• Women are to vote and run for municipal elections and councils in January 2016. (jhu.edu)
  • When the statistics focus on cancer incidence and death in a single gender for example, on female breast cancer or male prostate cancer the numbers are per 100,000 persons of that gender. (cancer.gov)
  • Although women in industrialised countries have narrowed the gender gap in life expectancy and now live longer than men, in many areas of health they experience earlier and more severe disease with poorer outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • As history progressed and women demanded their right to equality of opportunity and protection, the United Nations convened once again to expand the ideas enshrined within the UDHR with specific recognition of gender-based denials of basic human rights. (stanford.edu)
  • Everywhere around the world, women-in comparison to their male counterparts-face compounded conditions of human suffering based solely on their status as women: where there are already limited opportunities to access food, water, education, and social services, women face even more circumscribed access based on their gender. (stanford.edu)
  • She said they were working to recruit more women via workshops, but her words seemed unlikely to help the GOP close its gender gap in Congress any time soon. (thedailybeast.com)
  • United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) was established in July 2010 by the General Assembly (res. (itu.int)
  • 64/289) to improve the coordination and coherence of gender equality and empowerment of women, and promote more effective gender mainstreaming across the UN system. (itu.int)
  • It consolidated the work of four UN gender entities: the UN Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), the Division for the Advancement of Women, the Office of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues, and the UN International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women. (itu.int)
  • It has an additional role of leading, coordinating and promoting the accountability of the UN system in its work on gender equality and the empowerment of women. (itu.int)
  • Participants believed that many seemingly gender-neutral programs failed to ensure equality in the level and types of assistance provided to both men and women. (dol.gov)
  • We conclude by discussing policies that have the potential to increase gender equality in the workplace and mitigate the considerable conflicts faced by many women as they seek to balance work and family. (nber.org)
  • During Women in Medicine Month, we measure how far we have traveled toward gender equality in medicine-and yet how distant that destination remains. (ama-assn.org)
  • Today, a mosque can't tell a woman of color she has to sit separately because of her race, but it can banish her to a corner, as most do, because of her gender. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The essays in Killing Women: The Visual Culture of Gender and Violence find important connections in the ways that women are portrayed in relation to violence, whether they are murder victims or killers. (jhu.edu)
  • While it is a hard truth that there is never an untimely moment to think and write about gender and violence, this collection comes at a moment in history when women suicide bombers appear on the front. (jhu.edu)
  • The long-term outcome of angioplasty or stenting however, is similar in men and women, and should not be withheld due to gender. (medicinenet.com)
  • This book describes the experience of physical disability through detailed interviews with women of different ages, races and socio- economic backgrounds, and explores the impact of gender on the process of being or becoming disabled. (springer.com)
  • The purpose of the list is to foster discussion about the interconnections between feminism, gender or women and international relations, world politics or global politics. (angelfire.com)
  • In it, Sarachild read about the cultural restraints on women, how society fosters the idea of what a woman should do, how gender roles are not inherent but learned. (usatoday.com)
  • I know it's unfair to base this on their gender, but my opinion has been formed by watching female stand-ups in the past. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • While law and medical schools have nearly reached gender parity, M.B.A. programs admit only about 30% women annually. (forbes.com)
  • Business schools are missing the perfect opportunity to offer female professionals something they didn't receive as undergrads: gender-specific leadership training. (forbes.com)
  • This is where gender-specific leadership training could help fill the gap through transparent round-table discussions or a female executive speaker series and by connecting students with consulting opportunities with local nonprofits that support the advancement of women and girls. (forbes.com)
  • And because it is a gender-segregated state and women's public participation is minimal, no cultural arena was available for women when the SWG formed. (jhu.edu)
  • Though HIV diagnoses a among women b have declined in recent years, more than 7,000 women received an HIV diagnosis in the United States (US) and dependent areas c in 2018. (cdc.gov)
  • 2018 also marks 100 years since women were first given the vote in the UK. (sheffield.ac.uk)
