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Women incarcerated for a drug offense on the increase worldwide


The number of women incarcerated for a drug offense is increasing worldwide. The global female prison population, in fact, has risen by 50% in the last 15 years while the general prison population by ...

Fewer children in the Netherlands vaccinated


The number of babies and children in the Netherlands being given the standard childhood vaccinations has fallen by 0.5% for the third year in a row. The drop in the vaccination rate means the ...

Endometriosis prefers women who are tall and slim


Women who are tall and thin are at higher risk for endometriosis, which causes the growth of the endomitrium outside of the uterus. At least, this is what emerged in a study recently published in Human ...

The European Court make its position on vaccines known


While the Italian government has prepared an obligatory vaccination schedule for children enrolling in school, the European Court pronounced that scientific evidence was not indispensable for cause-effect rulings on vaccines and their association with ...