Our Painted Faces Could Be Giving Us Cancer

  • Women who use makeup every day are said to absorb five pounds of makeup per year into their skin; some believe the chemicals contribute to cancer. [Telegraph
  • One way to fight date-rape: Condoms on cocktails. [ABCNews]
  • New rule! A judge in Nebraska says that a woman who has been raped cannot use the word "rape" (or "assault") in her testimony. [Feministing]
  • Middle-aged women are at more of a risk of stroke than men. [Telegraph]