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Osteoporosis in older men is underdiagnosed and undertreated even when fractures occur, says new study
Health

Osteoporosis in older men is underdiagnosed and undertreated even when fractures occur, says new study

Osteoporosis is a progressive and systemic skeletal disease characterised by low bone mass and bone mineral density

Men and women may have different immune responses, could explain higher number of men infected with COVID-19
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Men and women may have different immune responses, could explain higher number of men infected with COVID-19

This study found that globally men account for about 60 percent of deaths from Covid-19.

Low female representation in clinical drug trials leads to overmedication and adverse effects in women, study shows
Health

Low female representation in clinical drug trials leads to overmedication and adverse effects in women, study shows

A study recently published in the journal Biology of Sex Differences states that “most drugs currently in use were approved based on clinical trials conducted on men, so women may be overmedicated.”

The 'female' brain: why damaging myths about women and science keep coming back in new forms
science

The 'female' brain: why damaging myths about women and science keep coming back in new forms

Strong evidence shows that females often outperform males in many spheres of science, disproving the myth that they lack the cognitive capacity.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Why are more men dying from COVID-19 infections than women?
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Why are more men dying from COVID-19 infections than women?

Sex differences in the frequency, severity and treatment efficacy for many diseases, not just COVID-19, were pointed out long ago.

Man, Woman #MeToo: Discovery's new documentary analyses patriarchy and its various ramifications in Indian society
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Man, Woman #MeToo: Discovery's new documentary analyses patriarchy and its various ramifications in Indian society

Man, Woman #MeToo features specialists who explain the reasons of India's inherent patriarchy through real-life examples and case studies.

Alzheimers spread differently in men, women more likely to develop it: new study
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Alzheimers spread differently in men, women more likely to develop it: new study

Diagnosing women for Alzheimers is harder as they tend to do better in verbal tests than men.

Maharashtra textbooks do away with gender stereotypes; illustrations depicting male chefs, policewomen aimed at 'social changes,' says senior official
India

Maharashtra textbooks do away with gender stereotypes; illustrations depicting male chefs, policewomen aimed at 'social changes,' says senior official

Balbharati, the state curriculum board, has changed many of its illustrations and texts to uphold gender equality and portray women in a more progressive light

Women's Day 2019: Men look forward to helping women get empowered, create a more equal world for them to co-exist
India

Women's Day 2019: Men look forward to helping women get empowered, create a more equal world for them to co-exist

International Women's Day is celebrated every year on 8 March to honour the strength and power of one half of the world and the reason for the other half, women. This year's theme is: 'Balance for Better'

Amazon face-detection technology shows bias, discrimination against minorities
News & Analysis

Amazon face-detection technology shows bias, discrimination against minorities

Amazon's Facial-detection tech misidentifies women, particularly those with darker skin.

Robotic sex toy stripped off CES 2019 Innovation Award for being 'immoral'
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Robotic sex toy stripped off CES 2019 Innovation Award for being 'immoral'

Lora DiCarlo won an award at CES 2019 and then the organisers took it away, calling it 'immoral.'

Photographer Vincent Dolman addresses rigid views of masculinity through images of Indian men holding hands
Life

Photographer Vincent Dolman addresses rigid views of masculinity through images of Indian men holding hands

The men in Dolman’s photos are largely young and exuberant, unsealed by perception around them. Also, as Dolman points out, it is starkly different from the sexual context of touch in the west.

Saudi Arabian women face backlash after authorities overturn ban on female driving; most remain defiant
World

Saudi Arabian women face backlash after authorities overturn ban on female driving; most remain defiant

Long relegated to the back seat, Saudi women celebrated taking the wheel for the first time this week in a much-awaited rite of passage, but one crucial hurdle remains – the attitude of men.

Women more likely to experience neck pain during iPad use than men: Study
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Women more likely to experience neck pain during iPad use than men: Study

70 percent of female respondents reported symptoms of iPad neck as compared to 30 percent of men.

In decade to 2015-16, exposure to media fell for those who spent more years in school, finds report
India

In decade to 2015-16, exposure to media fell for those who spent more years in school, finds report

Research shows exposure and access to media — which usually go hand in hand with higher education and income levels — are crucial for better health outcomes.

Raisina Dialogue 2018: How internalised gender bias makes women undermine themselves
India

Raisina Dialogue 2018: How internalised gender bias makes women undermine themselves

Internalised gender stereotypes don’t just prevent women from moving up the work ladder but also pull them back and gives them a disconcerting feeling of being inept.

Jerusalem shooting: Protests erupt after Israeli govt stops men under 50 from entering Haram al-Sharif mosque
World

Jerusalem shooting: Protests erupt after Israeli govt stops men under 50 from entering Haram al-Sharif mosque

Israeli police barred men under 50 from entering Jerusalem's Old City for Friday Muslim prayers as tensions rose and protests erupted over new security measures at a highly sensitive holy site

Living with patriarchy: A negotiation for equality and dignity
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Living with patriarchy: A negotiation for equality and dignity

With a sense of the crisscrossing realities that we all endure and live with, the everyday ‘patriarchies’ that we encounter are bound to appear equally complex and diverse.

The Seven Straight Men To Stay Away From
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The Seven Straight Men To Stay Away From

While these men might seem perfect and straight out of an indie movie, it’s always a good thing not to get too ahead of yourself

Gender pay gap: Indian women earn 25% less than men
Business

Gender pay gap: Indian women earn 25% less than men

The 'Monster Salary Index' (MSI) report on gender pay parity was released in a survey titled 'Women of India Inc' by online career and recruitment solutions providers Monster India.