10 Mar '12, 6pm

Today Is National Women And Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: What You Can Do | Care2 Causes

Today Is National Women And Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: What You Can Do | Care2 Causes

Today is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , a day coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health to encourage people to take action and raise awareness about the impact the epidemic is having on women and girls. More than 290,000 women in the U.S. are living with HIV; in fact women now account for more than one in four new cases of HIV and AIDS in this country. HIV/AIDS is a major health issue for African American women. A new study released last week shows the HIV rate among black women living in some U.S. cities is the same rate as that of some African countries. As ABC News reported: “This disease is alive and well in this country,” said Dr. Carlos Del Rio, principal investigator for the Atlanta area of the study and professor of medicine and infectious disease at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. “...

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Ending Oppression and Empowering Women & Girls Around The World | Care2 Causes

Ending Oppression and Empowering Women & Girls ...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 11am

Written by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) “In the 19th Century, the central moral challenge was slavery. In the 20th Ce...

Should Election Day Be On a Weekend? | Care2 Causes

Should Election Day Be On a Weekend? | Care2 Ca...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 7am

We’ve been hearing a lot about efforts to try and depress voter turnout, such as onerous voter ID laws . But how about pla...

If I can do it, you can do it. #running

If I can do it, you can do it. #running

runaddicts.net 15 Mar '12, 7pm

Interested in writing for RunAddicts.net? Get started now! Running sucks, and I’m not a talented runner. I hated running f...

Nude Calendar Protests Muslim Oppression of Women | Care2 Causes

Nude Calendar Protests Muslim Oppression of Wom...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 12am

The word revolutionary is likly to bring to mind faded khakis, bandanas — just about anything, in fact, but a woman in the...

Oh look, @GZanottiDesign designed a pair of sne...

giuseppezanottidesign.com 11 Mar '12, 12am

High-top sneakers in animal-print patent leather with two zippers at sides and black rhinestones. An ultra-glam look for a...

Women's Day Out: ... Angela Lim and Tim Oh, lad...

todayonline.com 11 Mar '12, 9pm

Joining their favourite MediaCorp radio DJs Glenn Ong, Yasminne Cheng, Divian Nair, Angela Lim and Tim Oh, ladies at Women...

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kurtgeiger.com 12 Mar '12, 9am

The below shoe sizes are given as a guide. In our experience a conversion for women's footwear between the UK and USA woul...

#WOMEN Need a Handup Not a HandOut: Creating a ...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 1pm

Many women in the developing world don't need a handout, they need a hand up. And FINCA microloans can provide just that. ...

Connecting Girls, Inspiring Futures | Care2 Causes

Connecting Girls, Inspiring Futures | Care2 Causes

care2.com 08 Mar '12, 2pm

Written by Kathy Calvin , CEO of the United Nations Foundation On March 8, we will observe the 101st anniversary of Intern...

Pressel Named National Ambassador for LPGA-USGA Girls Golf: Pressel Named National Ambassador for LPGA-USGA Gir...

Pressel Named National Ambassador for LPGA-USGA...

lpga.com 13 Mar '12, 6pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., March 13, 2012 – The LPGA announced today that past LPGA-USGA Girls Golf (Girls Golf) participant and...

Just when I thought it couldn't get worse than the #kony2012 madness comes this crap

Just when I thought it couldn't get worse than ...

greengirlsglobal.com 09 Mar '12, 8am

This scheme was set up by Zimbabwe ex-pat Morag Roy who, on a return trip there, was told by a friend that sexual abuse an...

"If women... didn't have the sex to begin with" | Care2 Causes

"If women... didn't have the sex to begin with"...

care2.com 15 Mar '12, 6am

New Hanover County, N.C. commissioners voted to reject state funds for family planning. The grant would “cover contracepti...

It's International Women's Day!

It's International Women's Day!

mnn.com 08 Mar '12, 2pm

Thousands of events will be held around the world — both today and all month long — to honor women's causes and achievemen...