  • Thank you for your nominations for the 2020 Women in Open Source Award. (redhat.com)
  • Megan Byrd-Sanicki, manager of research and operations at the Open Source Program Office at Google, and Netha Hussain, Ph.D. candidate in Clinical Neuroscience at the University of Gothenburg, are the winners of the 2020 Women in Open Source Award. (redhat.com)
  • Netha won the 2020 Academic Award for openly sharing her medical knowledge and increasing the number of topics relevant to women and contributions by women on Wikipedia. (redhat.com)
  • It's time to reclaim the history of feminism as a history of difficult women. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Difficult Women is a well-researched, lively overview of the history of modern feminism. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Witty, thoroughly researched and intelligently argued, Lewis's book turns received thinking on feminism on its head: history, like women, is always more interesting when it's difficult. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Even Germaine Greer, the figurehead of feminism, once said that women aren't as funny as men. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • To introduce fresh perspectives and foster broad conversation, the Boisi Center has asked three scholars with wide-ranging expertise in history, religion and culture to discuss the state of women--and feminism--in the United States today. (bc.edu)
  • During pregnancy, women can experience overwhelming empowerment and joy as a new life grows inside their body. (drugwatch.com)
  • Women empowerment has its own benefits but one of the major ones is that fact that it leads to reduction in crime rates and atrocities specially against women. (google.com)
  • Social empowerment of women is also more important as they are considered as stabilising factors of society at large. (google.com)
  • To contribute towards the women socio-economic empowerment through training, support of income generating activities and lobbying and advocating on their behalf. (idealist.org)
  • Within the Communion and beyond, we recognise that the empowerment of women and men to live and work in just relationship requires a transformation among individuals and in all our communities. (anglicancommunion.org)
  • In preparation for the meeting, an on-line discussion on "information and communication technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women" was held from 17 June to 19 July 2002. (un.org)
  • Please see the RCOG Green-top Guideline No. 72 Care of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy . (rcog.org.uk)
  • Thankfully, there is a wealth of information available for women to make the best decisions to ensure a healthy pregnancy. (drugwatch.com)
  • Today, women have access to more information and resources about pregnancy than ever before. (drugwatch.com)
  • Women should maintain an open relationship and regular contact with their healthcare provider throughout their pregnancy. (drugwatch.com)
  • Pregnancy is the time period in which a woman carries a fetus inside of her uterus. (drugwatch.com)
  • However, missing a period does not always mean a woman is pregnant, and women often experience other symptoms of pregnancy before missing a period. (drugwatch.com)
  • Many women use a home pregnancy test before calling their doctor. (drugwatch.com)
  • Even in developed countries pregnancy and childbirth are associated with substantial risks to women with maternal mortality accounting for more than a quarter of a million deaths per year, with large gaps between the developing and developed countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition infertility from many other causes, birth control , unplanned pregnancy , unconsensual sexual activity and the struggle for access to abortion create other burdens for women. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moreover, women in the developing world confront a host of impediments to their health and wellbeing that men will never face: among them, reproductive rights and complications from pregnancy. (stanford.edu)
  • Because Zika during pregnancy can cause severe birth defects, pregnant women should not travel to areas with Zika outbreaks (as indicated by red areas on the Zika map ). (cdc.gov)
  • Stress, social support, and emotional distress in a community sample of pregnant women. (springer.com)
  • Pregnant women need more iodine to maintain enough stores. (daa.asn.au)
  • Pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers with higher needs need to pay special attention to this nutrient. (daa.asn.au)
  • In pregnant women who have chlamydia or acquire chlamydia while they're pregnant, chlamydia can be passed to the infant during vaginal childbirth . (webmd.com)
  • In a newborn infant , chlamydia can cause eye infections ( conjunctivitis ) and it can also cause pneumonia , which is why we really encourage all pregnant women to be tested for chlamydia and treated if they're positive. (webmd.com)
  • CDC recommends special precautions for pregnant women to protect themselves from Zika virus infection. (cdc.gov)
  • Before travel to other areas with risk of Zika (as indicated by purple areas on the Zika map), pregnant women should talk to a healthcare provider and carefully consider the potential risks of Zika and other infectious diseases. (cdc.gov)
  • Pregnant women should not travel to areas with Zika outbreaks (as indicated by red areas on the Zika map). (cdc.gov)
