Nature Outlook 

Women’s health

This Outlook takes a look at conditions that affect only women, or more women than men, as well as those with different symptoms in the sexes. It discusses how to meet the challenges in conducting research in patriarchal societies in Africa; explains why research on sexual arousal in women has finally become a priority; and questions whether girls are entering puberty earlier — and, if so, whether we should be worried.

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