Scientists confirm what women always knew: Men really are the weaker sex

Kate Hodal

In times of famine, epidemic and hardship over the past 250 years, women have consistently outlived men, find researchers

'Now people call me a killer': Abducted at nine to be a girl soldier

Samuel Okiror

Take a look at life after war for the women abducted by Ugandan rebel Joseph Kony.

The words we use do matter

Ariane Nevin

Be mindful of what you say to whom. You may even be unaware that you are causing harm

Black experts in the health sector: Where are they?

Pontsho Pilane

It's not right that only black voices in health stories are those patients. Black medical researchers must also be heard in the media space.

Why does HIV kill more men than women?

Dean Peacock, Jonathan Hopkins

In 2016, 60% of women of 15 years or older living with HIV were on treatment. Less than half their male peers could say the same.