"Women's rights — whether that's equal pay, whatever the case might be — it's not just for women. When women benefit, everyone benefits." ~ Towanda Long, Queenocracy, waiting to participate in #ObamaTownHallRead Full Story
It's been a pretty big day around SheKnows today. You know, there were doughnuts in the break room this morning... and we hosted a town hall with the President! We're trying to be casual about the whole thing, but it's a pretty big deal to have a sitting president sit down with a bunch of working moms like us and talk about the issues we care most about.Read Full Story
The sun is shining, summer’s here and you’re probably already spending more time outside than in. You already know you need to protect yourself from the sun (no tanning, please) but it’s also important to be proactive when it comes to knowing how overexposure to the sun can affect your skin. For instance, actinic keratosis (AK) – also referred to as sun spots – is an often-overlooked form of pre-cancer, affecting more than 10 million Americans. AK is worth knowing more about because it has the potential to progress to squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), the second most common skin cancer.Read Full Story
Epilepsy has been shrouded in stigma for thousands of years. However, recent media coverage in the New York Times and Newsweek has helped bring to light the staggering number of people affected by the disorder. You might be surprised to learn just how many friends, neighbors and colleagues are living with epilepsy.Read Full Story
With the summer season right around the corner, more and more people are looking to get it in gear and get fit with intensified workout routines. But if you’re just working out, you may not be seeing the results that you want, and this could be because of your eating habits. Have you considered a detox diet to see if it makes a difference? If so, make sure you know whether or not you really need one, since detox diets should not be taken lightly. Here are some tips to determine when a detox is really necessary.Read Full Story
You’ve surely heard about antioxidants and how important they are in the makeup of your healthy diet, but have you heard of polyphenols? These super-nutrients valiantly fight free radicals and are in your everyday foods -- if you're following a healthy diet. Here's more on polyphenols and why you need them.Read Full Story
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