Women's reproductive rights are under attack across the globe. Sophie Cousins investigates the challenges women face in accessing abortion and contraception in two very different countries — India and the USA.
Millions of people across the world want to make their skin lighter — but the treatments they use can be dangerous. Mary-Rose Abraham meets beauticians, dermatologists and their clients to walk the line between aesthetic choice and racial prejudice.
Colleges aren't doing nearly as much to expand economic opportunity as most people think.
Sex workers in Mozambique are providing health support to those at the margins of society. They face political and financial challenges, but against the odds are helping thousands.
After his son's suicide at age 18, Steve Mallen sees the world differently. Along with a growing number of mental health experts, he wants to reduce the rate of suicide across the world, and is aiming for zero.
A teacher at an elite boarding school confronts her own confused leap up the ladder of class privilege.
Bringing genetics into medicine will lead to more accuracy, better diagnosis and personalized treatment — but not for all.