The US Preventative Services Task Force has issued a statement recommending screening for anxiety in children and adolescents from the ages of 8 and 18.
The Indian state of Telangana has been a pioneer in the adoption of emerging technologies. With the recent completion of India’s first organized medical drone-delivery programme under the...
Americans spent $7 billion on bicycles and accessories in 2020. But as COVID restrictions began to lift in late 2021, the bike boom is on the decline.
Following COVID-19, widespread calls have been made to ban the sale and consumption of wild meat. But would this really stop the spread of diseases?
New state initiative looks to improve access to medical care, particularly for communities impacted by years of mining by introducing a scooter initiative.
Over 11 billion COVID-19 vaccines have been given and the focus is shifting to children. But how safe are they and what other vaccines are being developed?
China’s aging population is steadily growing – which means it needs to revamp its welfare system to make active aging an integral part of economic growth.
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New research has found that even if people don't actually take steps to improve their mental health, simply believing they can will have some benefit.
Measles cases jumped 79% in the first 2 months of 2022 as COVID-19 disrupted vaccination programmes. These must now be urgently reinstated, says the WHO.
Two years of innovation and learning throughout the COVID-19 pandemic have equipped us with the tech and experience to effectively manage future outbreaks.
Omicron’s swift spread has given it more opportunities to mutate. This is why sub-variants are emerging, with some highly effective at reinfecting people.
Green spaces are associated with higher overall cognitive function, better mental health and a lower risk of dementia in middle-aged women, a study says.
The heatwave that hit North America in June 2021 broke local temperature records by up to 4.6C, but there have been four more extreme heatwaves since 1950.
Scientists in China and the UK studied the sleep patterns and overall health of half a million people to work out the ideal night’s sleep.