Ghanaian schoolgirls have been banned from crossing a river to get to school while they are menstruating – and on Tuesdays.
Image copyright Dr_Microbe/Getty Image caption Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK A new ultrasound process offering more successful diagnosis and management of prostate cancer has been identified by Dundee University researchers. The university said non-invasive shear wave elastography (SWE) offers “much greater accuracy and reliability” than current testing and […]
Image caption Tallulah, 18, was in hospital with an eating disorder “The 100-calorie snack benchmark assumes that all children’s needs are the same,” says Tallulah Self, 18, who has a history of anorexia nervosa. “It’s like saying all cars need the same fuel – and the same amount.” Tallulah is critical of a campaign launched […]
The father of a woman who took her life has urged people to “reach out and talk to somebody” about their problems. Kayley MacLeod, 21, died in 2016 and had been struggling with mental health issues since she was about 15. Her father Andrew said he hopes her death will help others in her situation […]