World Health Organization
A new study coordinated by the World Health Organization indicates that depression is now the second leading cause of disability in the world.
About 1 in 10 men in some parts of Asia admitted raping a woman who was not their partner, according to the first large studies of rape and sexual violence. When their wife or girlfriend was included, that figure rose to about a quarter.
The H7N9 strain of bird flu can spread among ferrets, and under certain conditions, could begin to do the same among humans.