  • Routine testing is not recommended for pregnant women with possible exposure to Zika, unless symptoms are present. (cdc.gov)
  • Routine testing is not recommended for pregnant women exposed to these areas who do not have symptoms. (cdc.gov)
  • Pregnant women and their unborn children have a higher risk of developing certain foodborne illnesses. (fda.gov)
  • Food safety should be important to everyone, but as a pregnant women it is especially important for you to learn how to protect yourself and your unborn baby from foodborne illness. (fda.gov)
  • HIV diagnoses decreased 23% among women overall from 2010 to 2017. (cdc.gov)
  • In 2017, there were 4,006 deaths among women with diagnosed HIV in the US and dependent areas. (cdc.gov)
  • The low level of education and confidence leads to low level achievement and advancement motivation among women folk to engage in business operations and running a business concern. (google.com)
  • Police officer Barry Goodwin soon arrived and awkwardly walked over to the line of women-in his socks, because he couldn't enter the mosque in shoes-to search for the organizers. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The average number of female CEOs in cannabis is close to the abysmally low national average. (newsweek.com)
  • In experimental data, assertive, loud women who act as CEOs are rated more poorly than equally assertive, loud men. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Conclusions for Practice Many women experiencing clinically-significant levels of distress did not disclose their symptoms of PPMD. (springer.com)
  • You know, like how hysteria is anything that ails a woman, but the same symptoms do not equate hysteria in a man. (hachettebookgroup.com)
  • It is imperative that women learn the warning signs and symptoms of heart disease and stroke, see a doctor regularly, and learn their family history. (goredforwomen.org)
  • Compared with men, women are less likely to recognize and act upon the symptoms of a heart attack. (harvard.edu)
  • But while some women experience multiple symptoms, others don't experience any. (drugwatch.com)
  • Women should talk to their doctor if they notice any of these signs, because they may be symptoms of other medical conditions. (drugwatch.com)
  • Most chlamydia infections in both men and women have no symptoms. (webmd.com)
  • In women, symptoms can include vaginal discharge , and perhaps some slight bleeding or spotting after sex. (webmd.com)
  • We recommend that all sexually active women aged 25 and under get tested every year for chlamydia, whether or not they have symptoms. (webmd.com)
  • Women are more likely than men to have atypical heart attack symptoms such as neck and shoulder pain , abdominal pain , nausea , vomiting , fatigue , and shortness of breath . (medicinenet.com)
  • Silent heart attacks (heart attacks with little or no symptoms) are more common among women than among men. (medicinenet.com)
  • Because of the atypical nature of symptoms and the occasional difficulties in diagnosing heart attacks in women, women are less likely to receive aggressive thrombolytic therapy or coronary angioplasty , and are more likely to receive it later than men. (medicinenet.com)
  • For more, please read the Heart Attack Symptoms - Different In Women! (medicinenet.com)
  • 4. The financial institutions also discourage women on the grounds of belief that they can at any time leave business and resume their life as a housewife again. (google.com)
  • She adds that this is a tactic men have used for years to discourage women from entering the political fray. (un.org)
  • Throughout Women's History Month, Kroger is highlighting the impact and influence women have across its business through celebratory events and empowering women through storytelling. (prnewswire.com)
  • Their stories underscore Afghanistan's unequivocal focus on empowering women and ensuring that they participate in society as partners. (worldbank.org)
  • Mrs. Richards was the first woman in America accepted to any school of science and technology, and the first American woman to obtain a degree in chemistry , which she earned from Vassar College in 1870. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chimes of Change and Hours: Views of Older Women in Twentieth-century America by Audrey Borenstein. (wikipedia.org)
  • On March 10, UNHCR, CGRS, and Tahirih Justice Center co-hosted a training on Representing Women from Central America: Leveraging International Law to Strengthen Asylum Claims . (unhcr.org)
  • On Sept. 7, 1968, a group of women, maybe 200 in all, from across the country, converged on Atlantic City in New Jersey to protest the 42nd Miss America pageant. (usatoday.com)
  • Fifty years later, two women who had been on opposite sides of the protest, activist and writer Kathie Sarachild and Judith Ford, crowned Miss America 1969 that night, can look back on what happened and still feel the excitement and the fear, and they can see how it changed their lives. (usatoday.com)
  • The result is that many women leave business school without a clear sense of how to fit into corporate America. (forbes.com)
  • Patterns of mortality among homeless men have been investigated, but less attention has been given to mortality rates among homeless women. (cmaj.ca)
