Leakers Anonymous: New Ad Spot For Kegel Training Gadget Uses Humor To Address Female Incontinence

Leakers Anonymous: New Ad Spot For Kegel Training Gadget Uses Humor To Address Urinary Incontinence

July 31, 2015 by

Naama Bloom, founder of women's health company HelloFlo and the menarche marketing guru behind a string of viral first-period themed ads (e.g. "The Camp Gyno," "First Moon Party," and "The Period Fairy"), has lent her vagical sense of humor to help the makers of ... [Read More]

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Danit Peleg Is First Designer To 3D-Print A 5-Piece Fashion Collection At Home

July 31, 2015 by

Meet 27-year-old Danit Peleg, a 2015 graduate of the Shenkar College of Engineering, Design and Art in Ramat Gan, Israel. In September 2014, she started working on a 5-piece collection for her degree in Fashion Design and decided to explore 3D-printing, a technology she barely knew anything about. After 9 months of research and development, ... [Read More]

Meet Ms. Muscle… April Atkins, The World’s Strongest Seventh Grader (In 1954)

Meet Ms. Muscle… April Atkins, The World’s Strongest Seventh Grader (In 1954)

July 30, 2015 by

In the mid-1950s on California's famed Muscle Beach, there was one individual who "routinely blew minds" by performing "utterly improbable feats of strength." Her name was April Atkins, and unlike the adult strongmen who flocked to this birthplace of the physical fitness boom, she was only in the seventh grade ... [Read More]

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Ask Your (Fill In The Blank) If Birth Control Is Right For You… A Reproductive Rights Parody Starring Amy Schumer

July 30, 2015 by

"Ask your doctor if birth control is right for you. Ask your boss. Ask your boss’s priest. Ask a Boy Scout. Ask a mailman…" This birth control "ad" aired back in April, during season 3, episode 1 of Inside Amy Schumer. It's a reproductive rights parody and it's spot-on. ... [Read More]

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The I’m Tired Project Highlights The Impact Of Microaggressions & Stereotypes

July 30, 2015 by

Inspired to do something that would make a difference, friends and recent college graduates Harriet Evans and Paula Akpan created The I’m Tired Project aiming to highlight the significance and lasting impact of microaggressions and stereotypes ... [Read More]

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#ThighReading: Latest Body Positive Hashtag Has Women Celebrating Their Perfectly Imperfect Thighs

July 29, 2015 by

Just as former aspiring ballerina turned competitive cyclist Christine D'Ercole discovered the incredible power of her once shame inducing "thunder thighs," countless women are taking to Twitter and showing off their perfectly imperfect thighs using the hashtag #ThighReading. It's the latest body positive ... [Read More]

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women In STEM And His Top Secret Code Breaking Mom

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women In STEM And His Top Secret Code Breaking Mom

July 29, 2015 by

In this exclusive, one-minute scene from the soon-to-be documentary The Bill Nye Film, the famed and beloved Science Guy talks about his mom who was recruited by the U.S. Navy during WWII to work on the Enigma code as a top secret code breaker. In recounting her passion for and satisfaction with the ... [Read More]

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This 5th Grader’s Science Project About Stuffed Animals And Germs Was Published In A Medical Journal

July 28, 2015 by

When Gaby Zane was faced with her 5th grade science project assignment she tapped into what she knows best… stuffed animals and kids. As the daughter of two doctors, Gaby thought about what kids must go through when they are in the hospital. ... [Read More]