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Causes, Contributors

Why I Decided To Share My Domestic Violence Experience And Help Raise Awareness About This Epidemic

Why I Decided To Share My Domestic Violence Experience And Help Raise Awareness About This Epidemic

By Kaitlyn Carpenter I am a single mom who had to relocate from another state due to an abusive relationship. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to obtain housing in […]

Contributors

The Importance Of Women’s Health Check-Ups

The Importance Of Women’s Health Check-Ups

By Rachel Lynch Many women dread the idea of going to their doctor’s appointment. Whether it be pap smears and HPV shots or something as simple as weighing in at […]

Causes

Raising The Advocacy Stakes For The #MeToo Movement During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Raising The Advocacy Stakes For The #MeToo Movement During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

By Brian Kent Sexual assault is a topic that needs to be discussed, and in the current era of the #MeToo movement, we are seeing this happen. Every 98 seconds […]

Contributors, Health

Why American Heart Month Should Be The No.1 Health Awareness Campaign For U.S Women

Why American Heart Month Should Be The No.1 Health Awareness Campaign For U.S Women

By Caitlin Hoff On February first, the country kicked off celebrations for American Heart Month, and health organizations across the nation began campaigns to educate more people and share important […]

Contributors

8 Things I Have Learned About Teen Suicide After Writing A Book About This Topic

8 Things I Have Learned About Teen Suicide After Writing A Book About This Topic

By Jane Mersky Leder I’m not a stranger to suicide. My mother’s first cousin took her own life, but the cause of her death was listed as an “accident.” Three […]

Contributors

Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

By Chelsy Ranard October’s colors tend to be an array of oranges, reds, and yellows. As summer leaves and fall takes its place, our surroundings follow suit. Pumpkin spice, Halloween, […]

Causes

Anti-Human Trafficking Campaign Educating The Public To Know The Signs & Help Victims

Anti-Human Trafficking Campaign Educating The Public To Know The Signs & Help Victims

It’s easy to think of human trafficking as an epidemic happening elsewhere in the developing world. For those of us who live in the Western hemisphere, it may not be […]

Contributors, Health

I Survived A Rare Type Of Cancer, Now I Spend My Life Raising Awareness & Money For Research

I Survived A Rare Type Of Cancer, Now I Spend My Life Raising Awareness & Money For Research

By Heather Von St. James I‘ve been around the cancer community for 11 years since being diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma in November of 2005. See, I had never heard […]

Girl on a Mission

TV Personality Shaun Robinson Pivots From Hollywood To Tackling Human Trafficking With Her New Foundation

TV Personality Shaun Robinson Pivots From Hollywood To Tackling Human Trafficking With Her New Foundation

She is best known for her former role as host on the international Hollywood news show ‘Access Hollywood’, but there is a different side to TV personality Shaun Robinson that […]

Contributors, Entertainment

Panic Disorder Nearly Ruined My Life…Until I Found Tools To Manage & Control It

Panic Disorder Nearly Ruined My Life…Until I Found Tools To Manage & Control It

By Cami Julaine You know that feeling you get when you’re riding a roller coaster, slowly going up hill, and your body anticipates the fall, but it hasn’t quite dropped […]

Girl on a Mission

“Not On My Watch!” This Teen Is Raising Her Voice To Stop Child Marriage In Refugee Camps

“Not On My Watch!” This Teen Is Raising Her Voice To Stop Child Marriage In Refugee Camps

The effect of a young girl raising her voice is nothing short of powerful and world changing. Syrian teen Omaima Hoshan is a perfect example of this. She lives in […]

Causes

“What If This Was Your Daughter?” #WomenNotObjects Campaign Releases 2nd Video About Objectification In Advertising

“What If This Was Your Daughter?” #WomenNotObjects Campaign Releases 2nd Video About Objectification In Advertising

A couple of months ago we shared about the launch of a very important campaign called ‘Women Not Objects‘ which was created by advertising industry exec Madonna Badger. The idea […]

Fashion & Beauty

Aerie Lingerie Steps Up Its Body Positive Message With Eating Disorder Awareness Campaign

Aerie Lingerie Steps Up Its Body Positive Message With Eating Disorder Awareness Campaign

When Aerie lingerie burst onto the scene in 2014 under their parent company American Eagle, they sent a bold statement about body positivity right from the outset. They declared they […]

Creativity

This Series Of Disney Princess Illustrations Cleverly Promotes Cervical Health Awareness

This Series Of Disney Princess Illustrations Cleverly Promotes Cervical Health Awareness

In case you missed it, January was was cervical health awareness month. We have to admit, we didn’t even realize it, and although this article is being published in February, […]

Celebrities

Natalie Dormer Says She Is Optimistic About Progress Toward Gender Parity On Screen

Natalie Dormer Says She Is Optimistic About Progress Toward Gender Parity On Screen

If there’s one actress who we know has no problem advocating feminism, calling it like it is, and staying true to what she stands for, it’s British star Natalie Dormer. […]