Around 8.8 million people die of cancer each year, with most of these deaths occurring in low and middle-income countries. In light of these figures, healthcare authorities around the world are actively seeking to combat a disease that can affect people of any sex or age. Ana Laura Arbesú […]
Worker, housewife, wife, mother… The roles that women undertake nowadays are numerous. And on top of these another, associated with the unstoppable ageing population, has now been added: carer.
For any guerrilla, a temporary FARC-EP camp or ‘verge zone’ as it is also known, is not much different from the insurgent settlements they operated in before peace was agreed between the government and this armed movement. Félix Albisu The 19 verge zones of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of […]
Work stress causes the physical and mental health of millions of human beings to deteriorate, but the rules of the competition seem to have the last word and put the correlation between cost and benefit at the forefront.
When conceiving, women aren’t always fortunate enough to enjoy favourable economic or health conditions, and in many countries don’t even have the right to decide whether to continue the pregnancy. Betty Hernández Quintana Two arguments tend to arise from the abortion question in the global context; pro-choice (with […]