International Women’s Day

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Happy International Women’s Day! Today, we acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of women socially, environmentally, politically, culturally and economically. Since 1911, women have spent this day telling their stories, reflecting on their journey in a bid to inspire other women but also to call for gender equality. As George-Hilley (2015) stated “International Women’s Day is a positive force for celebration, … Read More

Women’s mental wellbeing

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Happy International Women’s Day 2016! The impact of mental health difficulties are felt equally by men and women. However, in this article, MyMind intern Fiona Kerrigan looks at mental health issues that commonly affect women and the factors that can contribute to them. Today, the 8th of March, we celebrate International Women’s Day 2016. Over 100 years ago, in 1908, 15,000 … Read More