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The Christianity Today women’s blog provides news and analysis from the perspective of evangelical women. We cover news stories and books related to international justice and evangelism, pregnancy and sexual ethics, marriage, parenting, and celibacy, pop culture, health and body image, raising girls, and women in the church and parachurch.

Her.meneutics was co-founded by Katelyn Beaty and Sarah Pulliam Bailey.

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All posts from “health and medicine”

Are Pregnant Women Who Have Birth Plans 'Selfish'?

September 6, 2012 9:20 AM

It’s okay to be disappointed with your birthing options. Chances are, if you’re an American woman, you don’t have many choices compared with, say, women in the UK or Germany. But you probably do have good reasons for wanting choices....

My Perfect Life with Anorexia

August 31, 2012 9:13 AM

The first time I admitted to myself that I had an eating disorder, I was eating raw spinach straight out of the container. As I wondered how many calories it contained—10, to be precise—and how long I would have...

Big Business and the Sacred Mystery of Sleep

August 27, 2012 8:57 AM

A recent Time article pointed enterprising readers toward an enticing business opportunity for our age: the sleep industry. “Don’t nap on this,” the headline urged. “Capitalize on insomnia as a growth business.” Our desperately sleep-deprived population is a market...

Love Your Neighbor. Get Your Vaccines.

August 20, 2012 9:09 AM

A few days ago, my 4-year-old got three injections in his suntanned, still baby-dimpled arms. I read over the warnings, signed my approval, and held him as he set his little face, determined to be brave, then cried when...

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