At Least She’s Pretty: A Commentary on the Commodification of Beauty

A former co-worker once told me, “You know Jess, you’re actually really weird.” He then went on to reassure me that “it’s a good thing you’re pretty.” In his statement, my co-worker was implying two things: one, that he was genuinely surprised that my “unusual” personality didn’t match my outside appearance and two, that this… Read More At Least She’s Pretty: A Commentary on the Commodification of Beauty

Women’s Health Around the World

At the risk of stating the obvious, the world is a very diverse place. There are different landscapes, different climates, different cultures, different societies, and different people with different lifestyles within those societies. It stands to reason, then, that the health problems these people experience are also quite diverse. Around the world, women face different… Read More Women’s Health Around the World