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Overlooked And Dismissed: How Doctors Often Ignore Women’s Pain

Overlooked And Dismissed: How Doctors Often Ignore Women’s Pain

By Indiana Lee The medical industry has an ugly history of mistreating and ignoring women. For hundreds of years, social gender inequalities have been intensified under the watch of medical […]

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When Taking Charge Of Your Health, Should Google Be Your “First Responder”?

When Taking Charge Of Your Health, Should Google Be Your “First Responder”?

By Kanwal L. Haq, M.S., and Amy Bantham, Dr.P.H., M.S., M.P.P. How many times have you found yourself with an unusual symptom or ailment and then quickly opened your phone […]

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How This Underestimated Source Of Nutrition Can Improve Women’s Quality Of Life

How This Underestimated Source Of Nutrition Can Improve Women’s Quality Of Life

The average lifespan for women in the US is higher than that of men (81 vs 77 years old, respectively). However, women have a higher rate of chronic health problems […]

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What Should All Women Know About Their Thyroid?

What Should All Women Know About Their Thyroid?

Women are five to eight times more likely than men to develop thyroid disease, according to statistics, and one in every eight women will develop a thyroid disorder during their lifetime.  It is […]

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The Main Benefits Of Jiu-Jitsu For Female Health

The Main Benefits Of Jiu-Jitsu For Female Health

Jiu-jitsu is a martial art that has been practiced for centuries. It teaches moves to defend oneself against an armed or unarmed opponent, typically while the jiu-jitsu practitioner is wearing […]

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Entrepreneur Jess Graham Disrupting The $600B Menopause Market With Revolutionary New Company

Entrepreneur Jess Graham Disrupting The $600B Menopause Market With Revolutionary New Company

According to a 2020 report by Venture Capital firm Female Founders Fund, menopause is a $600 billion industry and opportunity for investors. Yes, that’s right, we said BILLION! Yet when […]

Girl on a Mission

Global Health Expert Launches Company To Revolutionize Access To Sexual Wellness In The Femcare Space

Global Health Expert Launches Company To Revolutionize Access To Sexual Wellness In The Femcare Space

When it comes to women supporting women, few have done it with more heart, soul and strategy than Kate Roberts, CEO of  The Body Agency, based in Washington DC. The Body Agency was […]

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Female-Focused Telehealth Co. Prioritizing Mental Health & Menopause For Women Over 40

Female-Focused Telehealth Co. Prioritizing Mental Health & Menopause For Women Over 40

Telehealth companies are becoming more and more popular these days, especially given the prolonged pandemic, and the need to restructure our healthcare system to ensure access for all, in the […]

Feminism

Get Festive With This Female-Focused Gift Guide From Sexual Wellness Co. The Body Agency

Get Festive With This Female-Focused Gift Guide From Sexual Wellness Co. The Body Agency

It’s that time of the year again when we go into overdrive looking for the perfect gift for the loved ones in our lives, or perhaps even ourselves (treat yo’self!). […]

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Powerful Film by INTIMINA Symbolizes Shocking Eight Year Wait for Endometriosis Diagnosis

Powerful Film by INTIMINA Symbolizes Shocking Eight Year Wait for Endometriosis Diagnosis

Imagine knowing you have a health problem, visiting the doctor close to a dozen times to get some help, but being dismissed and not getting the correct diagnosis until EIGHT […]

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Most Women Will Experience Thrush At Some Point. Why Is There So Much Stigma?

Most Women Will Experience Thrush At Some Point. Why Is There So Much Stigma?

By Krishma Patel A majority of women, from a young age, at some point in their lives have endured thrush but were too embarrassed to talk about it. They would […]

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“Just Live With It” – Changing The Conversation Around Urinary Incontinence During #BladderHealthMonth

“Just Live With It” – Changing The Conversation Around Urinary Incontinence During #BladderHealthMonth

By Jessica McKinney November is here, and the quickly approaching holidays can send our already-busy lives into overdrive. There are lists to make, meals to plan and events to coordinate. […]

Working Women

How Women’s Health Is Adversely Affected In The Workplace

How Women’s Health Is Adversely Affected In The Workplace

By Hasna Haider It’s an unfortunate fact that the pandemic has affected women in the workplace far more than it has men. Reports noted that women put in more unpaid […]

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Prioritizing Women’s Health: For Us And For Our Future

Prioritizing Women’s Health: For Us And For Our Future

Investing in our health is something many of us are fortunate enough to be able to do, but this isn’t always the case. On a global and governmental scale, more […]

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The Best Supplements For Women’s Health And Skin

The Best Supplements For Women’s Health And Skin

We all know that consuming a well-balanced, nutritious diet is essential for our overall health. However, we can sometimes lack a certain vitamin or mineral which can lead to numerous […]