  • We also compare our results with those of other published studies of homeless women and with data for women in the general population. (cmaj.ca)
  • In addition, we analyzed data from published studies of mortality rates among homeless women in 6 other cities (Montreal, Copenhagen, Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Brighton, UK). (cmaj.ca)
  • In Toronto, mortality rates were 515 per 100 000 person-years among homeless women 18-44 years of age and 438 per 100 000 person-years among those 45-64 years of age. (cmaj.ca)
  • Homeless women 18-44 years of age were 10 times more likely to die than women in the general population of Toronto. (cmaj.ca)
  • In studies from a total of 7 cities, the risk of death among homeless women was greater than that among women in the general population by a factor of 4.6 to 31.2 in the younger age group and 1.0 to 2.0 in the older age group. (cmaj.ca)
  • In 6 of the 7 cities, the mortality rates among younger homeless women and younger homeless men were not significantly different. (cmaj.ca)
  • In contrast, in 4 of the 6 cities, the mortality rates were significantly lower among older homeless women than among older homeless men. (cmaj.ca)
  • Excess mortality is far greater among homeless women under age 45 years than among older homeless women. (cmaj.ca)
  • Mortality rates among younger homeless women often approach or equal those of younger homeless men. (cmaj.ca)
  • Efforts to reduce deaths of homeless women should focus on those under age 45. (cmaj.ca)
  • In this study, we focus on homeless single women, who tend to have more health problems than homeless women accompanied by children. (cmaj.ca)
  • 22 , 23 Whether this survival advantage is attenuated or lost altogether among homeless women is an important question, because the underlying mechanisms (e.g., addictions leading to drug overdose, or depression leading to suicide) might be amenable to targeted intervention. (cmaj.ca)
  • We therefore conducted this study to determine whether homeless women lose the survival advantage associated with being female. (cmaj.ca)
  • The Homeless Women Veterans Listening Sessions Report summarizes the information and viewpoints gathered from homeless women veterans and the service providers that assist them. (dol.gov)
  • Childcare, housing, and programs for female veterans with children : Homeless women veterans are often separated from and lose custody of their children. (dol.gov)
  • The American Heart Association's signature women's initiative, Go Red for Women, is a comprehensive platform designed to increase women's heart health awareness and serve as a catalyst for change to improve the lives of women globally. (goredforwomen.org)
  • Globally, women earn less than men and shoulder more of the household responsibilities. (nielsen.com)
  • Thinking globally and acting locally', IAWN brings the perspectives of women and raises issues affecting them to the Communion's attention, and strengthens friendship and solidarity among Anglican women across the world. (anglicancommunion.org)
  • Some even ban women altogether. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Instead, the findings of a joint study from a decade ago, Women and the M.B.A.: Gateway to Opportunity , hold true today: Women feel significantly less welcome than men in the business school environment and more often report difficulty having their point heard or perceptions that their point was altogether dismissed. (forbes.com)
  • Firms with females in formal leadership roles enjoy a range of benefits, according to a slew of recent management research. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • 12. What can Nordiq Canada do to recruit more female athletes to get involved in coaching and leadership roles? (google.com)
  • By some measures, extremely well: women now make up the majority of the American workforce, graduate from college at higher rates than men, and are taking unprecedented leadership roles in business, media, politics and law. (bc.edu)
  • The ideal residential center would accommodate women with children by offering housing for children of all ages, 24-hour daycare services, support groups for mothers, and special programs for female veterans with young children. (dol.gov)
  • Examines the lives of four women (one from each of the countries) and how they and other women in their countries are adapting to the change from their traditional roles as wives and mothers to working women and community leaders. (hawaii.edu)
  • Largely a vocal genre, women's music practitioners commonly write autobiographical lyrics that feature a range of women's relationships with women-as mothers, grandmothers, daughters, friends, lovers, and workers. (encyclopedia.com)
  • OWL is a nonpartisan, nonprofit, national membership organization headquartered in Washington, DC, that advocates for the estimated 78 million women in the U.S. who are age 40 and over. (wikipedia.org)
  • Charity Women Association (CHAWOA) is community based organization formed and run by women living with HIV/AIDS, irrespective of race, culture, religion or social status. (idealist.org)
  • The organization was started in 2003 by 10 women affected by HIV/AIDS and living in soroti municipality. (idealist.org)
  • Neither did the members know that the 10 member group would one day become an organization reaching thousands of women and children infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. (idealist.org)
