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Love without touch

Bankolay Turay’s story of student romance on ice.

Filed in: Health Sierra Leone Society Youth

For better or worse

Mamie Lebbi, the first woman to test positive for Ebola, describes how she survived in the bush with her husband’s help.

Filed in: Health Sierra Leone

Where my father lies

Mariama B Jalloh’s quest to find her father’s resting place among the unmarked graves of those lost to Ebola in Sierra Leone.

Filed in: Health Sierra Leone Society

Against their will

Roxana Olivera meets indigenous women in Peru who are still waiting for justice, two decades after being forcibly sterilized.

Filed in: Health Indigenous Peoples Peru Women

Ebola - the facts

Statistics and more on the spread of the virus through West Africa.

Filed in: Development Guinea Health Liberia Sierra Leone

Male baldness v malaria?

Simon Trace on the skewed priorities of medical research.

Filed in: Corporations Development (Aid) Health Medicine

Children and adolescents forgotten by HIV policymakers

Iris Gonzales asks why the most vulnerable are at the bottom of the priority list.

Filed in: Aids Children Philippines Youth

Run, Palestine, run

A record number of participants claimed their right to freedom of movement at this year’s marathon. Giedre Steikunaite reports.

Filed in: Human Rights Palestine Sport

World Health Day highlights the need to talk about drug policy

The ‘war on drugs’ has serious implications for public health worldwide, writes Natasha Horsfield.

Filed in: Health

The demoralized mind

John F Schumaker asks how we can treat our sick culture and make ourselves well.

Filed in: Psychology

Targeting children's minds; stymying Indian reform

Mari Marcel Thekaekara is unimpressed by latest pharmaceutical developments.

Filed in: Children Germany India Pharmaceuticals

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