Post Tagged with: "pregnancy"

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, […]

October 19, 2017 ×
Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

By Liz Greene Though mental health disorders can affect anyone of any gender, race, or age, research suggests that women are about 40 percent more likely than men to be […]

October 4, 2017 ×
The Injustices Seen In The U.S Prison System Affect Women Very Differently Than Men

The Injustices Seen In The U.S Prison System Affect Women Very Differently Than Men

By Ash Stevens The issue of mass incarceration in the US is well documented and is being talked about a lot more in political and social justice discussions. By now, […]

July 24, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Athleta’s “Power Of She” Video Series Tackles Ageism, Pregnancy & Body Image

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Athleta’s “Power Of She” Video Series Tackles Ageism, Pregnancy & Body Image

It seems we have reached a moment in the zeitgeist where it is now commonplace to see advertising campaigns that aren’t built on the premise of enforcing and leveraging women’s […]

February 3, 2017 ×
This Birth Control App Wants To Reduce The 3 million Unintended Pregnancies In The US Each Year

This Birth Control App Wants To Reduce The 3 million Unintended Pregnancies In The US Each Year

We recently posted an article titled ‘No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy‘. While we know there are plenty of our readers […]

June 17, 2016 ×
How I Dealt With Multiple Miscarriages While My Friends All Had Babies

How I Dealt With Multiple Miscarriages While My Friends All Had Babies

By Tamar Henry One premise-level misconception that often seems to surface when we talk about women who can’t get pregnant, or are dealing with pregnancy loss, is that there are […]

January 20, 2015 ×
Jessica Simpson Says Stop Judging Women For Their Pregnancy Weight Gain!

Jessica Simpson Says Stop Judging Women For Their Pregnancy Weight Gain!

In what should be the most exciting time for a mother-to-be, the tabloid media has successfully turned pregnancy into another excuse to body shame women and make a spectacle out […]

October 8, 2014 ×
How An Unexpected Pregnancy Inspired A Catholic Schoolgirl To Start A Health Organization

How An Unexpected Pregnancy Inspired A Catholic Schoolgirl To Start A Health Organization

By Michelle Shegda There will come a time in your life when you realize you weren’t adequately prepared for what is to come. It could be something simple like how […]

August 28, 2014 ×
“I Had An Abortion, It Was Awful, But Don’t Judge Me For Talking About It”

“I Had An Abortion, It Was Awful, But Don’t Judge Me For Talking About It”

Written by Chloe* On September 22, 2011, I woke up early to celebrate my 24th birthday. As far as my friends and family knew, I was off to spend a […]

August 29, 2013 ×
WARNING: This Post-Pregnancy Shoot Includes Stretch Marks & Cellulite

WARNING: This Post-Pregnancy Shoot Includes Stretch Marks & Cellulite

Sick of seeing all those celebrity post-baby photo shoots and paparazzi shots where it looks like they didn’t even give birth to a bean, let alone a baby? Sure we […]

June 27, 2013 ×
Lisa D’Amato Tells Us What It’s REALLY Like To Be A Pregnant Celebrity

Lisa D’Amato Tells Us What It’s REALLY Like To Be A Pregnant Celebrity

Dear Readers, once again we have the pleasure of another celebrity guest post from non other than Top Model and All Star girl, Lisa D’amato. You may remember her as […]

June 20, 2013 ×