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Is This Ad Really A “Historic” Moment For The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue?

February 5, 2015 by

Yesterday afternoon, one of the hottest topics trending on social media was plus-size model Ashley Graham's upcoming appearance in this year's edition of the hotly-anticipated Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, which launches Monday, February 9th. Media outlets from the US to the UK, and ... [Read More]

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National Wear Red Day: 5 Fun Ways To Rock Some Red Tomorrow

February 5, 2015 by

1 in 3 women die of heart disease and stroke each year. In fact, heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States, claiming more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Despite these grave statistics, too many women still don't pay attention to their heart health, and are in the dark about their risks and the facts. Leading the charge to end this deadly foe, once and for all, is ... [Read More]

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Sufferin’ ‘Till Suffrage: 40 Years Later, This Is Still One Of The Greatest Women’s History Lessons

February 4, 2015 by

#WayBackWednesday is taking us way back to our childhoods. If you were a kid in the '70s or '80s you probably learned about conjunctions, the Constitution, and even how a bill becomes a law from the animated series Schoolhouse Rock. But one of our favorite episodes, which has proven that it can stand ... [Read More]

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Neonatal ICU Nurses Launch Onesie Collection To Help Premature Babies In Need

February 4, 2015 by

Amanda Dubin and Kelly Meyer, two “baby obsessed” neonatal ICU nurses who share a common passion for helping others and making a difference, have launched Luc&Lou, a baby onesie company that supports families in need. Inspired by the simple words “one for me & one for you,” Luc&Lou donates a onesie for every one purchased, ... [Read More]

Krystyna Kubran Races Motorcycles Like A Girl

Krystyna Kubran Races Motorcycles Like A Girl

February 3, 2015 by

Meet Krystyna Kubran. The 5' 3" powerhouse is one of only about 20 women out of the more than 300 men who race motorcycles in California, and she's quickly becoming one of the fastest. Apparently, this gets some of the guys she races against pretty riled up. Krystyna says, "The pigtails are pretty easy to spot on the racetrack. One guy told me that he was getting angrier and angrier as he was trying to ... [Read More]

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She Was Accepted To Medical School As A Goof, But The Joke Was On The Men Who Voted Elizabeth Blackwell In

February 3, 2015 by

Elizabeth Blackwell, the first female medical doctor in the United States, is typically included among the small handful of women that almost always makes the lesson plan in your average American history class. And rightfully so... she was a true pioneer. But what we didn't know was ... [Read More]

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Breast Cancer Warriors Immortalized As Superheroes

February 2, 2015 by

Superheroes possess extraordinary powers, display courage and are fierce opponents of evil; you can actually say the same thing about those fighting against breast cancer. Inspired by a portrait that she painted of her young son dressed as Spider-man, Minnesota based artist Barbara Porwit created The Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project, where she paints breast cancer ... [Read More]

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Breaking News: LEGO Hipsters Have Invaded Copenhagen

February 2, 2015 by

Complete with oversized earphones, burly beads, and funky glasses, a gang of LEGO Hipsters (3 men, 2 women) rode in on their bikes and made a grand, but "effortless urban cool" entrance on the streets of Copenhagen last week. But before you get too excited at the thought of adding this hip, motley crew to your own collection, you should know that LEGO, ... [Read More]