women's health

Men, however uneducated or inexperienced, consistently feel that they know better than we do how about our bodies work.

What I Call Them: Men Tell Women About Our Bodies

Mansplaining is rampant in our culture, and nowhere is it mansplain-ier than when men explain women’s bodies to us. Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   03.23.17   |   SHARE
I didn’t know much about preeclampsia before it happened to me.

Preeclampsia: What You Need To Know 

I was nearly six months pregnant when they died. They died because I was one of the 5% to 10% of women who suffer from preeclampsia. Worse, I was one Read...
Cecily Kellogg    |   03.3.16   |   SHARE

'Female Viagra' Is Now FDA Approved: Here's What You Need To Know

Although many women feel it’s about time the historically male-dominated pharmaceutical industry woke up and smelled the sexual needs of women, not Read...
Professor Kimberly Resnick Anderson of Your Tango    |   08.28.15   |   SHARE

Ticking Time Bomb: Life As A Cancer Survivor

I go for checkups when I’m supposed to: every three months to the oncologist and every six months to the breast surgeon. I go to SHARE support group Read...
Catherine Gigante-Brown    |   07.7.15   |   SHARE
facial hair

7 Things They Don't Tell You About A Hysterectomy

Without sufficient estrogen in your body, you begin growing a crop of course hair on your chin. If you are as lucky as I am, they are PITCH BLACK! Read...
Katina P. Mamigonian-Ionescu    |   05.29.15   |   SHARE
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A Happier Vagina: Here Are 4 Apps For That

These are the top four women's sexual health apps you need on your phone right now. Read...
Amanda Lauren   |   10.1.14   |   SHARE

The Ugly History of Anti-Choice Violence

MSNBC recently cast light on truly disturbing hypcorisy at play in the abortion debate. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   08.12.14   |   SHARE
Sex + Love

Justice Ginsburg Embraces Title of "Notorious RBG"

Ruthie, Ruthie, Ruthie, can't you see? Sometimes your words just hypnotize me. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   08.1.14   |   SHARE