Pantone Has Revealed Its 2018 Colour Of The Year

Home News Pantone Has Revealed Its 2018 Colour Of The Year And it holds important meaning for all women. – by Lauren Williamson Getty Images Prepare to see this particular shade in every piece of activewear next year – Pantone has announced Ultra Violet as its colour for 2018.  The iconic company has described the purple hue… Read More

Neighbors band together to save a mother's Sylmar home from Creek Fire – LA Daily News

Carmen Cortez and her daugher Ashley Elizarraras and Jose Anguiano join in a prayer outside Cortez’s Santiago Estates home. Cortez returned to the house to find that it had been saved. During the peak of the fire, embers blew under the house, causing a fire to start. Luckily her neighbor, Jose Anguiano and a group… Read More

Global 'goo-goo': What baby talk sounds like around the world – STLtoday.com

We all use baby talk when we babble with bundles of joy, but does how we talk to infants vary across cultures? The answer seems to be yes and no. “Some cultures talk more or less to babies, some not at all,” said Mark VanDam, assistant professor of speech and hearing sciences in the Elson… Read More

Pregnancy Side Effects That Might Surprise You (Varicose Veins Where?!) – WebMD (blog)

WebMD (blog) Pregnancy Side Effects That Might Surprise You (Varicose Veins Where?!)WebMD (blog)But what most women don't realize is that you can get varicose veins in other places during pregnancy, including the vulva. Varicose veins of the vulva look like ropy purple lumps. The vulvar veins often swell throughout the day and can cause the… Read More

All the jingle ladies: Making the most of the festive dating scene – Irish Examiner

There’s no need to join the elf on the shelf this Christmas, says Deirdre Reynolds, who talks to dating experts about finding a mate during the festive season. SINGLE belle, single belle, single all the way? Don’t worry, you’re not alone in being alone. Latest figures from the CSO show that 44% of Irish people… Read More

Nothing Protects Black Women From Dying in Pregnancy and … – ProPublica

This story was co-published with NPR. On a melancholy Saturday this past February, Shalon Irving’s “village” — the friends and family she had assembled to support her as a single mother — gathered at a funeral home in a prosperous black neighborhood in southwest Atlanta to say goodbye and send her home. The afternoon light… Read More

This woman's sore throat was actually a symptom of a rare form of cancer – Cosmopolitan.com

This time of year, coughs, colds and sore throats are common; it’s freezing outside and germs spread more easily. But serving as a reminder it’s always important to get persistent symptoms checked at the doctors – even if you think it’s something minor – one woman has shared her story of how a sore throat… Read More

'I Tried Going Vegan To Lose Weight And It Backfired In The Worst Way'

Stephanie Schwartz, a New Yorker who works in retail, tried a 21-day vegan challenge with a friend in 2015 because “I wanted to lose a few pounds and see if I could get visible abs, like all the yogi vegan Instagram girls, and this seemed like a healthy way to do it.” So Schwartz, then… Read More

How to attend your office holiday party without ending up like Harvey Weinstein – Washington Post

(iStock) Men are so terrified about being the next Harvey Weinstein that, according to the Associated Press, some don’t know whether hugging a colleague or saying “good morning” could be classified as harassment. Isn’t it awful to think that your intentions could be misinterpreted, or that you could lose your job at the drop of a hat (er,… Read More

This woman's sore throat was actually a symptom of a rare form of cancer – cosmopolitan.com (UK)

This time of year, coughs, colds and sore throats are common; it’s freezing outside and germs spread more easily. But serving as a reminder it’s always important to get persistent symptoms checked at the doctors – even if you think it’s something minor – one woman has shared her story of how a sore throat… Read More