Archives: Women’s Health

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The Body Wars: Are You A No Excuse Mom?

She's been called everything from a "bad mom" to a "bully," but fitness buff Maria Kang is still...
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The Naked Truth: Shattering the Shame of Postpartum Depression

In a society that fears – and shames – mental health issues, two Canadian women are writing...
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8 Misconceptions About Life With Paralysis | Rachelle Friedman

Shattering myths about SCI ...
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Celebrity Moms Who Gave Birth at 40+

Feeling too old to have a baby? Some of Hollywood's leading ladies prove that age ain't nothin' but...
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HPV Vaccine Controversy: Is Katie Couric The New Jenny McCarthy?

Has another high-profile celebrity caused unwarranted panic for millions of parents? When it comes to the HPV vaccine,...
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Brooklyn Mom & Newborn Found Dead Days After C-Section

How did this happen? At 11 days postpartum, Marjorie Lyons and her newborn son were found lifeless in their Brooklyn,...
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Mama Needs Botox | ModernMom.com

Brilliant, funny, honest read! ...
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How To Talk To Your Daughter About Her Body

Monday mantras, anyone? ‘Fake It Till You Make‘ it is one of my all-time favorite personal mantras. ‘Reframe and Renew’...
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Camp Gyno: Hilarious New Tampon Ad

Advertisements for feminine hygiene products are rarely, if ever, hailed as smart, brave or hilarious. Never mind refreshing!...
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Do Moms Drink Too Much? Are We a Culture of Mombies?

As a 30-something mother-of-three, lord knows I love my wine. We live in a culture that not only...
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Hitting the Mommy Juice Too Hard? Alcohol Abuse & Motherhood

Is it wine thirty yet? This, and many more, wine-related jokes seem to go hand-in-hand with motherhood. And lord...
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The Naked Truth About Postpartum Depression: Calling on Women to Share Their Stories

Have you experienced the darkness of postpartum depression? If you have struggled with PPD - and you're open...
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Sarah Silverman (& Jesus Christ) in New PSA for Women’s Rights

Sarah Silverman went there! Sporting a tee that reads 'feminist,' the comedienne nails it in her latest PSA. In...
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10 Resolutions Every Mother Should Make

Haven't made any resolutions yet? ...read this first. ...
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Fitness Blog: How I Lost My Baby Weight (& Got In the Best Shape of my Life)

I hate to get all Maria Kang on your asses, but I am beyond giddy to present...
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Annoying or Inspiring? Maria Kang’s Fitness Photo

Don't hate her because she's beautiful. Fitness blogger Maria Kang is just like the rest of us. The 32-year-old mother-of-three...
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Anti-Aging Procedures: My Experience of Botox & Juvederm

Botox and juvederm, anyone? I've yet to tell my mother - any the hubby is royally POd at...
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Mark Ruffalo Talks Mother’s Illegal Abortion, Defends Pro-Choice Movement

When celebrities lend their voice to a cause, people often listen. And The Kids Are All Right actor Mark Ruffalo certainly has...
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Reagan van Antwerp: People’s Emotional Reactions To My Cancer Diagnosis

In an insightful guest blog, Reagan van Antwerp, talks about living with cancer. Reagan, a 38-year-old Michigan woman,...
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Life’s Simple Questions: Can You Answer Them?

I was inspired to write a very short and 'simple' blog post today. The more I chat with...
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