‘Invisible Women’ spotlights a gaping and dangerous gender data gap

A new book explains how the failure to study women harms their health

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THE LADY VANISHES  In Invisible Women, Caroline Criado Perez lays out the myriad ways that the gender data gap harms women. “Seeing men as the human default is fundamental to the structure of human society,” Criado Perez writes. “It’s time for women to be seen.”

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