Women of Color Spend More Than $8 Billion on Bleaching Creams Worldwide Every Year

Bleaching the skin is common. It's also potentially life-threatening and harms women's self esteem.

Your Wellness

Breaking it Down

Actress Mayim Bialik deconstructs dealing with anxiety and depression throughout her life

Self-Care & Mental Health

How I Learned to Love My Bald Self

My journey with alopecia led me to redefine beauty and find another purpose in life

Real Women, Real Stories

No, You Are Not Addicted to Your Digital Device, But You May Have a Habit You Want to Break

Researchers explain how our social media habits are formed — and how to break them

Self-Care & Mental Health

Melissa Blake Is Disabled and Proud of It

Four truths this writer and activist wishes you knew

Your Care

Kids Already Coping With Mental Disorders Spiral as Pandemic Topples Vital Support Systems

Nearly 3 million children in the U.S. have a serious emotional or behavioral health condition. The pandemic has cut them off from those who understand their needs.

Self-Care & Mental Health

4 Vital Health Issues — Not Tied to Covid — That Congress Addressed in Massive Spending Bill

A ban on surprise medical bills among health care issues in massive legislative package

Your Care

We Need More Access to Mental Health Care. Especially After a Year Like 2020.

Some companies are restricting access to mental health care when Americans need it most

Policy

How Biden’s Dogs Could Make the Oval Office a Workplace With Less Stress and Better Decision-Making

A growing area of research suggests that dogs can provide real benefits, not only to their daily companions, but also to those in their orbit

Self-Care & Mental Health

5 Strategies For Cultivating Hope This Year

Hopeful people do not wish – they imagine and act.

Self-Care & Mental Health

Older Women Get Stalked, Too

No matter the victim's age, the harm is real

Self-Care & Mental Health

COVID-19 and Social Isolation This Winter: The Perfect Storm

Loneliness can be deadly, but there are practical measures you can take to tend to your mental health

Self-Care & Mental Health