  • Don't leave anything at home during your next extended stay in the backcountry with this women-specific 70-liter technical pack that's designed for exceptional load management and organization of up to 70 pounds of gear. (thenorthface.com)
  • University administrators have assumed that funding a women-in-business student organization or participating in Forté or NAWMBA activities is enough, but clearly this is not the case. (forbes.com)
  • Israeli filmmakers Shosh Shlam and Hilla Medalia have had films air on international television as well as here in the U.S. on HBO, MTV, Sundance, and PBS (Medalia has received four Emmy nominations and won a Peabody Award), and both women studied in the United States. (pbs.org)
  • It's striking enough that a woman would appear so boldly in such a poster in a city where women still do not appear in public without a burka -- more striking still that she was wrapped in a shawl made from the green, black and red of the Afghan flag. (nytimes.com)
  • And still every 30 minutes an Afghan woman dies in childbirth. (nytimes.com)
  • The image of Afghan women is easily reduced to stereotypes. (nytimes.com)
  • By launching small-scale enterprises and micro-green houses, hundreds of Afghan women can now earn a living and support their family. (worldbank.org)
  • The burqa has been introduced by Islamic culture, norms, and values for women to cover their bodies and their face in order to protect them from evil eyes and most importantly from men that were not supposed to see her. (answers.com)
  • She binds her booty with some rope, heaves it onto her back, and joins the traffic of women who can be seen most days of the week treading the roads into Addis, their bodies bent beneath their bundles. (motherjones.com)
  • This sensible, forthright personal history of the women who fought for the vote, for equal pay, for women to have control over their bodies, is a breath of fresh air in a feminist climate too often bogged down in petty spats over ideas of privilege and virtue signalling. (penguin.co.uk)
  • It's just the presence of the bodies, being present and supporting all women. (newyorker.com)
  • Female soldiers have long fought off perceptions that their bodies just aren't equipped to handle the rigors of training and warfare. (wired.com)
  • A new study by military researchers found that many assumptions about female bodies are 'astoundingly wrong. (wired.com)
  • Besides issues relating to their bodies and their private lives, African female politicians, most of the time, begin their career in politics later in life, and start from a position of disadvantage of having to balance family and work. (un.org)
  • KR ) invites customers and associates to celebrate Women's History Month through a collection of inspiring experiences and stories, uplifting women in the company and across its communities and supply chain. (prnewswire.com)
  • Kroger visits the Fair Trade Certified Sorwathe Tea Estate in Rwanda for Women's History Month to meet the inspiring women behind its Simple Truth Organic Chai and Simple Truth Earl Grey Black Tea. (prnewswire.com)
  • In celebration of Women's History Month (every March), we focus on great recent documentaries about great women, all who forged their own path in times and places where that wasn't expected or encouraged, especially for a woman. (pbs.org)
  • As Women's History Month continues, we're shining the spotlight on women activists who faced down injustice, pioneered paths for other women and girls, or have fought heroically trying to save the world. (pbs.org)
  • Despite this, breast cancer remains the commonest cancer in women in developed countries, and is one of the more important chronic diseases of women, while cervical cancer remains one of the commonest cancers in developing countries, associated with human papilloma virus (HPV), an important sexually transmitted disease . (wikipedia.org)
  • Women have been benefiting from early detection of cervical cancer from their annual pap smear for decades. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • It is important for women to know their HIV status so they can take medicine to treat HIV if they have the virus. (cdc.gov)
  • Other important health issues for women include cardiovascular disease, depression , dementia , osteoporosis and anemia . (wikipedia.org)
  • But he was quick to say it's just a coincidence that he tends to have women in important staff positions. (thedailybeast.com)
  • She shares why this STD is so risky for women, and offers important advice on how to avoid getting infected. (webmd.com)
  • Her story as a member of the District Administration is a very important one and is quoted verbatim in an effort to honour all the women of Intaf who were in this vital role. (freewebs.com)
  • Recognizing the power that women already possess is an important but insufficient step forward. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Monroe Gallery of Photography, 112 Don Gaspar, is pleased to announce 'Women Who Shot The 20th Century', an extensive survey of more than 50 photographs which examines the unique contribution of important women photographers of the 20th Century. (prweb.com)
  • 10. To what extent do you think it is important to have female coaches and leaders in general? (google.com)
  • 11. To what extent do you think it is important to have female coaches for female athletes? (google.com)
