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2011 International Womens Day

A Trailblazing, Feminist Beauty Queen

Hilary Levey Friedman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Hilary Levey Friedman

Last week women around the world observed the 100th celebration of International Women's Day. One woman not discussed was Jean Bartel, Miss America 1943, who passed away on Sunday night.

America's Working Women: Stress, Health and Well-Being

BJ Gallagher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
BJ Gallagher

March 8th is the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, which seems like the perfect occasion to get the scoop on the "State of America's Working Women."

10 Reasons We Need International Women's Day

Rebecca Price | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Price

While women's history and women's rights have made leaps and bounds over the centuries, there are still injustices, atrocities and violent acts against women everyday.

International Women's Day: Reflections from Natalie Portman, Maya Angelou and Other Renowned Women

Marianne Schnall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marianne Schnall

To help celebrate this centenary of International Women's Day, I went through my interviews and compiled a selection of quotes to remind us why we all benefit when we stand up to empower women and girls.

International Women's Day: Who Inspires You?

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

March 8 marks the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, a celebration of the economic, political and social achievements of women past and p...

Women's Health: Decades Later, What's Still Neglected

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

Since childhood, women's health mattered to me. When I was 10 years old, my mother developed thyroid cancer. I will never forget visiting her at the hospital and feeling helpless against this disease. It was then that I decided to become a doctor.