Sleep scientists say research points to specific measures people can take to get a better night’s rest.
The Lebanese capital comes alive at night, but experts warn that too many late nights come with health risks.
An annual poll of young Arab men and women provides private data for policy makers and a public report that reads the pulse of youth opinion in the region.
Even simple strategies, like getting older cars off the streets, could save lives, says a scientist who looks for “realistic” solutions.
Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.
Two studies found that women in Gulf countries are not focused on employment in their pursuit of academic degrees, but are optimistic about their futures.
The young organization mentors researchers and publishes articles that mix data, social science and analysis.
Deaths from AIDS are declining globally, but they are increasing in the Middle East and North Africa.
Students seeking advanced degrees say that tuition increases at public universities are pushing some of them to give up on their ambitions.
A scholar who studies the links between paternal involvement and children’s performance in school calls on policy makers to give fathers more support.