Women's health

Women's health

20. October 2016
In Sweden, circumcised women are offered a new kind of operation. But it is yet unknown how well it works.
09. June 2011

According to doctors during the interwar period, wide hips made women unsuitable for running long distances. In her recent doctoral thesis, Kerstin Bornholdt looks at how researchers reached conclusions like this.

12. December 2008

HIV and AIDS strike more African women than men, and the consequences of being open about one’s disease may be greater for women. Norwegian researchers have looked at how this affects whether women in Malawi show up for prenatal check-ups.