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Adios, Barbie!

AdiosBarbie.com is a one-stop body shop, where women and men of all cultures and sizes can learn about their bodies; feel proud and comfortable in their natural shapes, sizes, and colors; speak out against impossible beauty standards; and share their experiences.

About Face

The About-Face vision is to imbue girls and women with the power to free themselves from body-related oppression, so they will be capable of fulfilling their potential.

Male Breast Cancer

Breast cancer doesn't just happen to women; while it's much more rare, males can be diagnosed with it as well. This Medline page offers resources, overviews, journal articles, news and more all about breast cancer in men. Get informed!

Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health

The Museum of Menstruation is full of interesting facts about menstruation and menstrual products throughout history, going as far back as Greek philosophers.

OBGYN.net

A comprehensive resource on all things dealing with women's health and health issues, aimed at women and medical professionals. While there is lots of technical information, the site offers a wiki, forums and more.

Self-Injury Support

Begun by a young woman who has been self-injuring for years, this site is designed as a support network for others who may be injuring, or thinking of self-injuring. Full of links, media, resources, online support groups, galleries, and ways people can work to stop self-injury.

Puberty 101

Puberty 101 offers many links and resources to teens designed to answer questions about puberty and sexual health, but also about issues such as drug abuse and mental health.

Human Anatomy Online

Human Anatomy Online is an in-depth site showing interactive maps of many anatomical systems, such as the muscular, reproductive, nervous and skeletal systems.

Body Quest

Body Quest has links overviews of the many systems of the body, including circulatory, reproductive, nervous and skeletal systems.

Body Positive

"Now entering a body disparagement-free zone!"

Information on this site is provided for educational purposes. It is not meant to and cannot substitute for advice or care provided by an in-person medical professional. The information contained herein is not meant to be used to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease, or for prescribing any medication. You should always consult your own healthcare provider if you have a health problem or medical condition.