  • The identification of risk factors for lupus is especially important for black women because of their high risk of lupus," says study co-first author Yvette Cozier , associate professor of epidemiology and a Slone Epidemiology Center faculty member. (bu.edu)
  • First Lady Astronaut Trainees (FLATs), seven women who once aspired to fly into space, pose at the Kennedy Space Center near the Space Shuttle Discovery poised for liftoff on the first flight of 1995. (pbs.org)
  • The investigators assessed data from the Black Women's Health Study , a long-term, prospective follow-up study of 59,000 black women across the United States since 1995. (bu.edu)
  • Up to 14 percent of women experience irregular or excessively heavy menstrual bleeding. (aafp.org)
  • Women should schedule their first doctor visit sometime during weeks 6-8 or after their menstrual period is two to four weeks late. (drugwatch.com)
  • It came in a brown bottle, marketed as a safe way for married women to treat menstrual disorders. (history.com)
  • Many female athletes experience a cessation in their menstrual periods when they train heavily. (wired.com)
  • Throughout history, thousands of women have fought against regimes they perceived as oppressive, either with the pen, the podium, or their own fists. (history.com)
  • Feminism's success is down to complicated, contradictory, imperfect women, who fought each other as well as fighting for equal rights. (penguin.co.uk)
  • A survey by the Council on American Islamic Relations showed that two of three mosques in 2000 required women to pray in a separate area, up from one of two in 1994. (thedailybeast.com)
  • who in addition to doing groundbreaking work in RNA biology, paved the way for a new generation of female scientists. (nytimes.com)
  • For we work with our hands as well as our hearts, and we know so well the work that is done when Women of Today work together as one. (google.com)
  • Career counseling, skills assessment and job training, support, and placement assistance : Career-related services would include assistance with locating good jobs for the women, work-appropriate clothing, and affordable or free public transportation. (dol.gov)
  • This chapter focuses on women, work, and family, with a particular focus on differences by educational attainment. (nber.org)
  • At the time, women Elders would not work well, because they were not considered in those days good witnesses. (telus.net)
  • There are some jokes that seem to work better when told by women. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • But the bulk of the women were behind the lines, Campbell said, about 70 percent of them in clerical, administrative and communications roles that included intelligence work. (chicagotribune.com)
  • While there have always been fewer women in the analytics and decisioning space, they are growing steadily stronger in assessing the value they contribute to their day-to-day work. (experian.com)
  • These are tweets from attendees about their reasons for attending the Secular Women Work conference and their experiences there. (storify.com)
  • Another fabulous day at the Secular Women Work Conference. (storify.com)
  • Unfortunately, acknowledging the roles of women in support of men has led many to assume that women are ill-suited to or not interested in positions of formal power. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The show examines how clothes do and don't reveal the changing roles of women over the past two centuries. (npr.org)
  • In the Anglican Communion we are committed to ensuring that our churches become a living witness to our belief that women and men are equally made in the image of God. (anglicancommunion.org)
  • Major political parties rarely nominate women for elected positions during primaries because of the belief that women stand a slim chance of winning against men. (un.org)
  • OWL is our Employee Resource Group that helps develop and empower female leaders. (oracle.com)
  • On the surface, it was just another tea party-a well-behaved group of women passing cups of brewed beverages around the genteel table of Jane Hunt, a well-to-do New York woman who had invited four others to dine with her.But this tea party was not for shrinking violets. (history.com)
  • Participants were randomly assigned to the BP group (9 females, age=24.7 yrs, body weight=137 lbs, height=64 inches) or the WUD group (8 females, age=23.2 yrs, body weight=132 lbs, height=63 inches). (unm.edu)
  • Kroger believes in supporting women in our business and where we do business,' said Stuart Aitken , executive sponsor of Women's EDGE ( associate resource group ) and senior vice president of alternative business. (prnewswire.com)
  • A tour group of about 100 Muslims, including about 30 women, from Hagerstown, Maryland, had hurriedly entered after the prayer had already began, unsuspectingly joining the protesters. (thedailybeast.com)
  • If you want to come here to pray," one administrator, a woman, told the group, "you can pray. (thedailybeast.com)
  • In the fall of 1967, Sarachild joined a group of women, led by artist Shulamith Firestone and foster-care worker Pam Allen. (usatoday.com)
  • We're here with the Granny Peace Brigade," she added, gesturing toward a group of older women gathered nearby. (newyorker.com)
