Women

Women

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National
Six-in-ten female officers say they have been verbally abused by a citizen while on duty in the past month, compared with 69% of men. ...
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Health
Cervical cancer accounts for more than 500,000 new cases of cancer and more than 250,000 deaths each year worldwide. ...
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Four young skaters wait in line for warm-up drills at Skate Like A Girl’s 12 and under lesson at All Together Skatepark in Seattle, Wash., on Oct. 23. Kristin Ebeling, director of Skate Like A Girl’s Seattle chapter, said skateboarding is slowly becoming a more accessible sport for young kids.
Local
Kristin Ebeling said Skate Like A Girl creates an environment where girls can express themselves and pursue a new hobby without fear of judgement or ridicule. ...
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Health
Based on my 30 years of providing gynecologic care to women of all ages, I thought it would be helpful to provide a few tips about how to make the most of your care visits. ...
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Health
In recent days, women have rushed to their doctors in fear that birth control will soon be too expensive and hard to get under a Trump presidency. ...
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Politics
In response to potential Trump administration members’ comments this week targeting minority military members, a statement was released. ...
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Health
Overturning Roe v. Wade would leave a majority of U.S. women without access to abortion services. ...
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National
Typically about 1% of Americans say they or a member of their household has been a victim of sexual assault within the past 12 months. ...
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Health
Women who reported feeling depressed during the first two trimesters of pregnancy were nearly twice as likely to develop gestational diabetes. ...
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Politics
The Presidential Memorandum outlines actions that will allow departments and agencies to better leverage the diversity and inclusion of the federal workforce. ...
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