Health

Investigations and stories about the pharmaceutical market, access to medicines and public policies on health.

Medicamentalia

No appointments for mental health patients during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 has paralysed mental health care, already weak in several European countries. During the first wave, 75% of psychiatry services were via telemedicine, but it doesn’t work for everybody.

Medicamentalia

Cross-examination of a human right

One in ten women around the world doesn't use the contraceptives she needs. We analyse how women exercise this right and how side effects, misogyny, beliefs, and outsiders interfere with it.

Medicamentalia

The Sin of Birth Control

The three main monotheistic religions, Catholicism, Judaism, and Islam, all limit the right of women to decide about their pregnancies. But within each there are schisms and different interpretations and levels of acceptance.

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Women speak up

Women from around the world talk about contraception, barriers, side effects & about who makes the decision.

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