Avoid Breast Cancer In 14 Not-So-Easy Steps

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and today's Independent has a an article titled "How To Avoid Breast Cancer." Eating fruit is a no-brainer. And we just learned that drinking less makes a huge impact. But there's more! In fact, using the information in the Independent and that in other news reports,… » 10/02/07 1:30pm 10/02/07 1:30pm

Think You've Got Candida? Maybe Not! We Consult An Ailing Vagina

Just the other day, there was a piece on Science Daily about how women often misdiagnose themselves as having a yeast infection, when it's really something else, like bacterial vaginosis or Trichomonas vaginalis. Well, who knew, but there's now a drugstore test, akin to a home pregnancy test, but instead of peeing on… » 9/20/07 4:00pm 9/20/07 4:00pm

This Country Is Big Enough For More Than One Jezebel, Y'all

Dear Good People of the Southeast: Jezebel.com is not Jezebel Magazine. The site you are reading right now is a potty-mouthed blog about so-called "women's interest" topics. Jezebel Magazine, however, is a ladylike Atlanta-based women's print publication. We thought that the differences were obvious, but apparently,… » 9/13/07 8:30am 9/13/07 8:30am