Tag Archives: Girls

A Kaia Girls Guide to Summer Solstice

The summer solstice happens every year and typically marks the beginning of the summer season. It’s the longest day of the year with a stretch of sunlight that last for 17 hours. It’s the time of welcoming summer the season of light and happiness and celebration of achievement and bounty. This year its predicted to… Read More »

Eating Issues Common in People With Autism, and Girls Are More Susceptible

TUESDAY, May 4, 2021 — While it’s well established that autism and certain eating issues go hand in hand, does gender also play a role? Apparently it does, according to Swedish researchers who set out to better understand whether being male or female influenced eating issues in people who have autism. The study found that… Read More »

Brains of girls and boys are similar, producing equal math ability

In 1992, Teen Talk Barbie was released with the controversial voice fragment, “Math class is hard.” While the toy’s release met with public backlash, this underlying assumption persists, propagating the myth that women do not thrive in science, technology, engineering and mathematic (STEM) fields due to biological deficiencies in math aptitude. Jessica Cantlon at Carnegie… Read More »

New social media scheme encourages girls to follow positive figures such as Michelle Obama

A groundbreaking scheme shown to “transform” the mental health of youngsters will soon be rolled out at schools across the country. The project, which diverts them from negative influences on social media such as photoshopped models and the Kardashian clan, was built on a study of teenagers who were asked to follow at least four inspirational… Read More »