• USA – two-track discrimination in autism care

    In the United States, black patients diagnosed with an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) receive a poorer level of care compared with the white population. A Californian study investigates the extent...

  • The age at which periods start…

    Puberty is a stage of life characterised by a number of physical changes. The most striking of these is the onset of periods. But at what age do they begin? And what is it that triggers menstruation...

  • HIV/AIDS – West and Central Africa face treatment breakdown

    MSF (Doctors Without Borders) is concerned about the situation regarding HIV/AIDS in the West and Central Africa region. MSF leaders are calling for all those involved in the battle against this vir...

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