Bay Area Lawmaker Fights To Protect Young Women From Coerced MarriagesA Bay Area lawmaker is leading the charge to protect young women from underage marriages.
UCSF Study: Nearly 4 Out Of 5 Physician Moms Experience Discrimination It's common for doctors who are moms to experience discrimination at work, according to a new study.
Marijuana Use Growing Among Bay Area Women Ever since Californians voted to legalize marijuana, more people are embracing it - especially women.
Uber Diversity: Low On Women, Like Other Tech Companies Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technical positions.
Nike Designs Sleek Sports Hijab For Muslim Female AthletesNike has created the Nike Pro Hijab, a lightweight, polyester close fitting hood for Muslim female athletes who choose to cover their hair.
Study Links Junk Food Diet During Adolescence, Early Adulthood With Premenopausal Breast CancerA diet high in sugary sodas and soft drinks, carbs and processed meat is a recipe for early breast cancer in women, according to a study.
Despite Attention, Little Progress In Improving Tech Industry DiversityDespite loudly touted efforts to hire more blacks, Latinos and women, especially in technical and leadership positions, diversity numbers at the largest tech companies are barely budging.
Women In California And Alabama Engage In Political DialogueTrump versus Clinton: While friends have been taking sides on Facebook, some women in California and Alabama are engaged in a real dialogue.
More Pregnant Women Using Marijuana, Study FindsU.S. women are increasingly using marijuana during pregnancy, sometimes to treat morning sickness, new reports suggest.
Obama Administration Supports Women Registering For Military DraftThe Obama administration is announcing its support for requiring women to register for the military draft.
Women Are Scrambling For Birth Control, IUDs After Trump ElectionThe fear of not knowing if contraception will be covered covered by insurance in the future has led to a run on IUDs.
Man Suspected Of Killing 3 Women Ruled Competent To Stand TrialIt took an Oakland jury only two hours to decide a 50-year-old man is mentally competent to stand trial on three counts of murder.