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Research Suggests Some Women Have “Cheating Gene”

The gene in question is called the vasopressin receptor gene.

15 hours ago

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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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Pennsylvania: DOJ ‘Hectoring’ It Over Fitness Test Administered To Trooper Candidates

Pennsylvania says it’s committed to recruiting women into the state police force and accuses the federal government of “hectoring” it over the physical fitness tests administered to trooper candidates.

11/25/2014

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Study Claims Men Really Are Better At Navigating Than Women

Cue the misogynistic jokes: A new study claims men really might be better than women with directions.

11/19/2014

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Police In Chester County Search For Robbery Suspect Targeting Women As They Leave Work

Police are looking for at least one man after two robberies in the area of a Chester County strip mall.

11/11/2014

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Health: Stress And Hair Loss In Women

Stress may really be going to your head. Younger women are suffering from hair loss because of stress.

11/11/2014

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