Health

What Really is Clean Eating?

The phrase clean eating is often associated with weight loss and the eating of vegetables. At least that is how some of us perceive…

New Cultural Aspects of Healthcare in The West

In our Woman of the Month interview, we interviewed Tandi Charmaine Kuwana, an Australian mental health nurse who is on a mission to create an…

Attempting to Understand The Psychology of Men’s Compulsions to Dominate Women

The oppression of women stems largely from men’s desire for power and control. The same need which, throughout history, has driven men to try…

How to exercise self-compassion and be kind to yourself

by Kristin Neff, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology, University of Texas at Austin Many of us will start out a New Year by…

New popular method of vaginal tightening is dangerous, increases risk of HIV infection – Doctors

Doctors have warned against an all-natural treatment meant to tighten women’s vaginas saying it leads to painful sex and an increased risk of contracting HIV Women…

Medications pregnant women should take, avoid, and think about

Treasure McGuire, Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy, The University of Queensland In a recent survey, one-third of Australian women who were…

Does sex count as exercise?

Kevin Netto, Associate Professor, Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University Sex isn’t only a pleasurable experience with some reports claiming the…

Swedish nuclear physicist gets nod for world’s first app which replaces other birth control methods with mathematics

Swedish female nuclear physicist Elina Berglund has gotten the nod for her world’s first app which replaces birth control with mathematics. Berglund created an…

Recurrent thrush: how some women live with constant genital itching

Cathy Watson, Honorary Researcher, General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of…

No fat shaming, let’s talk obesity as a health issue

From the Editor’s desk|In these times when talking weight can easily be misconstrued as fat shaming, we need to find ways to talk weight…