An emerging body of research indicates that in some instances, patients fare better under the medical care of women.
While research has shown boys tend to earn higher scores on standardized math tests and girls do better in reading and language arts, a new study suggests test format is partly to blame.
California’s eugenic sterilization program disproportionately targeted Latinos, and especially Latina women, new research finds.
Teens with harsh fathers commit more crime and use a larger variety of drugs and alcohol, a new study suggests.
Federal courts are less likely to give Latinos and Native Americans the option of getting out of prison early for good behavior, a new study suggests. Offenders who are Asian are the most likely of any racial group to be allowed to earn “good time” credit.
When research grant proposals are evaluated mainly on the credentials of the researcher, and not the proposal itself, there is a bias in favor of men.
Alleged victims of workplace sex discrimination are more likely to settle their federal lawsuits and be awarded compensation under a woman judge, a study suggests.
Teen girls who are attracted to other girls are much more likely to be suspended or expelled from school than straight girls, a new study suggests.
A collection of research and resources to help journalists write about the so-called "tampon tax," or sales taxes charged on feminine hygiene products.
Hate speech is not hard to find in 2017. Such verbal violence begets hate and prejudice, a new study finds.