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Jane Pratt Turns 50!

Posted 11.12.2012 | Fifty

Editor Jane Pratt may not want to do anything for the big 5-0, but we can't let her slip by without wishing her a happy birthday today! Over the la...

Are We Teaching Girls That Bad Body Image Is Inevitable?

Autumn Whitefield-Madrano | Posted 11.27.2012 | Women
Autumn Whitefield-Madrano

As a girl, I was expected to have wobbly self-esteem. I can't help but wonder if the anticipation of girls' self-loathing and intentionally delayed intellectual growth became a part of the story to the point where girls intuited that this was inevitable.

Is Makeup an Enabler for Addicts?

Autumn Whitefield-Madrano | Posted 06.17.2012 | Women
Autumn Whitefield-Madrano

My feelings about makeup shifted when I was at my worst. I went from approaching makeup as something almost businesslike to something desperate.

Are Women Overusing Plan B?

Yahoo Shine | Posted 12.14.2011 | Women

New York City-area pharmacies are running low on Plan B pills, and one blogger thinks she knows why. "We are clearly abusing it. OK, at least I am...