Most childhood health programs focus on mitigating infectious or chronic diseases; very few focus on development of the babies that live.

Who took last place in a new ranking of health care in high-income countries?   Hints: 

For decades, discussing gender-based violence in Sudan was out of the question—and data on the topic sorely lacking, 

A proposed population control policy in India’s most populous state would incentivize families to have just 2 children—and offer prime perks like preferential admission to educational institutions to those having just one,

British MPs accuse the Chinese government of “truly horrifying” crimes against Uighurs and other mostly Muslim minorities in Xinjiang province,

One of the most talked-about revelations from Britney Spears’ testimony Wednesday: She has been forced to use an IUD under the terms of the conservatorship she has been living under for 13 years,

The pandemic meant less road traffic—yet US traffic deaths rose 7% in 2020, and Black people bore the brunt, according to a

Asylum seekers trapped in a US system rotted with abuse, medical neglect, and denial of due process have little recourse—driving hundreds to hunger strikes as a last resort, according to

Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets across Brazil Saturday, slamming the government’s pandemic response as the country’s COVID-19 death toll topped half a million—the second highest in the world behind the US

Amid relentless fighting in Tigray, Eritrean soldiers and local fighters are “using food as a weapon of war,” by deliberately blocking supplies to the more than 1 million people in areas outside government control, according to Mark Lowcock, the UN's top humanitarian…