African women on the shame of hair loss – BBC News

Image copyright Bandile Image caption Bandile says giving her hair a break could have prevented her baldness Years of styling, braiding, pulling, relaxing and sewing in weaves have left a 31-year-old aspiring South African model with a balding head. “Every time I took out my weave at the salon, I would have them chemically ‘relax’… Read More

Kansas’ new governor vetoes mandate on abortion ‘reversal’ – Washington Post

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly speaks to reporters, Monday, April 22, 2019, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kansas. Kelly has vetoed a bill that would require clinics to tell patients that a medication abortion can be stopped after they take the first of two pills. (John Hanna/Associated Press) TOPEKA, Kan. — Kansas’ new Democratic governor on… Read More

Spend Oaks Day playing basketball with Angel McCoughtry and Asia Durr – Courier Journal

CLOSE Before New York Liberty picked Louisville’s Asia Durr, she took in New York City on draft day. Sam Upshaw Jr., Louisville Courier Journal You don’t need to be at the racetrack to hang with the stars this Kentucky Derby weekend.  Instead, hoop it up with Angel McCoughtry and Asia Durr, WNBA lottery picks who are… Read More

Eva Mendes Just Posted A Hilarious No-Makeup-Look Selfie – Women's Health

Alexander TamargoGetty Images Eva Mendes just posted a no-makeup look photo on Instagram. The actress has 1.4 million Instagram followers and said she struggled to stay serious while taking a selfie. Eva captioned the photo, “I just can’t do it.” Does it ever feel like your Instagram feed is an endless barrage of selfies? Eva… Read More

One woman's cancer fight: a case study in structural racism – Medical Xpress

Credit: Rush University Medical Center Despite the growing body of evidence showing that social forces like income, housing and educational attainment have a greater bearing on health outcomes than behavior or genetics, healthcare leaders remain reluctant to identify racism as a root cause of racial health inequities. In an April 18 article in the New… Read More

Sports and Fitness Nutrition Supplements Market Projections, Future Opportunities Recorded for the Period till 2026 – TechnoBleak

The Sports and Fitness Nutrition Supplements Market marketing research report could be a skilled and in-depth study on the present state of Market. The market Report additionally calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of This Report and technologies by varied application segments. an in depth study of product… Read More

California hospital hit with lawsuit after secretly recording 1,800 surgeries – Becker's Hospital Review

A former patient filed a proposed class-action lawsuit April 17 against San Diego-based Sharp HealthCare and one of its hospitals after motion-activated cameras placed in operating rooms filmed more than 1,800 patients during surgeries without their consent. Sharp HealthCare officials said the cameras were installed on anesthesia carts used in the operating rooms at La… Read More

Flawed autopsy raises questions in case where baby starved to death, mother sentenced for life – KXAN.com

Ernestina Rodriguez spoke to KXAN and The Appeal from prison (KXAN Photo) This story was produced in partnership with The Appeal, a nonprofit criminal justice news site. The Appeal wrote the story and KXAN created the video report, which will air at 9 and 10 p.m. Monday. BANDERA, Texas (The Appeal) — Early in the evening… Read More

From 'female Viagra' to leaky bladder, 4 'embarrassing' questions women shouldn't be afraid to ask – St George News

Stock image | Photo by Cyano66/iStock/Getty Images Plus, St. George News FEATURE — For any number of reasons, some of the women who come into my clinic are skittish about questions relating to sexual and excretory health. But they really shouldn’t be. Here are my answers to some of these frequently avoided, but nevertheless important, questions:… Read More

Woman Wipes Period Blood On Her Forehead For Spiritual Healing – UNILAD

A woman is sharing selfies after ‘anointing’ her ‘third eye’ with her own period blood in the name of ‘female empowerment’. Chloe Isidora, an expert in Shamanism, Crystalline Consciousness and Herbalism, is on a mission to connect women to their menstrual cycles. In doing so, she has utilised the power of social media in an attempt… Read More