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Woman Shows The Reality Of Losing Nine Stone In Brave After Photos

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Texas-born Jordaan Spark is an inspiration to us all. The mother has lost a whopping 130 pounds which has not only improved her overall health but she's happier than ever as...

19/05/2017

This Woman Got Rejected From A Job Interview In The Most Brutal Way Possible

Home / Women in Focus / Career / This Woman Got Rejected From A Job Interview In The Most Brutal Way Possible

The job-interview process is one of the most stressful you have to endure as a fully-functioning adult. The meticulous preparation, the intense grilling, the potential follow-up...

15/05/2017

These Texts Show The Terrifying Reality Of Life As A Domestic Abuse Victim

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One Imgur user's post is going viral for its horrifying and very real portrayal of domestic abuse which she experienced at the hands of her ex-husband. She has now been divorced...

15/05/2017

This Woman Posted A Powerful Photo To Show The Reality Of Depression

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This Mental Health Awareness Week, we're shining the spotlight on those encouraging us to talk about our mental health as we all know that a problem shared is a problem halved...

09/05/2017

44 Pinterest Worthy Home Offices To Inspire The Girl Boss In You

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If your home office is going to be the one place where you spend most of your day, then it should be dressed appropriately, right? A home office needs to be bright, airy and...

04/05/2017

Loose Women's Unphotoshopped Underwear Shoot Is The Body-confident Campaign Women Need

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We're hailing the Loose Women ladies our new heroes after the panel stripped down to their underwear for a new, body-positive campaign and it may just be our favourite one yet...

02/05/2017

It's About Time! Students In The UK Will Now Be Provided With Free Tampons

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Out of this years' annual National Union of Students conference came some news that made us punch the air with delight and scream "Better late than neverrrr!" Yes, finally, the...

02/05/2017

Why Men Are Removing Condoms Without Consent

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And in the latest sh*tty thing that guys are doing these days, a new study has discovered that some men are removing condoms without consent. The study looks into the phenomenon...

26/04/2017

This Nurse Who Discovered She Has Two Vaginas Has A Positive Message For Ya'll

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / This Nurse Who Discovered She Has Two Vaginas Has A Positive Message For Ya'll

Having just one vagina can be problem enough sometimes. One period is enough to deal with, thank you very much. So spare a thought for Nicci Triefenbach, who in her twenties...

20/04/2017

Plus-size Model Tess Holliday Boycotts Uber After She Was Fat Shamed By A Fat Driver

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Plus-size Model Tess Holliday Boycotts Uber After She Was Fat Shamed By A Fat Driver

Body-positive advocate and hugely successful plus-size model Tess Holliday has vowed to boycott popular taxi-driving app Uber after being fat-shamed by a driver who is overweight...

20/04/2017

Turns Out, Women's Periods DON'T Sync When They Live Together

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Ladies: remember this day, because it is the day you realised everything you know is a LIE. Apparently a new study has revealed that women's periods don't actually sync up when...

19/04/2017

This Fitness Blogger Hasn't Shaved Her Legs In Over A Year And She Might Be Onto Something

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While the official end of winter blesses us with longer days, brighter mornings and a spring in our step, it also brings with it the dreaded obligation to banish every bit of...

19/04/2017

This Model Shared A Pic Of Her Cellulite And Instagram Just Can't Get Enough

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Charli Howard is a woman after our own hearts. If she's not posing with a cupcake in hand, she's showing us real, honest pictures of her cellulite, and we can't get enough of it...

13/04/2017

Is This The Most Misogynistic TV Show In The World? Dutch Series Makes Contestants Guess Whether A Woman Is Pregnant Or Just Fat

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Is This The Most Misogynistic TV Show In The World? Dutch Series Makes Contestants Guess Whether A Woman Is Pregnant Or Just Fat

A Dutch reality show has provoked a feisty backlash from outraged viewers after a segment which asked four male contestants to examine a female volunteer's clothed body to decide...

13/04/2017

This Woman Wants To Open A Vagina Museum And We're All For It

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Florence Schechter is a woman after our own hearts - and our vaginas. The UK-based science YouTube star is launching a campaign to open the world's first vagina museum, all in...

12/04/2017

Swimsuit Designer Body Shamed Amy Schumer And The Internet Clapped The Hell Back

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If anything restores our faith in humanity, it's how quickly women come to the defence of other women when someone is hella rude to them. That is this story's saving grace after...

07/04/2017

This Body-confidence Coach Is Destroying The "Fat Friend" Stereotype

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Michelle Elman is a body confidence coach but for 21 years she refused to wear a bikini in public. See, Michelle has had 15 surgeries over the course of her life - for a brain tumour...

06/04/2017

This Disturbing Photo Shows The Terrifying Reality Of Living With Domestic Abuse

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The last thing you expect when you meet the person you love is for that special someone to end up abusing you, but that's sadly a reality for many women - both in this country...

05/04/2017

Mexico City Metro Installed A 'Penis Seat' To Raise Awareness For Victims Of Sexual Assault

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Mexico City have installed a penis seat on one of their trains in order to raise awareness for the huge number of women who are victims of sexual violence in the country's capital...

28/03/2017

Two Girls Are Banned From Flight For Wearing Leggings

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And today in sexist news that makes no sense: a United Airlines agent stopped two girls from flying because they were wearing leggings. In a series of tweets, one witness describes...

27/03/2017