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We’ve repeatedly heard that one in eight women in the United States is at risk for breast cancer. And while efforts to create breast cancer awareness are strong, there has been far less interest ...

Domestic Abuse Needs More Awareness – Get Involved!

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Last night I had the pleasure of speaking at an event in Phoenix called Pearls of Wisdom. If you attended Pearls of Wisdom last night, I mentioned several stories and resources making a difference ...

Highlights from Pearls of Wisdom

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With health, it's important to realize that sex matters. Women's and men's bodies are so different, and scientists and medical professionals are beginning to realize how much sex makes a ...

Your Sex Makes All The Difference When It Comes to Health

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For years I’ve been advocating for women to raise awareness around female sexual dysfunction. I myself experienced it after I had a hysterectomy. I had zero sexual desire, experienced painful ...

The Fight For a Treatment Option For Female Sexual Dysfunction

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Waves of pink product messaging roll toward women year round now, then hit us with tsunami force in October. Everywhere we turn there are pink reminders to be “aware” of breast cancer, often ...

Enough With the Pink Crap, Let’s Focus On Health Empowerment!

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When it comes to health care, money is always an issue. Let’s face it. Health care is expensive. Whether you’re paying high premiums for insurance, high deductibles to get lower premiums or ...

Money Can’t Always Buy Good Health

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I am honored to share that I have been invited to attend and represent EmpowHER at the 2014 Shanghai International Forum on Women's Development on September 25, 2014. The focus of this year's ...

EmpowHER Goes International at 2014 Shanghai International Forum on Women's Development

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Estrogen saved my life. I’m not talking about the estrogen my body used to produce. That disappeared the day I had my hysterectomy. If you haven’t heard that part of my story, check it ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Michelle King Robson's post Estrogen– Is It the Devil or Your Heart's Best Friend?

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Estrogen saved my life. I’m not talking about the estrogen my body used to produce. That disappeared the day I had my hysterectomy. If you haven’t heard that part of my story, check it ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Michelle King Robson's post Estrogen– Is It the Devil or Your Heart's Best Friend?

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Joan Rivers goes in for a simple out patient procedure and ends up having a cardiac arrest and is in an induced coma because of lack of oxygen to her brain. Another person I know was 54 and he too ...

Joan Rivers suffers from Cardiac Arrest ... How does this happen?

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Women who experience hot flashes and let them go untreated may be costing the economy hundreds of millions of dollars, according to a recent study published online in Menopause: The Journal of The ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Erin Kennedy's post When Hot Flashes Aren't Treated, It Costs the Economy Millions of Dollars

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Has anyone tried the new Jillian Michaels QuickStart Rapid weight loss program, Maximum strenght fat burner pills, or the Thincare international Jillian Michaels maximum strenght calorie control ...

Michelle King Robson commented on unhappyinbrookland's post Jillian Michaels diet pills do they really work?

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I've heard two different opinions on this and I'm wondering what the EmpowHer answer is.... I recently started taking a magnesium supplement (400mg) after the recommendation of our wondrous ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Kristin Davis' post Do I take Magnesium in the am or pm??

Michelle King Robson commented on Anonymous' post In what order do I take Jillian's pills? Detox & Cleanse then what?

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According to data from the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, more than 97,000 people are currently waiting for organs. Walter Graham, executive director of the United Network for ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Tina Tran's post Organ donation

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I have a friend who has had many steroid shots over the past year and now every mark on her skin is showing. She bumps into something and it becomes a major bruise. Different in color. Almost like ...

When taking Steroids ... does it thin your skin?

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Estrogen saved my life. I’m not talking about the estrogen my body used to produce. That disappeared the day I had my hysterectomy. If you haven’t heard that part of my story, check it ...

Estrogen– Is It the Devil or Your Heart's Best Friend?

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I'm 54 and my eyes are constantly dry. I live in a climate that is drier but I also hear more women who are my age complaining about this. Is it Hormone related? I've been told it's lack of ...

My Eyes are so dry. Why?

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I know there are some drugs being used for early stage dementia and Alzheimer's.Is there anything new or are there any trials or new studies out around the reversal of dementia?

Are there any new drugs to treat early stage dementia?

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She goes in and out with her dementia. Some days she's great and some days she doesn't know where she is. He's wondering if he should remind her where she is or just not address it? He doesn't ...

My Friends Mom has Dementia and He's wondering How to talk to her?

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I've heard Coconut Oil Is great for helping people who have dementia and Alherimers. Is that true? Looks like Mayo Clinic in Arizona has even done studies on this.

Can Coconut Oil help Prevent Dementia and Alzheimer's?

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Want to learn how to shatter your own glass ceiling to live an empowering life? Then you'll want to join me at the No Glass Ceiling Women's Conference. My friend Kelly Fidel is hosting the ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Michelle King Robson's post Join Me at the No Glass Ceiling Women's Conference!

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Hundreds of thousands of cases of chlamydia go undiagnosed each year, research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests. The study was conducted through the United States ...

Michelle King Robson commented on Stacy Lloyd's post Got Chlamydia? Hundreds of Thousands are Undiagnosed

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Want to learn how to shatter your own glass ceiling to live an empowering life? Then you'll want to join me at the No Glass Ceiling Women's Conference. My friend Kelly Fidel is hosting the ...

Join Me at the No Glass Ceiling Women's Conference!

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I was so sad to hear about Robin Williams' death earlier this week. He brought people so much joy and made everyone laugh and cry with his comedy and acting. Despite the happiness he brought ...

