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Sha'Carri Richardson Is Running Her Own Race

The athlete opens up to Teen Vogue about Black womanhood, forgiveness, and moving on.

A New Bill Would Reserve $100 Million to Help Heal Survivors of Police Violence

Rep. Cori Bush is introducing a first-of-its-kind bill to get mental health resources to survivors of police violence.

Eric Sedeno Is Striving for "Queer Latinx Excellence"

Sedeno, aka @ricotaquito, on privacy, representation, and social media.

Chronically Ill TikTokers Are Showing the Reality of Being Sick

From normalizing ostomy bags to showing that chronically ill people can have full lives, they're creating community online.

What It's Like to Be Young and Sick

What does it mean to be young when sickness can feel like the antithesis of youth?

How These Teens Prompted Yelp to Start Warning Users About Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Gen Z for Change spammed Yelp until they started labeling the anti-abortion clinics.

What Long COVID Is Like For These 14 People

“It wasn’t until this year that I was able to understand my experience through a lens of chronic illness.”

Anti-Asian Hate Remains A Problem Even When it Drops From the Headlines

Racism and sexual violence are an everyday problem, even when not everyone is talking about it.

Femtech Has the Potential to Change How Women Are Treated in Healthcare

In this op-ed, Phoebe Gates explores the emergence of Femtech and its potential impact on healthcare.

How to Figure Out What You Actually Like During Sex

Discovering your desires is a long process, but it can be a fun one.

Lizzo Isn't Afraid to Take Up Space

She's showing what happens when a fat Black woman refuses to shrink.

This Influencer With PCOS Is Showing That Body Hair Is Beautiful

Avocado Allie wants others with PCOS to have representation.

Our Bodies Ourselves Today Is Bringing Sex Ed to the Masses

The organization launched its new website aimed at providing health information for women, girls, and gender-expansive people everywhere.

Do You Know About the New Suicide Prevention Lifeline?

Learn more about 988 and other suicide prevention resources.