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Nicki Minaj’s Mom and NYC Doctor Offer Free Plastic Surgery to Abuse Victims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nicki Minaj’s Mom and NYC Doctor Offer Free Plastic Surgery to Abuse Victims New York, NY – May 14, 2023 – Carol Maraj, the mother of rapper Nicki Minaj, and a prominent New York City-based plastic surgeon are teaming up to offer free reconstructive surgery to victims of abuse. Maraj, herself a survivor of domestic violence, is passionate about helping women reclaim their bodies and start anew. With the help of her partner, a top-rated plastic surgeon,

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Educational Materials

Legal Protection for DV Survivors: Know Your Rights and Available Legal Options

Introduction Domestic violence (DV) is a grave issue affecting countless individuals around the world. Survivors of domestic violence often face immense physical, emotional, and psychological trauma. It is crucial for survivors to be aware of their rights and the legal options available to them. In this article, we will explore the importance of legal protection for DV survivors, focusing on restraining orders, legal resources, and the necessary steps survivors can take to ensure their safety and well-being. 1. Understanding Domestic

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IPV and Mental Health: Exploring the Impact on Trauma, PTSD, and Anxiety

Introduction In today’s society, the issue of intimate partner violence (IPV) has garnered significant attention. IPV refers to any form of physical, sexual, or emotional abuse between individuals involved in an intimate relationship. The consequences of IPV are far-reaching, affecting not only the physical well-being of the victims but also their mental health. This article delves into the impact of IPV on mental health, specifically focusing on trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and anxiety. Understanding IPV and Its Prevalence Before

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Domestic Violence

Intimate Partner Violence (IPV): Breaking the Cycle of Abuse

Introduction Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is a serious issue that affects countless individuals worldwide. It involves a pattern of abusive behavior, including physical, emotional, or sexual violence, used by one partner to gain power and control over another in an intimate relationship. IPV can occur in various forms, such as dating violence, marital abuse, or domestic violence, and it affects people regardless of their gender, age, or socioeconomic status. In this article, we will explore the impact of IPV, the

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