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Scotland’s Ayrshire to Give Free Tampons to Tackle Period Poverty

EDINBURGH (Reuters)  Scotland's North Ayrshire Council has become the first local authority in Britain to provide free sanitary provision in public buildings, hoping to tackle...

Girls with Obesity Have Increased Risk of Depression

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Obese girls are more likely to develop depression during childhood and adolescence than their peers who weigh less, a research review...

Childhood Abuse Linked to Endometriosis Risk

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) Women who were abused as children may be more likely to develop endometriosis in adulthood, separate studies suggest The authors of...

UNICEF Warns of HIV Crisis in Teen Girls, with 20 Cases...

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) Teenagers, and particularly girls, are bearing the brunt of the global AIDS epidemic with around 30 adolescents becoming infected with...

Teen Suicide Risk May Be Lower with Intense Team-Based Therapy

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Adolescents who have harmed themselves or tried to commit suicide may be less likely to do it again when they...

Teen Mothers in Foster Care Have High Risk of Losing Custody...

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Teen mothers who are in foster care may be more likely to lose custody of their babies than adolescent mothers...
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