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Cat Ladies of the World Unite and Take Over

For years the term cat lady has been considered a dirty word, associated with women who were some combination of unlovable, independent (generally read as anti-social), and crazy, all for owning a cat(s). 1,190 more words

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Get Involved In International Anti-Street Harassment Week 2014 [Lady Bits]

For most women and LGBT individuals, street harassment is a frequent – if not daily – occurrence. And sometimes, what’s worse than the harassment itself is that people turn a blind eye to it, or even try to justify it. 365 more words


Why Obs and Gynae isn't for me

As my 5 week GOSH (gynaecology, obstetrics and sexual health) placement comes to an end, I feel as if it’s time for some of that old favourite of every doctor… Reflection. 574 more words

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Sen. Claire McCaskill's Military Anti-Sexual Assault Bill Passes the Senate [Lady Bits]

The past year has seen unprecedented reforms in the way the military handles sexual assault cases. At the start of 2014, President Obama ordered a review of the military’s sexual assault response practices, and gave them a year to take meaningful steps to fix the problem. 522 more words


New Smartphone App to Help College Women in Abusive Relationships [Lady Bits]

Seeking to address the fact that women between the ages of 18 and 24 are at the highest risk for relationship violence, researchers at the University of Missouri and Johns Hopkins University have developed a new way for young women in abusive relationships to seek help. 262 more words