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AndroFeme Provides Hormone Replacement For Women

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Sep 17, 2014
An Australian-based pharmaceutical company has created AndroFeme, a skin cream meant to restore testosterone levels in post-menopausal women.

Jane Lynch Hosts Astraea Lesbian Foundation Benefit Concert

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 12, 2014
On Monday, September 15, actor Jane Lynch will host Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice which proudly announces Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality at Broadway's Gershwin Theatre.

Personal Connections Increase Breast Cancer Screening Rates

By EDGE | Thursday Sep 11, 2014
Recent news from the ASCO Breast Cancer Symposium shows that a signed letter from a physician can go a long way toward bringing in patients for regular breast cancer screenings.

Transgender Applicants Considered at More Women's Colleges

By Philip Marcelo | Wednesday Sep 10, 2014
Women's colleges are revisiting policies around enrolling transgender students as institutions of higher learning - single-sex, coed and those with religious affiliations - demonstrate varying degrees of acceptance for changing norms.

Womenfest Returns to Key West

By Anthony Lanni | Friday Sep 5, 2014
The lush tropical paradise of gay Key West is celebrating the largest ladies party in the southernmost tip of the U.S. Womenfest, held Thursday Sept. 4-7, is the year's most anticipated celebration of lesbians and their friends.

Bowery Gallery Hosts "Future Feminism" Exhibition

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 5, 2014
The Future Feminists Collective will kick off their exhibition "13 Tenets of FUTURE FEMINISM" with a special benefit on Sept. 7 at New York City's Webster Hall, followed by a gallery show.

Women in Clothes

By Ann Levin | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
This crowd-sourced style guide, which includes the ruminations of a transgender woman, manages to be both charming and exasperating.

LA Women's Theater Festival Holds Empowerment Day

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 21, 2014
On August 23 in Los Angeles' Fremont Centre Theatre, solo performers will come together with experts in their field for the day-long Los Angeles Women's Theater Festival Second Annual Solo Performer Empowerment Day.

5 Funny Females Returns to Boston

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 18, 2014
On August 19 and 20, the comic antics of 5 Funny Females returns to Boston for two evening shows at Laugh Boston.

Bossed Up Teaches Women to Balance Career and Wellness

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
Emilie Aries new career coaching business Bossed Up shows women how to find a healthy balance between their career and their personal life.