Remembering Robin Williams and Being There For Those With Depression

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I got sick, got healthy, got mad, then decided to create EmpowHER so no other woman would have to go through what I did. I recently shared my personal health story with Inspire Me Today and it is ...

My Personal Health Story on Inspire Me Today

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Do you want to be more successful and make more money? I know I do! But I also worry about doing good. I don’t want to get rich just for the sake of having money. I want to have money so I can ...

When Women Feel Better, Everything Will Get Better

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Earlier this year I had the opportunity to to sit down with Deepak Chopra for an interview on his One World series. Deepak Chopra has made a huge impact in holistic health, is a physician and has ...

Tune In to My Interview with Deepak Chopra

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Women don’t feel well. You may read that statement and think to yourself, “But I feel fine.” If you do, you are one of the lucky few. I think we judge how well we feel based on our own ...

When Women Feel Better, Our Economy will Do Better

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Statistics focusing on women in the workforce have improved in recent years, but there is still change to be made. 27.6% of CEOs are women. My friend, Claudia Chan, wants to move the needle of ...

Claudia Chan Pushes for Women to Make a Difference in the Workforce and World

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Looking for a great new read? Check out the e-magazine Women Who Run It. The publication offers great resources and information for women looking to lead healthy and strong lives, and aligns very ...

Women Who Run It Inspires Women to Lead Fulfilling and Healthy Lives

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Want to be part of an event that will inspire, educate and empower women? Then join me at the Oregon Women's Conference! The event takes place from Monday, July 14, through Tuesday, July 15, at ...

Join me at the Oregon Women's Conference!

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I am so tired of paying for insurance only to learn something is not covered. Today it was a bone graph for my daughter Amanda. Humana basically said... too bad Amanda. You can go without a front ...

What can you do when insurance companies refuse to pay for treatments procedures you think should be paid?

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Join us on Wednesday, July 9, from 8:30-9:30 p.m. EDT for a webinar on #1 NY Times Best Selling Author Sharon Lechter's newest book "Think and Grow Rich for Women"! Sharon will be talking all ...

Join Us For a Webinar on "Think & Grow Rich for Women"

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What is your BURNING DESIRE? Do you have one? I do and you already know what it is. My burning desire is to help women with their health and wellness. Why am I thinking about my BURNING DESIRE? ...

My Burning Desire: Move Women’s Health Care to Number One

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How do you feel at 8:00 each day, in the morning and in the evening? These used to be really unpleasant times for me. I would be groggy when the sun rose and sluggish when the sun went down. And ...

3 Healthy Sleeping Habits Every Woman Should Adopt

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Local to the Phoenix area? Join me on Tuesday June 24th from 5pm - 7pm for an evening of Health, Wealth and Wit as I sit alongside Sharon Lechter, Deborah Bateman and Rita Davenport. We ...

Health, Wealth & Wit: Arizona Launch of Think and Grow Rich for Women

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Mental health has always been a topic near and dear to me. Two important articles were recently published that go in-depth on global mental health that I would like to share with EmpowHER ...

Recent articles push for improvements in global mental health

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If you didn't catch this story last night on ABC's Nightline, let's recap:A little tablet nicknamed the "little pink pill" could be the answer to female sexual woes. Some are calling it the ...

The Pink Pill: Controversy Over Female Sexual Medication Sparks Discussion

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“If I could share 500 words to inspire....​”​This was the initial question ​I was given to think about and write for my Luminary article on Inspire Me Today. I thought long and hard about what ...

Achieve your dreams: 500 words of inspiration

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Are you up to date on all your tests? Do you even know what tests women in your age group should get? I’d bet most women would have to say no to both questions. That’s a real problem in my book! ...

Your "Must Have" Annual Health Tests

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When it comes to moms, I consider myself one of the luckiest people around. I know, lots of you are saying no mom could top your own. If that’s you, I’m happy for you! I still say mine is the ...

Lessons from My Mom

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Recently, I’ve seen tons of media attention around “oil pulling” and it got me thinking “what the heck is that?" So I did what any curious woman would do, grabbed my iPad and Googled it. I was ...

The Newest Health Craze: Oil Pulling

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          I started to meditate when a friend recommended that I try it. I was overloaded, stressed out and tired all the time. I figured it couldn’t ...

Join our Free 21-day Meditation Program with Oprah and Deepak Chopra

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How much are you a product of your past? Sounds like a silly question, doesn’t it? Each of us is affected by where we grew up, where we fall in the birth order and whether we were popular or not ...

Find Your Balance between Past and Present

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Dysfunctional relationships are hazardous to your health. I have been living in the middle of one since I was a child, so I can say that through first-hand experience. My father and I had a ...

Don’t Be Controlled by Dysfunctional Relationships

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EmpowHER Founder Michelle King Robson tells the story of her personal health struggles and how that led to creation of the women's health Web site EmpowHER.com.

Why I Founded EmpowHER - Michelle King Robson

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I always thought I would get the chance to say goodbye to my dad before he died – goodbye plus some other things I really needed to say. But he died peacefully in his sleep a few weeks back and ...

Don’t Get Caught Between Grief and Unfinished Business

When I watch the Olympics I am always amazed at how fit the competitors have to be just to get there, whether they win a medal or not. I don’t excel at any of those sports. But I do have my own ...

My Favorite Way to Go From Flab to Fab

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When most people think about New York Fashion Week, they think of models, runways and cutting edge styles. For me, Fashion Week is a reminder of my most embarrassing moment that happened right ...

Why I Fell for Fashion, and Why You Should, Too!