We have already given some information on foods [button text="Alternative Low-cost Healthcare" link="http://iamjane.org/research/low-cost-health-insurance-an-alternative-to-crisis-healthcare/" style="info" size="normal" target="_self" display="block" icon="no"] [button text="Health Matters - Index" link="http://iamjane.org/personal-health-matters-index/" style="info" size="normal" target="_self" display="block" icon="no"] [button…
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Part 5 How do other people’s actions change us?

We are affected by other people's actions More later but for now please view this video [button text="Video: How the actions of other people influence us" link="http://iamjane.org/portfolio-view/do-people-help-others-or-do-they-not/" style="primary" size="large" target="_self" display="inline" icon="no"] OTHER PARTS IN THIS SERIES [button text="Part 1: Study of the Human Brain" link="janes-team-studies-the-human-brain-to-make-the-world-a-safer-place" style="info" size="normal" target="_self" display="block" icon="no"] [button text="Part Two: A…
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Rape side affects (RTS) & Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) overlap

[caption id="attachment_3642" align="alignleft" width="200"] Children suffer also[/caption] The symptoms of Rape Traumatic Syndrome (RTS) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)  overlap. Obviously a person who has been raped will generally experience high levels of distress during the sexual assault and for a very long time after. Some victims are able to cope and recover quickly but…
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