Women

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA SALCEDO WITH GLORIA SANCHEZ CONTRERAS OCT 2014

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 18, 2014 October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In light of this, we want to share some of the most recent statistics available. Did you know that breast cancer is the most commonly […]

WBZ-TV–10/18/2014

(Photo courtesy: U.S. Social Security Administration)

Social Security And Women

Social Security is synonymous with retirement income, but it is much more.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/02/2014

(credit: redskyboston.com)

Bradley Jay: ‘Is Ladies Night Demeaning To Women?’

Do you feel ladies nights should be done away with? Click play to find out what your neighbors think.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/29/2014

File image (WBZ-TV)

Women Fight Back Against ‘Food Shaming’ Phenomenon

Many women say they’re met with insulting comments by strangers if they eat a high calorie food in public.

WBZ-TV–09/24/2014

The U.S. Supreme Court.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Supreme Court: Gov’t. Can’t Make Employers Cover Contraception For Women

The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.

06/30/2014

CENTRO_HEART_DISEASE_(SATEL.jpg_5

#1 Killer of Women

May 17, 2014 Did you know more than 42 million American women are living with some form of heart disease? One in every three women dies of heart disease, yet only about half of women […]

WBZ-TV–05/16/2014

(Photo credit SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: Too Much Or Too Little Sleep For Women Can Lead To Memory Loss

Researchers found that women who slept five or fewer hours or nine or more hours per day had worse memory.

05/01/2014

Women, placard, sign, protest

What Women Need To Know About Social Security

Almost half of all elderly unmarried females rely on Social Security for 90% or more of their income.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/27/2014

(Photo illustration by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Mass. Bill Would Ban Prisons From Handcuffing Pregnant Women During Childbirth

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts coalition of women’s groups, doctors and human rights organizations are pushing a bill intended to outlaw the practice of handcuffing women prisoners to hospital beds during childbirth. The bill would […]

12/14/2013

(Credit: iStockphoto)

Women & Money: The Pay Gap

Women need to know what the going salary is for work they do.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/01/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,070 other followers