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The Gender Pay Gap Is Wider Than You Thought

Making women's unpaid care work count toward an economy for health

Hiding in Plain Sight

Although schistosomiasis affects many women and the treatment is simple, it is often misdiagnosed

Poverty

Cancer in Africa, a Financially Devastating Disease

A physician in Senegal shares her cancer story from "the land of universal health coverage"

Gender

A Look at Women's Protests

A snapshot of women-led protests around the world

Gender

How the Pandemic Changed Attitudes About Menstrual Health in India

Innovation and outreach by individuals, governments, and global organizations have advanced understanding and support

Gender

Abortion in China

Writer Leta Hong Fincher reflects on abortion, women's rights, and the resilient feminist movement in China

Gender

Cancer Doesn't Stop For You, Millennial

So don't skip out on your annual wellness exam, a young cancer survivor warns

Gender

India's COVID-19 Widows

Why women need protection under international law

Gender

How Tobacco Advertising Woos Women

The myth of "You've come a long way, baby" and other ploys to lure female smokers

Gender

The Color of COVID After Biden's First 100 Days

A stronger economy can be achieved by placing women, especially women of color, at the center of legislative framework