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Today’s Lady News: Breast Implants Linked To Cancer

Breast implants, both saline and silicone, have been linked to lymphoma, a rare form of cancer, the FDA has announced. Lymphoma is not breast cancer, but it did develop…

Jessica Wakeman | January 27, 2011 - 7:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Texas Governor Takes Aim At Abortion Rights

Texas Governor Rick Perry wants to fast-track a bill requiring women seeking abortions to have a sonogram taken of the fetus, hear a doctor’s description of its development, and…

Jessica Wakeman | January 26, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Black Women May Have Bigger “Healthy” Waist Size

The size of a “healthy” waist may be bigger for black women, according to a study in the journal Obesity. [Reuters]
Anti-abortion activists are gathering this weekend in Washington,…

Jessica Wakeman | January 25, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: ESPN Dude Fired For Calling Colleague “Sweet Baby” To Sue

Ron Franklin, the ESPN announcer who was fired for calling his female co-worker, Jeannine Edwards, “sweet baby” and an “a**hole,” is suing his former employer. He has a right…

Jessica Wakeman | January 24, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Columnist Declares February A Sarah Palin-Free Month

Washington Post op-ed writer Dana Milbank has pledged to make February a Sarah Palin-free month in his column. Perhaps we should follow in his footsteps … [Washington Post]
Why…

Jessica Wakeman | January 21, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Watch Out, Reproductive Rights

Republicans’ plans for health care reform include doing whatever it takes to restrict abortion rights. Gird your loins, ladies! [The Hill]
Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman called pundit Arianna Huffington…

Jessica Wakeman | January 20, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Bill O’Reilly Sees No Media “Gender Bias” Against Sarah Palin

Bill O’Reilly said on “The O’Reilly Factor” last Thursday that he did not see any gender bias in the media’s coverage of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and Minnesota…

Jessica Wakeman | January 19, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: High School Finds List “Ranking” 50 Girls

A list ranking 50 female students and their body parts at Oak Park River Forest High School in Oak Park, Illinois, has been intercepted by administrators. The list also…

Jessica Wakeman | January 18, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Idaho Pharmacist Refuses Medication For Woman Who Had Abortion

A pharmacist in Nampa, Idaho, refused to fill a prescription for anti-bleeding medication for a woman, telling her she would not give it if it was being used after…

Jessica Wakeman | January 13, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Group Complains Nursing Program Teaches Students About Abortion

A Christian legal group has filed a civil rights complaint against a Vanderbilt University nursing program for putting a statement on its application that informs students the program will…

Jessica Wakeman | January 12, 2011 - 6:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Remembering Christina Green, 9, Victim Of Tucson Shooting

A remembrance of Tucson, Arizona shooting victim, nine-year-old Christina Green, who had recently won a seat on her student council and just wanted to meet her local politician, Gabrielle…

Jessica Wakeman | January 11, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Are “Chinese Mothers” Superior?

The Wall Street Journal ran a controversial op-ed by Yale Law professor Amy Chua about “Chinese mothers,” or more broadly, a sub-set of strict parents who expect excellence from…

Jessica Wakeman | January 10, 2011 - 7:30 pm
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