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The Myth of Male Feminism

It’s time for the few men who call themselves feminists to stop.

That doesn’t mean we shouldn’t support the rights of women. It means the feminist label isn’t meant for us. 743 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Exercise may slow physical and mental decline after menopause

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Women who exercise regularly after menopause tend to maintain their physical strength and mental acuity longer than those who don’t, according to a new review of past studies that found exercise that gets the heart rate up is best. 529 more words

Medicine

A Day in the Life

The cold spell finally broke and Wisconsin was paralyzing us with its iconic humid heat. The small coffee shop I work in was finally empty but I was sweaty and strung out from an endless stream of customers up from Chicago asking for their grande decaf sugar free skinny lattes. 179 more words

HPV test better than Pap for assessing cervical cancer risk: study

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Testing for human papillomavirus (HPV) may be the best way to know whether a woman is at risk of developing cervical cancer in the near future, according to a new study. 630 more words

Medicine

I’ve Stopped Saying “Girls” And Started Saying “Women” (And This Is Why)

I’ve decided to make one very small – but very crucial change – in my life:

I’ve stopped calling adult females, “girls”.

I’ll be the first to admit that the decision originally felt a little silly. 1,032 more words

Battlefield

Ultimatum
A war cry
Battle to the death
Neither retreating
A friendship erased in a breath

The vanquished
A fool
To consider she would heel… 42 more words

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