Trokosi is an ancient practice in West Africa where virgin girls, some as young as six are sent as slaves to make amends for wrongs committed by their families.
A record number of underage drinkers sought urgent medical attention in Western Australia last year, and young women made up the majority.
YouTube is awash with videos on beauty and fashion, and young girls are avidly watching, creating powerful social media figures in the process.
BBC sitcom Fleabag rewrites the rules on depicting women in drama, freeing the female character from the mindless stereotyping that has straitjacketed women for so long.
Images of attractive celebrities, friends and acquaintances on social media affect women's body image and mood, new research shows. But what can we do about it?
With its irresistible mixture of celebrity 'news', fashion, beauty and health, Dolly magazine gave girls high-quality, accurate information they were not getting anywhere else.