Living in societies with gender bias can harm women's health.
Jan. 25, 2021 • ~7 min
Air pollution may contribute to Alzheimer’s and dementia risk – here's what we're learning from brain scans
The tiny air pollutants known as PM2.5, emitted by vehicles, factories and power plants, aren’t just a hazard for lungs. A study finds more brain shrinkage in older women exposed to pollution.
Jan. 5, 2021 • ~7 min
Perinatal anxiety: one in five women experience it – but many still suffer alone before or after childbirth
Our research found that stigma often prevents women from getting help for this hidden illness.
March 23, 2020 • ~7 min
"My experience at school would be very different now," says Alice Smith, who suffers with endometriosis.
Feb. 25, 2019 • ~5 min
By using a new kind of imaging technology, the new method could help to diagnose ovarian cancers earlier, which can increase a patient's survival rate.
Nov. 19, 2018 • ~5 min
Almost half of women over 50 have experienced urine leakage, but two-thirds of these women haven't talked to a doctor about it.
Nov. 5, 2018 • ~4 min
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle with regular activity, normal blood pressure, and normal levels of "good" cholesterol could reduce risk of dementia.
Oct. 29, 2018 • ~5 min