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18 Oct, 2018, 05:01 BST The Impact of Fragility Fractures due to Osteoporosis is Being Ignored

- New survey reveals that 61 per cent of women over 60 have little or no knowledge of osteoporosis,[1] despite the fact that one in three...


18 Oct, 2018, 05:01 BST The Impact of Fragility Fractures due to Osteoporosis is Being Ignored

- New survey reveals that 61 per cent of women over 60 have little or no knowledge of osteoporosis,[1] despite the fact that one in three...


17 Oct, 2018, 16:35 BST Stars of Science Presents Its Top Nine Innovators

Record number of women make Stars of Science Shortlist Qatar Foundation's (QF) edutainment reality TV show Stars of Science has concluded its...


16 Oct, 2018, 12:40 BST Sanitary Napkin Market Driven by Rising Awareness About Personal Hygiene Among Females & Increase in the Demand for Sanitized Products: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Sanitary Napkin Market is expected to register a double-digit CAGR of 5.2% by 2023. The market displays an upward trend exhibiting some...


15 Oct, 2018, 14:45 BST Updated Breast Cancer Resources and Events from NCCN Keep Patients and Doctors Worldwide Informed during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Latest metastatic breast cancer treatment options to be explained in webinar for patients and loved ones, corresponding with updated patient...


11 Oct, 2018, 21:06 BST Female Trailblazers Share Advice For The Next Generation On International Day Of The Girl

Emily Blunt, Kathleen Kennedy, Jennifer Lee, Jo Malone CBE, Robin Roberts, Victoria Arlen spotlighted in #DreamBigPrincess global video...


11 Oct, 2018, 11:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


11 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


11 Oct, 2018, 04:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


10 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST Burford Capital Launches The Equity Project To Help Close The Gender Gap In Law

$50 million earmarked for commercial litigation led by women to provide an economic incentive for change Equity Project Champions from top law...


10 Oct, 2018, 09:01 BST Booking.com Research Points to a Positive Outlook for Women Working in Tech, Despite Facing More Challenges Than Men

New global research from Booking.com, digital e-commerce and technology leader, reveals that more than three in five women (64%) globally say that...


09 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Anecova: A Leading Innovator in the IVF Field Appointed as New Chief Scientific Officer

Selected as Technology Pioneer in 2008 by the World Economic Forum, Anecova is reinforcing its Executive Team by appointing Dr. Peter...


04 Oct, 2018, 13:25 BST Backpack Health Appoints Sara Aswegan Chief Commercial Officer

Former Shire and Ultragenyx Exec Joins Backpack Health to Develop Global Connections, Strengthen Brand and Enhance Visibility of Patient...


04 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST RTI to host conference on ending gender inequalities in South Africa

RTI International will host the "Ending Gender Inequalities: Evidence to Impact" conference on October 8 – 9, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa....


03 Oct, 2018, 13:10 BST Women's Health Therapeutics Market Size Worth $210.9 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global women's health therapeutics market size is expected to reach USD 210.9 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View...


03 Oct, 2018, 10:10 BST Breastfeeding Accessories Market Size Worth $2.4 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global breastfeeding accessories market size is expected to reach USD 2.4 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research,...


01 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST New Cancer Statistics Strengthen Avon's Resolve To Help Educate 100 Million Women Worldwide On Breast Cancer

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), part of the World Health Organization, has announced new global breast cancer data,...


28 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) Market to Reach $1,239 Mn, Globally, by 2025 at 7.6% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Rise in incidence of infertility-related issues, increase in adoption of hCG in pain management & weight loss, and implementation of...


27 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST Debbie Stanford-Kristiansen of Novo Cinemas Scoops 'Female CEO of the Year' Award

- The award from CEO Middle East recognises her outstanding contribution to the regional film industry in 2018 - It follows a...


26 Sep, 2018, 17:00 BST Queen Rania Al-Abdullah, of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, UN Women Ambassador Anne Hathaway, and actor Winston Duke make global call to action for gender equality at the HeForShe IMPACT Summit

On the sidelines of the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al-Abdullah, of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,...


26 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST PORTER Celebrates Its Fourth Annual Incredible Women List Themed "One Year Stronger", Saluting The Women Who Have Changed The Global Conversation, Including An Open Letter By Meryl Streep On Why We Need Journalists Now More Than Ever

PORTER's Winter Issue, on sale September 28 PORTER's fourth annual Incredible Women list, published in the Winter issue with cover star...


25 Sep, 2018, 13:00 BST ILOA Galaxy Forum Hainan 2018, China features 'First Women on the Moon' Essay Contest, Apollo 11 Buzz Aldrin, Astronaut Yang Liwei on 4-7 December

International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA) launches the 'First Women on the Moon' 100-word contest essay due 5 October, 12:00 Hawaii...


21 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST United Nations HeForShe IMPACT Summit to launch groundbreaking global solutions for gender equality at the UN General Assembly

On September 26th, the United Nations HeForShe movement is convening world leaders, global CEOs, activists and celebrities to introduce...


19 Sep, 2018, 15:13 BST GeoSure Announces Top 5 Safest Global Urban Neighborhoods for LGBTQ Travelers

Company Introduces First-Ever Localized LGBTQ Travel Safety Ratings GeoSure, the global leader in providing real-time, hyper-local safety...


17 Sep, 2018, 09:19 BST Booking.com Opens Nominations for Technology Playmaker Awards 2019 to Celebrate and Recognize Inspiring Women in Technology

- Following the success of the inaugural awards, the Booking.com Technology Playmaker Awards 2019 are now open for global entries...