Women for Change


Tracey Spicer: 'Male Allies Are Really Important'

"Some feminists seriously question the possibility of men ever being able to call themselves feminists, while others insist that the movement needs to embrace blokes if meaningful change is going to occur."

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Sniffing out cancer to snuff it in its tracks

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Making the case that dogs are really a human's best friend, a rescue dog reportedly detected her owner's skin cancer — and potentially saved her life.

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ASOS winning praise for showing their clothing on models of different sizes

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The British fashion retailer has partnered with Israeli startup Zeekit to show what products look like on a range of body types using augmented reality.

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A SOLUTION TO THE PLASTIC PROBLEM DEVELOPED BY AN INSPIRING ENGINEER AND MUM OF FIVE

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Fashion designer Stella McCartney and supermarkets in Europe are using the degradable bio-plastic material developed by an Israeli engineer and mum who was trained "to create something out of nothing."

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New App Locates Nearby Emergency Epinephrine for Anaphylaxis

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The only treatment for anaphylaxis – a severe, life-threatening allergic reaction – is epinephrine, and the sooner it is administered the better the outcome.

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Getting a Compliment Can Mess With Your Maths Ability, Study Shows

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It's a double-edged sword - it's nice to get a compliment, but not when you're about to start an exam! The effect of that might just lower your test scores, according to Israeli-conducted research. 

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Why women in their 30s are more at risk of mental health issues than men

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In the 30 to 40 age group, about 7 per cent of women, compared to 3 per cent of men, had "significant" mental health issues.

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Homeless Women Say 'Me Too,' But No One Listens

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There is a constant threat of sexual violence and harassment against homeless women who have no recourse or support.

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Fury over news "The Crown" star Claire Foy was paid less that her male co-star

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The actor who played Prince Philip on “The Crown” made more money than the actress who played the show’s main character, Queen Elizabeth II – and people are furious.

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