A recent study suggests younger women who have heart attacks may hesitate to get help because they’re afraid of being labeled hypochondriacs. But the bigger problem is just how justified that fear really is.
5 Things Young Women Must Know About Breast Cancer
Just a few months before she learned that she had breast cancer, Christina Applegate got a shocking insight into the struggles faced by other young women who are also at high risk for the disease -- and who don’t have the resources of a Hollywood celebrity.
Why Are We So Surprised That Young Women Care About Politics?
The response to Teen Vogue’s op-ed is exactly why we need to talk about politics and young women.
Why Africa’s HIV crisis continues to devastate young women
While vast progress has been made, barely a dent has been made in infection rates among young women.
Why I Got Botox In My Twenties
More young women are getting Botox than ever before, myself included. Here's why I did it.
Sheryl Sandberg Explains Why Young Women Should Mentor Each Other
Because there aren't enough senior-level women to go around
In Girl Scouts, young women find their way to STEM careers
At their annual luncheon, the Girl Scouts of Western Washington talk tech education; and ArtsFund honors Tom Skerritt and Ann Ramsay-Jenkins.
Girls Want Mentors: How Girl Scouts is Advancing Young Women in STEM
If the U.S. is to maintain its competitive advantage in the global economy, we need to ensure that our young people—especially girls—can reach for careers in science, technology, engineering, and m…
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao's American Dream, And Her Advice For Young Women
How she rose from her humble immigrant beginnings to a career that spanned finance, non-profit and senior appointments in three administrations.
It Seems to Me: What young women may not know
It came to my attention recently, after the March on Washington, that many young women are completely satisfied with their lives right now. I will refer to this as their “status quo.” But first a crash course in women’s
Nike Wants to Empower Young Women. Why Do the Ones in Its Factories Say They’re Treated So Badly?
This article was reported in partnership with the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute. It wouldn’t be the Olympics without the biennial onslaugh ...
Pelvic Health: What Young Women and Their Mothers Need to Know
Most conversations and articles around the topic of Pelvic Health focus on women starting at age 35. Pelvic Health information for and about young women and teens are equally important.
Three young women with a will make their way to higher education
They paid for college expenses by saving money they received annually as girls' stipend
Gloria Steinem's advice to young women: Listen to yourselves, not to me
Gloria Steinem, writer, editor and feminist activist, has been at the forefront of the women's movement for more than half a century. Much of her life has unfolded on the road, from her childhood with an itinerant family to years spent traveling in support of her causes. Steinem sits down with Jeffrey Brown to discuss her new memoir and her journey as an advocate for gender equality.
16 Female Senators Give Their Best Advice to Young Women
Young Women Are the Most Bored at Work. Here's What We Can Do About It
Don't let boredom break you down. Here are six ways to beat it back.
Women In STEM Begins With Girls In STEM: 7 Ways to Support A Generation Of Scientific Young Women
There is an issue with trying to determine why STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) is still a four-letter word to women: We're asking...
J.K. Rowling Nails Why Young Women Shouldn't Give Up After Clinton's Defeat
Why Millennials are going braless
Many young women are shying away from padded and wired bras, in favor of a more natural look.