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Health is wealth.
FIBROID (Fibromyomas) With the high rate of fibroid cases on our continent, one will begin to wonder what could be the causes of this. Young African ladies between 20 and 40 are seriously growing fibroid tumours. In the past it was not so. Why? In the past only mature ladies approaching menopause grow fibroid, but even in rare, uncommon cases; but today, reports review high rate of fibroid cases. It is prevalent in black women more than whites. Why? Even in United States of America and South Africa where Blacks are mingled with Whites, the records prove the same. Can this be true? But I see it as the question of diet.
Suffragette CHIC 10:
Yesterday’s Suffragette CHIC blog post featured Virginia’s 7th district Congressional race between Yesli Vega and two (2) term incumbent Abigail Spanberger.
Wild Women Arts
I am still revelling in the magic of this workshop and would recommend every woman to step into the world of The Wild Women
Suffragette CHIC 9:
The 2022 midterm election contest between two-term Virginia Representative Abigail Spanberger and conservative firebrand Yesli Vega could be a “bellwether” race for US democracy in the “Trump” era.
Abstain and Obtain
At 25, I've had my fair share of flirtatious endeavors, as well as one or two solid relationships. To be honest, whether solid or not is all perspective but you get the point. Born free from the constraints of others' judgement, (not my own) I've lived a pretty open (when not completely closed off) and fulfilling life. What I haven't had is an even remotely consistent positive, healthy, fulfilling sex life. This extends into my relationship sector heavily, and my thoughts and observations for this conversation are geared more in that direction, but it is the practice of abstaining from sex that has highlighted all the other intricately overlapped layers of those relationship experiences.
Madonna and Penthouse
Over the weekend Madonna shared an Instagram story reflecting on the 30 year anniversary of the controversial photography book S.E.X. published in 1992, which arguably was the apex of her status as cultural agitator. Madonna wrote:
The Female Collaborators Of Clueless Masculinity
In more nothing-news-here from the 'Water Is Wet' department, a recent study on dating determined that the number of chronically single men continues to grow as women say "Nuh-uh," to any who have consistently failed to meet what they've been saying they want for literally several decades: Emotional connection, ability to communicate, shared similar values.
“Strong Women Wear Pink”
What do you think when you think the color pink? Girls – dresses, frills, princesses. Animals – pigs, flamingos, salmon.
Abortion: Let’s Talk Truth, Not Hyperbole
While abortion has been a controversial topic for decades, the proverbial s%#* hit the fan this summer when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Dobbs v. Jackson decision that effectively overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade of 1973.
How to Travel Around Botswana
Botswana is one of the most dynamic holiday hotspots in Africa and it will be necessary to travel to various locations around the country and within various towns to enjoy sightseeing and other activities. Those who are heading to Botswana for a holiday will find that there are several ways to get around the country. From flying on domestic airlines and travelling via bus like most locals, here's how to get from Point A to B during a trip to Botswana.
Suffragette CHIC 8:
There is a modern phenomenon on social media of White people recorded on camera openly challenging the rights of Black, Latino, and Asian people to be in certain places or spaces.
Here are some of the reasons why women should practice good intimate hygiene.
Intimate hygiene is still considered taboo. However, self-care and grooming are really vital.Despite rising female literacy rates in rural and urban regions, poor hygiene behaviors during menstruation or otherwise remain among women of all ages. Such things are either spoken in hushed tones using analogies or are just avoided.