Four UN agencies have compiled a first-of-its-kind Compendium of guidance on health and environment to help policymakers save millions of lives.
An initiative in Haryana state, India, offers a potential remedy to under-investment in public health infrastructure – and a silver lining to the pandemic.
Bioengineers have repurposed a “non-working” CRISPR system to make a smaller version of the genome engineering tool.
COVID-19 set us back on many SDG 3 targets. As we start to recover, we must focus on universal health coverage and the health impacts of climate change.
Organizations are increasingly appointing an executive to their leadership to focus on employee wellbeing and make related investments. Here's how.
COVID-19’s effects on our collective and individual wellbeing forced the world to confront mental health challenges like never before, and innovative thinkers have stepped up to the chall...
After huge progress on the disease, malaria cases in Papua New Guinea have increased more than tenfold in five years. But eliminating it is still possible
A project in Tanzania set out to identify interventions to help improve the sexual and reproductive health of girls and young women. Here's what it found and lessons for the world.
From improving access to health information to aiding better representation in health systems and services, here's how digital can help close health gaps.
Some argue that without telehealth many people would not have had access to the mental support they needed or faced delays in treatment during the pandemic.
China's international project has been criticized for its environmental impact, but it could also support unprecedented cooperation between East and West
The pandemic could affect humanity for years to come, so a universal vaccine for every current and future variant would be a significant breakthrough.
New research has developed soft robots that can be controlled using magnetic fields. It's hoped the robots could be used for targeted drug delivery.
A new study explores the link between depression and our microbiome health - with a particular emphasis on the impact of COVID-19.