Do Sex-Related Differences Make Women More Vulnerable to Infectious Disease?

It almost seems like a no-brainer: Men and women’s bodies are different. Why, then, would we expect them to respond to infectious diseases the same way? Believe it or not, this assumption has long existed, but data are now showing otherwise. Sabra Klein, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of …

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8 Movies That Changed The Way We View Women’s Health Issues

Although it can be argued that Hollywood has been at times a negative influence regarding women’s health issues (body image and weight, anyone?), the movie industry has also played an important role in bringing some other uncomfortable-to-talk-about health issues to light . Movies with topics that people were once afraid …

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