Gertrude Elion fought for her place in the lab to treat leukemia, AIDS, and herpes.
After almost 30 years in the design world, Kim Holden switched careers and founded “Doula x Design” to support women as a birth and postpartum doula.
Emotion has historically been silenced as a sign of female weakness and labeled as “hysteria” in our culture.
We spoke with three mental health professionals to understand the medical realities of anxiety.
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Anxious kids turn into anxious adults. Behavioral neuroscientist Dr. Jee Hyun Kim explains how treating early fear-based anxiety in children can change that.
The answer is yes—and she must. Clinical psychologist Cecilia Dintino talks about the importance of overcoming the void.
Jordan Fassina’s “That Thing I Had That One Time” offers a candid look at abortion and emphasizes the importance of taking the stigma out of the equation.
One AWT editor juggles the demands of being a new mom learning to breastfeed.
Starting your own company requires confidence, but radical vulnerability can help you develop an authentic brand.
Sid Azmi, the owner of a Brooklyn sex shop, says “pleasure begins with the permission to self-love.” Sex toys should be a part of that.
Nicole Skibola leads readers through the stages of identity, fear, and metaphorical thinking associated with a cancer diagnosis.
In her illustrated exploration, “Wakeful Night,” author Nicole Skibola shares the story of how surviving cancer helped her find a new beginning.
New studies show that addiction might be more complicated than previously thought, with gender playing a significant role.