Category: Change Agents

Happy Valentine’s Day for Midlife Women

Ann Buivid of Weston CT and women’s health advocate with me (Kelley Connors) at a Go Red meeting in Westchester, NY – learning more about heart disease and lifestyle changes that are necessary once we hit 50! Do you know what causes heart disease in women? What about the survival rate? Or whether women of [...]

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Boston Loves Yoga for Women

Just moved back to Boston where I spent a few years at the BU School of Public Health and am sooo excited to be in “beantown”.  Now, you may think of Boston as the “bean”, or a city for runners, or where the real tea party started giving representation to taxation. OK, enough of the [...]

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Manifest Your Dreams: Gail Straub on Empowerment

Why is it that so many of us women fall victim to impoverished dreams and settle for less than what we truly want to achieve? I am so excited to bring you a world renown leader in empowerment principles, Gail Straub.  Co-Founder of the Empowerment Institute, researcher and author, Gail has studied and taught empowerment for the [...]

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Mom Bloggers: 6 Things a Million School Kids Have in Common

We invite moms who blog for social causes: Meet Our  Real Women on Health Change Agent for September: Connie Siskowski, RN, PhD, Founder, American Association for Caregiving Youth “6 Things a Million School Kids Have in Common” Did you know that there are at least 1.2 million children in the United States under the age [...]

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Re-boot During Menopause: Strong is the New Skinny

Hi Ladies! I hope your summer is going well and you’re lovin’ the heat:)) while keeping your mind and body cool… Strong is the New Skinny is our very savvy women’s call-to-action here at Real Women on Health…..so pls join our movement through our on-line radio show with Staness Jonekos, Author, Menopause Makeover.  I’ll be [...]

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3 Ways You Can Get Strong in Midlife

You know what they say…you can never be “too skinny or two rich”.  Oh, to be a women’s health advocate…myths around women’s health are so numerous I would be rich if I were paid $1 for each one I discover! “Skinny” is one of the newest food marketing trends around.  And, as a result, it’s [...]

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Your Call-to-Action: Strong is the New Skinny

Welcome to our Spring and Summer series “Strong is the New Skinny”, hosted by Real Women on Health.  This is a new on-line health and wellness conversation for women of all ages, but especially women in midlife – likely women over 40 with plenty of responsibilities on their plate.  Working moms, entrepreneurs, bloggers, authors, small [...]

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Robin Morgan: Agent of Change for Women with Parkinson’s

  On Saturday, April 6, on Women’s Media Center Live with Robin Morgan (www.WMCLive.com), Morgan will discuss — for the first time publicly — her Parkinson’s diagnosis, and examine the disturbing fact that, according to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (www.PDF.org), women are under-represented in the research studies. The show will be available by podcast from [...]

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International Women’s Day Tribute to Global Maternal Health

In recognition of International Women’s Day on March 8th, we will be hosting a two-hour (120 minute) radio show and on-line conversation with  global women’s health leaders.  Our official non-profit partners on this important day are ONE Campaign, International Women’s Initiative and Dining for Women. The radio show hosted by Kelley Connors, MPH, President, KC Health and Host, Real Women on Health will [...]

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Holiday Stress Reduction: What’s YOUR Recipe?

Holidays and stress…they seem to go together like salt and pepper or better yet..oil and water. In addition to the stampede of decorating, holiday parties, family gatherings, gift-giving, and end of year timelines I dare you to try an extra dash of “joy” like…selling your home during the holiday season! My recipe for stress reduction? [...]

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