Well|'Weekend Warriors' Show Survival Benefits – New York Times

New York Times Well|’Weekend Warriors’ Show Survival BenefitsNew York TimesSo for the new study, which was published on Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine, researchers at Loughborough University in England and other institutions decided to delve into the exercise routines of tens of thousands of men and women already … and more » Source link

How to avoid a midlife middle – Stuff.co.nz

MARIA LALLY Last updated 17:04, January 13 2017 Women’s body fat increases as they get into their 30s and 40s, largely due to a slowing metabolism and a decline in the hormone testosterone. There comes a point in everyone’s life when they notice their waist getting thicker – and wider. “The reasons are multiple,” says celebrity… Read More

The treachery of divorce – MercatorNet (blog)

The treachery of divorceMercatorNet (blog)And in 2014, the divorce rate for first marriages was down to 15.7 divorces per 1,000 married women. The fact that there is such a term as … Increasingly, marriage was seen as a vehicle for a self-oriented ethic of romance, intimacy, and fulfillment … and more » Source link

Fit Chicks: Caroline Ward of Transfit – Paste Magazine

In our series Fit Chicks, we chat with female fitness bloggers and trainers from all over the country. Equipped with their collective experience, expertise and practical tips, you’ll be happy to know that a healthier lifestyle is right around the corner. Name: Caroline Ward, 39 Business/Blog: Transfit Athens City: Athens, Georgia Caroline started Transfit in… Read More

The House of Representatives Just Passed a Health Care Bill That's Actually Good for Women – Slate Magazine (blog)

Forty-six percent of U.S. counties have no OB-GYNs and 56 percent have no nurse-midwives.Thinkstock/ kzenon Republicans’ efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act will likely mean very bad things for women’s health. We stand to lose insurance coverage of contraception and maternal and newborn care. But the majority-Republican House of Representatives gave us a teeny, tiny… Read More

The Post-Trump Wave of Anti-Abortion Proposals Just Hit Florida – Mother Jones

Alex Brandon/AP Over the last few weeks, the election of Donald Trump and new Republican control over several states have inspired a wave of anti-abortion proposals. Among the most pervasive have been 20-week abortion bans: Ohio and Kentucky have both passed these in the last month, and they have been proposed in Virginia and now… Read More

Marsha Blackburn's Anti-Abortion Panel Endangers Doctors and Women's Health – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Marsha Blackburn’s Anti-Abortion Panel Endangers Doctors and Women’s HealthU.S. News & World ReportDr. Warren Hern is a Boulder, Colorado, physician who has dedicated his life to the assistance of women who need his services in performing safe abortions. But from death threats by extremists to actions by the U.S. Congress,… Read More

TAKE 5: With Kangai Mwiti – Daily Nation (blog)

By ABIGAIL ARUNGAMore by this Author Kangai Mwiti is an Award-winning makeup artist and digital strategist whose professional background spans the beauty, retail, IT, and digital industries. As the face behind Bellesa Africa- Kenya’s first YouTube channel dedicated solely to makeup and beauty tips, tricks and tutorials for women of colour, Kangai’s impact is felt… Read More

In the Middle of the Night, the Senate Voted Against Keeping Healthcare Coverage for Contraceptives – New York Magazine

Mitch McConnell was up late last night. Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images Late last night, the Senate took the first step toward dismantling the Affordable Care Act. As part of the proceeding, Democratic senators introduced a series of amendments, most of which were designed to spotlight highly popular provisions of the ACA that will be lost… Read More

How an Ex-Computer Scientist Programmed His Way Into the Modeling World – Racked

When Ngo Okafor recalls his photo shoot with Gisele Bundchen for V magazine in 2005, the first thing he mentions is her everyday appearance. “When she walked in, she looked like a regular girl,” Okafor, 42, says of the former Victoria’s Secret angel. “But when it was all done — the makeup, the tanner, the… Read More