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Children see domestic violence that often goes unreported, research finds

Young witnesses suffer fear, anxiety while perpetrators rarely face jail time, according to study A nationwide study of children who have witnessed domestic violence found...

Men Who Work Longer Hours Have Healthier Wives

The longer hours men work, the healthier their wives are, according to new research by UT Dallas post-doctoral research associate Dr. Sibyl Kleiner. The study,...
Saving Dogs with Spinal Cord Injuries

Why won’t she leave him? Abused women often fear for pets...

Veterinarians and women's shelters can make it easier for abused women to decide to leave their homes, particularly when the abuser is using a...

Research reveals luxury products’ role in relationships

Purchasing designer handbags and shoes is a means for women to express their style, boost self-esteem, or even signal status. New University of Minnesota...

With kids, men want boys, women want girls

A Queen’s University study has found that when people think about having children, men want boys and women want girls. “Gender neutrality - a lack...

Gender gap: Selection bias snubs scholarly achievements of female scientists

Women scientists must confront sexism when competing for awards that recognize their research, according to a new analysis. Research funded by the National Science Foundation and sponsored by the Association for Women in Science found that female ...

Women war veterans face higher risk of mental health problems during...

New Rochelle, NY, December 21, 2010 -- Pregnancy among women veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan appears to increase their risk for mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according t...

Ensuring the rights of women worldwide to reproductive health care

New Rochelle, NY, November 30, 2010 -- Access to quality reproductive healthcare for women around the globe is a fundamental aspect of a woman's human rights, freedom, equity, and right to control her own body. A Special Section on Global Women's Rep...

Women’s study finds longevity means getting just enough sleep

A new study, derived from novel sleep research conducted by University of California, San Diego researchers 14 years earlier, suggests that the secret to...

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