Women in STEM Fields Facing Sexual Harassment

Amiel Gregorio Female Empowerment

With the predatory behavior of Hollywood hot shot Harvey Weinstein making headlines, the inappropriate behavior of men towards their female colleagues has been in the limelight. But it’s not just in Hollywood and politics that degrading behavior towards women is rampant. Women in (STEM) fields, including the field of medicine, are no strangers to sexual harassment. Many victims keep silent …

How To Be A Healthy Woman

Melissa Lobo Diet & Weight Loss, Diet & Weight Loss Plans, Featured, Female Empowerment, Fitness, Health, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Workout Routines/Plans for women

Being a female is amazing; no one would want to argue with that. We are mothers, sisters, daughters, wives, soldiers, leaders, CEOs, caretakers and anything else we would want to become. But the fact is we are too busy running the world and often forget to take care of ourselves. Our physical and mental well-being comes secondary sometimes, unintentionally or …

The Top Ways Society Tries to Keep Women Down and How to Overcome the Hurdles

Melissa Lobo Featured, Female Empowerment

The Feminist movement which started in the 1960s has achieved wonderful things that women today continue to enjoy. Many of us may not but aware of it, but before the movement, women had to face unbelievable hurdles that may now be considered downright shocking. For example, before the Pregnancy Discrimination Act was passed in 1978, women could be fired for …

Gender Gap Worsens in Healthcare Industry

Guest Contributor Female Empowerment, Gender Gap, Health

An interview with the CEO of Halozyme Therapeutics, Dr. Helen Torley, has revealed interesting insights into the gender gap that exists in the healthcare industry, including biotech and pharma, in America. Read on for a breakdown of our top takeaways from this impactful interview! Existing Landscape The healthcare industry has been unsuccessful in achieving gender diversity at all levels of …