This warm Salmon and Potato salad offers a great amount of protein and essential vitamins. One of the main vitamins in Salmon is Vitamin B which is an essential vitamin to controlling inflammation and helping protect heart and brain health. Salmon also has a great source of omega 3 fatty acids which is great for your skin and hair health but also considered as essential for human consumption as the human body cannot create them. Some of the added benefits of consuming omega 3 fatty acids is the reduction in inflammation, lowering blood pressure and reducing risk of cancer.
It's another significant week this week campaigning for stopping violence against women! Calling out any bias, discrimination, violence, harassment and abuse and the effects on our health can be significant. It's important to get an awareness and grasp how these can affect us or others we know and look to ways of always moving ahead and forward in every aspect of our lives……and that includes our pelvic floor and sexual health.
When 24-year-old Christin Young walked into the urology clinic at a major Sydney hospital, she was struck by the fact that she was the only person under 30 in the room. “There was nothing to validate me as a young person experiencing incontinence,”(bladder leakage) she says. “There was no information at all about urinary problems in young people and I felt it reinforced that incontinence is an older person’s issue and it was not okay for me to be experiencing it.”Check out more of Christin's story
A little more common than you may think, probably because it’s something we feel we still can’t talk about freely, is the experience of Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs). May be even more taboo is the experience of this visitor…. after sex! With an estimated prevalence of over 150 million UTIs each year, young women come up trumps in those figures.
Standing up to bullies can be done in a lot of different ways depending on who the bully is and what they are doing. To celebrate this final week of activism against violence, harassment and abuse, culminating in Human Rights day this Saturday, we're taking a fresh look at what can you do to deal with bullying and harassment no matter what form it comes in and who it comes from! Here are our tips.
Looking for stories about inspirational women? Look no further than Malala! Shot in the face as a teen, a Nobel Prize winner, Malala is a true leader. On this International Day of the Girl Child we celebrate the incredible character and heroic efforts of a young woman who knows the power of a good education. She continues to help unify young women around the world to stand together to empower and effect change to bring equal access to education where it is still needed. Here is Malala's incredible story of Going Against The Flow on a Global scale!