  • The Sunday Women Group (SWG) was established in Riyadh in January 1994 by a group of academics from King Saud University (KSU), mainly from the History Department. (jhu.edu)
  • In support of this mission and the Secretary of Labor's vision for Fiscal Year 2010 and beyond - Good Jobs for Everyone - the WB seeks to help women veterans who are homeless find gainful employment as a critical step to uplifting them to financial stability. (dol.gov)
  • The listening session participants consisted of 75 women veterans who are currently homeless, three women who had recently secured permanent housing, and 86 providers serving this population. (dol.gov)
  • The women veterans ranged in age from mid-20s to early 60s, with the majority in their 40s and 50s, and represented diverse ethnic (African-American 47%, Caucasian 42%, Latino 7%, and Other 4%) and educational (high school to master's degree) backgrounds. (dol.gov)
  • The top priorities of the women veterans were achieving independence, finding permanent housing, obtaining education/training and employment, meeting their financial obligations, as well as fulfilling their parental responsibilities. (dol.gov)
  • Sex-segregated residential centers: The women veterans expressed a desire for sex-segregated residential centers staffed by qualified individuals who are sensitive to the female veteran culture. (dol.gov)
  • We asked a few women veterans one question and one question only: What are things only women who've served in the military would understand? (pbs.org)
  • To decrease the chances of complications, women should practice proper prenatal care, avoid dangerous drugs and choose the best method of delivery for them. (drugwatch.com)
  • About 200 women participants stayed on after the conference, at their own expense, to start the Older Women's League, an outgrowth of the Older Women's League Educational Fund, founded by Tish Sommers and Laurie Shields, and named Sommers as the first president of OWL. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the first decade we formed a board of ten women comprised of the most regular participants. (jhu.edu)
  • 1 in 8 women with a history of PID experience difficulties getting pregnant. (cdc.gov)
  • Abby Norman writes powerfully about her experience living with endometriosis and presents research on the disease and the history of women who were brushed off by medical professionals. (hachettebookgroup.com)
  • In the second lecture, Mrs B Aishwarya, Lt. Commander, talked about her experiences as part of a six-member all-female team in the Indian Navy, which made history by circumnavigating the globe in eight months, on board the boat INSV Tarini. (rsc.org)
  • Women, especially those with a history of MST and domestic violence, report feeling more secure and comfortable in a female-only environment. (dol.gov)
  • Well-behaved women don't make history: difficult women do. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Drawing on archival research and interviews, Difficult Women is a funny, fearless and sometimes shocking narrative history, which shows why the feminist movement has succeeded - and what it should do next. (penguin.co.uk)
  • The study of women in the history of photography has lagged far behind that of male photographers. (prweb.com)
  • Sarachild studied history, attending Radcliffe College at Harvard University, where she was the only woman on the editorial board of the Harvard Crimson , the daily student newspaper. (usatoday.com)
  • These include both men and women whose immune systems are suppressed from HIV or medication for transplant, and those who participate in anal sex, have multiple sexual partners, or have a history of HPV. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • D'Ann Campbell, a history professor at Austin Peay State University, has written books about the role of women in combat. (chicagotribune.com)
  • She is the author of Good Wives: Image and Reality in the Lives of Women in Early New England, 1650-1750 (1982) and A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 (1990) which won the Pulitzer Prize for History in 1991 and became the basis of a PBS documentary. (bc.edu)
  • Her most recent book is Well-behaved Women Seldom Make History (2007). (bc.edu)
  • 5. Married women have to make a fine balance between business and home. (google.com)
  • The victim is still will not tolerate any chimney to Female Viagra Without A Prescription siding nullify such as it to you still make was previously quoted from sent by the Female Viagra Without A Prescription are entirely their own. (fortiscreativemedia.com)
  • Women sometimes need a little more hand-holding, or they need their friends to help them make a decision. (thedailybeast.com)
  • To make matters worse, if a guy like Tony isn't overaggressive, women are quick to reject him. (nymag.com)
  • Women's clothing is designed to make women comfortable, presentable, and fashionable. (answers.com)
  • That's because trust is at the epicenter of the decisions that women-and all consumers-make. (nielsen.com)
  • Female comedians just don't make me laugh. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • In such a place, how much difference can a few female politicians really make? (nytimes.com)
  • What's more, these groups fund scholarships for women and hold information sessions and events on and offline to make the case for investing in an M.B.A. (forbes.com)
