A 16-year-old girl from Gosport, Hampshire, who skipped her school prom because she was badly bullied, has been thrown a special party by her friends. Shannon Purcifer missed the school’s annual soirée because classmates teased her for having a serious bowel condition. After suffRead more »
According to new research, one in four women have been cautioned about what they're wearing at work.
"The only reason to stop seems to be the disapproval of others. And I will not let the disapproval of others dictate my choices.”
It was the first time since 1533, when Henry VIII made anal sex illegal, that any law regarding homosexual acts had been reformed. This partial decriminalisation of homosexual acts doesn’t represent any kind of proper freedom if you really think about it. In fact, it was only in 2013 that, legislatively speaking, gay people were afforded the same rights as heterosexual members of society, after we were finally welcomed into the glorious and successful institution that is marriage.
For real, why does period blood smell like that? To get some answers, we spoke with Taraneh Shirazian, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the NYU Langone Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health, to determine what makes your period blood smell, and if there's ever a time you need to worry about it. "Blood itself has a certain odour," Dr. Shirazian says, adding that, as you probably already know, there's more to your menstrual fluid than just blood.
One such man is Vasek Pospisil, a former Wimbledon doubles champion and Canadian No.2 tennis player. Although yet to win a major tournament in the singles, a few months ago Pospisil made a big change that has made a huge difference to his game: “I changed my diet because I thought I could trim down and lose weight while boosting my energy,” he told The Independent. The 27-year-old has switched to a strict diet, shunning dairy and gluten, although he admits to having a slight weakness for sweet treats, proving even top tennis tennis players are human like the rest of us.