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Colbie Caillat Made This Badass Video to Combat Photoshop Culture

“Everyone is trying to hide their faults from each other when we all have it.” – Colbie Caillat Singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat was in the studio with Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds working on her latest album Gypsy, when she opened up to him

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What Every Pregnant Woman Should Know About PPCM (It Could Save Your Life)

  Images and text by Jeanee Andrewartha. Pregnancy after Heart Failure When Jamie asked me to write about heart failure and pregnancy, I thought it would be easy. I have written so many articles about Peripartum Cardiomyopathy, surely this would

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HELLP Syndrome: Sarah

Images and text by Sarah Brown. My name is Sarah Brown and I am from Hurricane, WV. I am 28 years old, have been married for almost 9 years and have a 6 year old and a 16 month old.

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Laboratory-Grown Vaginas Successfully Transplanted into Patients

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina created laboratory-grown vaginal organs that were successfully transplanted into young women with a rare medical condition. The transplants were all performed on teenage girls (ages 13-18) who had been affected by Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser

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A Breastfeeding Story: Breastfeeding through Infant Botulism

By Corby Selzer Five years (accumulative) of nursing and many years of counseling women on a variety of breastfeeding challenges could not have prepared me for two words..infant botulism. After two girls, I became giddy with excitement as our third

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102 Year Old Ran Marathons for Women’s Rights

When I took up running, it was like meeting God himself. I have been running ever since. -Fauja Singh   Fauja Singh was born with a birth defect that prevented him from being able to walk until the age of

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Are Vitamin and Mineral Supplements Harmful?

Vitamins serve no beneficial purpose, according to three studies released December 16th, and published in the medical journal Annals of Internal Medicine. All three studies come to the similar conclusion that vitamins do not prevent chronic illness or disease and

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HELLP Syndrome: Leila’s Story

  By Alisha Galbraith Phone Call My mother called me at 5:30 Monday morning and I instinctively knew something was very wrong. Mom was calling about my sister and though she was calm, her voice was shaking; “Leila had the

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