Tag: Women

Nov 23 2018

Life expectancy falling for women in poorest areas of England

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Life expectancy falling for women in poorest areas of England  The Guardian Poorest dying nearly 10 years younger than the rich in ‘deeply worrying’ trend for UK  EurekAlert (press release) Poor die nearly 10 years earlier than rich in UK, study says  KPRC Click2Houston The Reversal of Fortunes: Trends in County Mortality and […]

Nov 21 2018

Saudi Arabia tortured activists including women, rights groups claim

Activists were repeatedly tortured by electrocution and flogging, leaving some unable to walk or stand properly, with marks on their bodies and uncontrolled shaking of the hands, Amnesty International said, citing three separate testimonies. One of the activists reportedly tried to take her own life repeatedly inside the prison, according to the testimonies, Amnesty said. […]

Nov 21 2018

Katy Perry Beats Out Taylor Swift on Forbes' 2018 List of Highest-Paid Women in Music

Katy Perry is living her teenage dream after topping Forbes‘ list of the highest-paid women in music. The singer rose to the occasion this year to beat out Taylor Swift and Beyoncé, who came in second and third place respectively, for the top spot on the annual report. According to Forbes, Katy earned just about $3 million more in 2018 […]

Nov 21 2018

Katy Perry edges out former foe Taylor Swift to top Forbes' highest-paid women in music list

View photos Katy Perry performs at Birmingham Arena on June 18, 2018, in Birmingham, England. (Photo: Joseph Okpako/WireImage) More Now that they’re friends, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift will want to pop the champagne together for this one. The just-released Forbes list of the year’s highest-paid women in music features both artists. Perry raked in […]

Nov 18 2018

Condoleezza Rice? Browns could call plenty of other women who actually coach football

Chris Korman For The Win Published 1:00 PM EST Nov 18, 2018 So apparently, according to ESPN, the Cleveland Browns want to interview Condoleezza Rice to be their next head coach. (The team has denied it.) It’s seems sort of useless to put much thought into this one, if true. Clearly an organization that has […]

Nov 18 2018

There are plenty of women who *actually coach football* that the Browns could call

Chris Korman For The Win Published 1:00 PM EST Nov 18, 2018 So apparently, according to ESPN, the Cleveland Browns want to interview Condoleezza Rice to be their next head coach. (The team has denied it.) It’s seems sort of useless to put much thought into this one, if true. Clearly an organization that has […]

Nov 18 2018

Suicide rates highest among American men in construction, women in creative fields

(NEW YORK) — With suicide rates rising across the country, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finds that certain occupations are associated with a higher risk of suicide. Suicide rates were highest among men who worked in construction or extraction (oil rigging, mining) jobs and women who worked in […]

Nov 18 2018

Worse than opioids: Alcohol deaths soar among the middle aged, women

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Worse than opioids: Alcohol deaths soar among the middle aged, women  WTSP.com Alcohol Is Killing More People Per Year Than The Opioid Crisis, And Most Deaths Are Young Women  Newsweek Alcohol Deaths In US Soar Among The Middle-aged, Women: Report  UrduPoint News the drug, alcohol and suicide crises and the need for a […]

Nov 18 2018

Worse than opioids: Alcohol deaths soar among the middle aged, women

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Worse than opioids: Alcohol deaths soar among the middle aged, women  11Alive.com WXIA Alcohol Is Killing More People Per Year Than The Opioid Crisis, And Most Deaths Are Young Women  Newsweek Alcohol Deaths In US Soar Among The Middle-aged, Women: Report  UrduPoint News PodcastOne: For Crying Out Loud  PodcastOne Full coverage Source link

Nov 16 2018

Michelle Obama's Miscarriage Story May Help Other Women Share Theirs

Enlarge this image Becky Shaw’s first pregnancy ended in a miscarriage in 2014. The following year, she and her husband, Ben, had Parker, their “rainbow baby,” as babies born after pregnancy loss are often called. Ruby Eliason Photography hide caption toggle caption Ruby Eliason Photography Miscarriage is “lonely, painful, and demoralizing,” Michelle Obama writes in […]