March 15th, 2017 was National Day of Action for Trans Women of Color. Launched by the LGBT advocacy group Get Equal, it was a collective call to action to stand with, protect and celebrate the lives of transgender women of color. Three months into 2017, seven trans women have been murdered in the U.S.
By 2030, there will be 1.2 billion women who are 50+ in menopause suffering with over 34 different symptoms including hot flashes, mood swings, dryness, gum problems, changes in body odor, weight gain, sexual issues and more.
If there is one thing that has been consistently obvious since the Presidential election, it’s that people, of all shapes, sizes, colors, and sexual orientations, don’t want to be heard, they demand to be heard.
CHICAGO (AP) - The American Cancer Society now says women should start mammograms later in life and get fewer of them, a stance that puts the trusted group closer to an influential government task force's advice.
At 5-foot-4 and 115 pounds Jessica Aguilar is classified as a “straw weight” in the mixed Martial Arts world.
Despite more than 80 organizations across the state and a few from around the country asking Florida politicians to increase gun control, the governor isn’t listening.
While everyone is at risk for breast cancer, there’s a group of women that may be getting cancer and don’t even know it yet.
Lake Worth is having a Valentine's Day event, but it won't be filled with the usual teddy bear, chocolate, pink overloaded celebration.
(CNN) First they marched. Now, Democratic organizers are telling the scores of women who turned out to oppose President Donald Trump over the weekend, it's time to run — for something.
Nobel Prizes are the most prestigious awards on the planet but the aura of this year's announcements has been dulled by questions over why so few women have entered the pantheon, particularly in the sciences.
(CNN) -- If they're going to pull out a victory in the midterm elections, Republicans need to win over women. But they're doing everything in their power to alienate them, from pushing extreme anti-abortion measures that even most Republican voters oppose to blocking equal-pay legislation to, well, just opening their mouths. A leading Republican congressional candidate in Georgia recently said, sure, a woman can run for office if she is "within the authority of her husband."
The U.S. government has confirmed the first-ever case of HIV transmission between two women. The rare case of lesbian transmission of the Human immunodeficiency virus caused a stir worldwide over the weekend when details were released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
For Lynn Glover, being part of South Florida’s Women In Network was a natural fit.
If you are a lesbian, bisexual, or transgender woman who has been diagnosed with cancer, you can now turn to the Rainbow Survivor Network for one-on-one peer support.
(EDGE) Continuing the fight to achieve gender parity in the American Theater, LA-based playwright/producer collective The Kilroys has facilitated its fourth annual List of industry-recommended new plays.
September is typically the quiet month in Key West.
While successfully advancing through a career as a special education teacher for 30 years, Toni Armstrong Jr. has her sights aimed high on another objective: activism.
Fort Meade Army Reserves lawyer Deirdre Hendrick and Navy Petty Officer First Class Alice Ashton are two transgender women working to keep trans people in the military.
Amber Harrell and Jessica Fowler were arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a transgender woman at a bar in North Carolina.
According to a new report from the United Nations, bisexual women are at the highest risk for sexual violence.