Feminism is a public health issue

Many people would describe themselves as feminists. There are not a lot of people around in the western world who don’t support equality for women. Over the past 100 years women have progressed from obtaining the vote, to equal opportunities, and the right to equal pay. While these are all laudable and important achievements, the…

What exactly is global health?

Just a quick post today. Over the past few years I’ve been reading more and more about global health. I’ve been to talks, read articles, and there’s a ‘global health’ MSc in my department; but even after all of this, I’m still not sure what ‘global health’ covers. There are, of course, definitions floating around…