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11 Influental Women in STEM from Across the Globe
Featured Women in S.T.E.M

11 Influental Women in STEM from Across the Globe

It may be the end of Women’s History Month, but here at SheHeroes we celebrate ground-breaking women all year long. That said, we thought we’d bring you the stories of 11 women from across the globe that are transforming the STEM fields. Maryam Mirzakhani Maryam Mirzakhani is helping us understand the complex […]

Women Have Been Displaying Symptoms of PTSD After Miscarriages
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Women Have Been Displaying Symptoms of PTSD After Miscarriages

In early November, many news outlets started to talk about how PTSD (or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) effects women who have suffered through miscarriages.  According to the Daily Mail, at the Imperial College in London found that 45% of women who had suffered miscarriages displayed symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress […]

Lupus Harms More African Women than We Thought
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Lupus Harms More African Women than We Thought

The autoimmune disease, Lupus, has garnered more attention in the news as of late.  Part of this is because African Women have become more aware of the affect Lupus has on their population.  The initial thought was that Lupus, and other autoimmune diseases, were uncommon, even rare, in African countries.  […]