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Do Transgender Athletes Have an Unfair Advantage?

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 05.07.2014 | Gay 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.