  • And society needs to perceive women as equals to men, be it in the workplace, on the playing field, at school, or in elected office. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • Kroger is again celebrating International Women's Day by illuminating its downtown Cincinnati headquarters with the Venus symbol, displaying its commitment to uplifting women in the workplace. (prnewswire.com)
  • To mark this International Women in Engineering Day, BP invited young girls from local schools into the workplace where our technical and professional experts provided tailored workshops to inform and inspire girls to consider a career in STEM. (bp.com)
  • In a study external icon , only 20% of women who reported anal sex also reported having an HIV test. (cdc.gov)
  • The anal pap test is similar to the cervical pap test for women. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The National Cancer Institute estimated that 5,260 patients would be diagnosed with anal cancer in 2010, and that 720 men and women would die of the disease. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Last week Yale hosted the Women in Africa Leadership for Strategic Impact Forum . (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Saudi Arabian authorities must not arrest licensed women drivers who choose to drive, and must grant them the same driving privileges as men,' Philip Luther, Amnesty International's Deputy Director for the Middle East and North Africa, is quoted as saying in the watchdog group's statement released to coincide with 'Women2Drive. (rferl.org)
  • of the 73 women in the House, only 17 caucus with the GOP, according to the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The Women of Color Caucus (WOCC) is an organizing think tank composed of women of color associated with Redstockings of the Women's Liberation Movement and Gainesville Women's Liberation. (idealist.org)
  • Around the world, one in three women has been the victim of violence or abuse or coerced into sex. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • By advocating for women's rights around the world, we can contribute to a sea change in our culture and improve the way that we think about women and girls and the ways we prepare for their futures. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • Your support of the petitions below will create a better life for girls and women around the world. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • Across the world women are making positive gains day by day. (sheffield.ac.uk)
  • Women have proven themselves to be as capable as men all over the world and this should also be one of the main aims of upliftment of model villages. (google.com)
  • We are constantly looking for opportunities to develop ourselves, just like any other women around the world. (oracle.com)
  • Indeed, when the photographers who traveled the world for the project in these pages asked women what they hoped for their futures, some barely understood the question. (motherjones.com)
  • Science Wide Open: Children's Books about Women in Science When children ask questions, their whole world becomes their experiment Kids ask a LOT of questions. (scienceblogs.com)
  • There are about 43 million women in the world-wide Communion with a vast diversity of experience and gifts. (anglicancommunion.org)
  • One year after an estimated two million women marched across the United States, supporters lined up in hundreds of cities around the world for 2018's revamped iteration. (newyorker.com)
  • It's a very symbolic march for women all over the world," she said, through a translator. (newyorker.com)
  • Call it female intuition, but it's a more pragmatic way of looking at the world, without the gambler mentality. (kiplinger.com)
  • And their presence on the battlefield shows that American women didn't just keep the home fires burning in World War II , one of the first major wars in which women actively played a part. (chicagotribune.com)
  • As the world celebrates International Women's Day on March 8, we want to shine a light on a few of the female leaders who shape, inspire and grow Experian. (experian.com)
  • Tabitha is currently writing the LCR strategy to end violence against women and girls with the combined authority Mayor and Police Crime Commissioner whilst working as a project director for a campaigning organisation. (sheffield.ac.uk)
  • One of Mullins' points is that technically fine painting may in fact glorify violence against women. (latimes.com)
  • One might argue that Allen's painting is in fact a condemnation of violence against women, and a good illustration for the novel reviewed. (latimes.com)
  • On Tuesday, 5 October, the CBC presented the following headline for its Web story: "Canada Accused of Ignoring Violence against Aboriginal Women. (jhu.edu)
  • In Indian setting business success also depends on the support the family members extend to women in the business process and management as a lot of emphasis is paid to family ties and relationships. (google.com)
  • We just have to keep pushing forward and creating more opportunities and infrastructure for women to have access to investment and support. (newsweek.com)
  • Each September, the AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) honors physicians who have offered their time, wisdom and support to advance women with careers in medicine. (ama-assn.org)