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Study: High-Heel Related Injuries On The Rise Among Young Women

A study suggests high-heel-related injuries have nearly doubled in recent years.

06/16/2015

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Harvard Study Claims Daughters Of Working Moms Earn More And Are More Likely To Be Bosses

Leaving your child to go to work is actually better for them, according to researchers from Harvard Business School.

06/16/2015

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Most Women Routinely Visit A Doctor For Annual Checkups, But What About Men?

Men over 50 should see a physician to get recommended screenings, according to Dr. Bernard King.

06/07/2015

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Study Finds Almost 20 Percent Of Female College Freshmen Victims Of Attempted Rape

The study, published in The Journal of Adolescent Health, found that almost 20 percent of female students had experienced an incident of forcible attempted rape before even entering college.

05/28/2015

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Research Suggests Some Women Have “Cheating Gene”

The gene in question is called the vasopressin receptor gene.

05/27/2015

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Pa. Shop Offers Discount — But Only To Women!

Women get a 24 percent discount on everything; men, however, pay full price.

04/27/2015

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Study: Facebook ‘Stalking’ Could Be Behind Your Poor Body Image

Forget glossy fashion mags; Facebook is the new source of your body woes.

04/21/2015

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Awards Ceremony In Philadelphia Honors Females Making A Difference In Technology And Other Fields

Among the 13 categories, there are trophies for educator of the year and best product.

04/12/2015

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Report: There’s One Local City Where Women Out-earn Men

To compile its list, NerdWallet.com says it used data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey in 2005 and 2013.

04/09/2015

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Study: Men Don’t Find Heroic Women Attractive

While women found men performing heroic acts in combat quite attractive, men found female heroes less attractive than their less heroic and more stereotypically “feminine” counterparts.

03/16/2015

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Drexel University Partners With TechGirlz To Launch New Game Design Program For Women

While the class may look like your average computer class, the girls participating are actually testing a game design curriculum for schools and students nationwide.

03/11/2015

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Philadelphia Jobs Report: Women Still Have A Way To Go For Pay Equality

Women earn just 76.5 percent of what men earn based of median annual salaries for full time workers.

03/05/2015

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Study: Women Who Tweet And Post Photos Are Less Stressed Than Those Who Don’t

The research found that frequent internet and social media use does not raise stress levels for either sex. What’s more, women who use social media or email for picture sharing were actually less stressed than their tech-eschewing counterparts.

01/21/2015

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Health: New Research Says Men Get Sicker With The Flu Than Women

The flu season is ramping up and many are predicting it’s going to be a rough one, partially because the flu vaccine is less effective this year. And new research says it could be especially bad for men. It says men actually get sicker than women and suffer more.

12/16/2014

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Police Investigate Cases Of Violent Attacks Against Women In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police and the University of Pennsylvania Campus Police are investigating cases of violent attacks against women that were reported within days of each other.

12/11/2014

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