News tagged with gender

Why couples sleep better in more gender-equal societies

Night is supposed to be a period of rest and restoration – but for many of us, this simply isn't the case. Our new study of European couples has found the daily demands of family for women, and work for men, decreases sleep ...

Jul 09, 2018
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When doctors assume, patients lose

Collecting sexual orientation and gender identity, or "SO/GI," data has valuable public health benefits and potential clinical benefits for an individual patient, but medical providers must continue to collect information ...

Jun 01, 2018
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Boys still lag behind in reading

From their first days in school, boys' reading proficiency in Norway is on average much worse than that of girls. And it doesn't appear that this discrepancy levels out during the first school year. "The fact that that the ...

May 24, 2018
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