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Female Hormones

Let's Talk About Male Hormones

Lori Day | Posted 08.14.2016 | Women
Lori Day

There are good things about testosterone, like the way it builds strong bones and muscles, or makes guys grow sexy chest hair. But I'm seeing a pattern to violence and aggression and the clouded judgment that unleashes that angry poison onto the world, namely that it is usually male.

5 Signs of Hormonal Havoc

Kate Callaghan | Posted 10.14.2014 | Women
Kate Callaghan

Female hormones are quite delicate and susceptible to imbalance, which can leave us feeling somewhat crummy (to put it nicely). Here are five signs your hormones might need some loving.

Do Transgender Athletes Have an Unfair Advantage?

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Brynn Tannehill

Perhaps no transgender issue brings out more anger than the idea of transgender women competing in athletics. This was evident again when a female transgender CrossFit athlete was told, in writing, by the CrossFit governing body that she cannot compete as a woman.

Does This Affect How Women React To Truamatic Events?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2013 | Women

Women's hormone levels can affect their reactions to stressful events -- and how much they think about those events in the following days, according t...

Face Cream Whore

Alice Carey | Posted 03.21.2012 | Fifty
Alice Carey

In my harmless pursuit of the trappings of youth, I've spent a small fortune around Sephora, Saks, Bergdorfs, Harrods, in search of the right cream for the right age. Still, mirrors can be cruel.

Male Bias In Alzheimer's Research Ignores Estrogen's Effect On The Brain

Posted 12.17.2011 | Fifty

“It’s time for scientists to better understand the female brain,” say the Women of Baycrest, a network of influential women who are leading a $5...

Technology For Brain Health: an Upcoming Revolution

Alvaro Fernandez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alvaro Fernandez

We talk to the CEO of Baycrest, a brain fitness institute, about why Ontario and Baycrest chose to become pioneers in this area, and discuss some of the main opportunities, and challenges.