Empowerment

Bra Fitting

The Bare Facts

If you are fighting your own battle of the bra, don't despair you're far from alone. Over 90% of North American women wear a bra, but almost 85% of us wear the wrong size. It was in 1913 that Mary Phelps Jacob, a 19-year-old New York socialite, bought a sheer evening gown for an occasion, but at the time, the only undergarment available to her was a boned corset. The bones of her corset were sticking out around the neckline of her new dress. So she, along with the help of her seamstress, took two silk handkerchiefs, pink ribbon and some string, and fashioned herself the very first modern bra....
Dr. Jennifer Ashton of ABC's The Revolution

Thyroid 101: Watch & Learn

On Friday, February 10th, 2012, ABC Daytime’s new talk show, The Revolution, presents “Thyroid 101”. Dr. Jennifer Ashton, Board-certified OB-GYN, leading women’s health expert and show co-host, will guide viewers through this important and informative women’s health segment that includes three dynamic women whose lives have each been affected by a different thyroid disease diagnosis....
Female Boxer

Ladies, I Want a Good, Clean Fight… And You Have To Wear Skirts

The London 2012 Olympic Games are just about six months away and for the first time, women's boxing will be on the Olympic Games program. In preparation for the Olympic debut of the sport, the Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) met two weeks ago to discuss dress requirements, specifically the controversial subject of skirts for women boxers....