By Katie Stanton
Social Media & Online Engagement Manager, YWCA USA
This week, the news cycle has been incredibly female-focused. From politics to health, from birthdays to marriage. Read on for the latest stories about women this week, and if we missed anything important, let us know in the comments!
1. A look at trends in life expectancy and economic status showed that women in the U.S. are dying sooner than those in other countries, and the reason may be linked to their education and access to healthcare.
Why American Women Aren’t Living as Long as They Should, by Olga Khazan, The Atlantic