American millennials are seeing their physical and mental health decline at a faster rate than Gen X did as they age, a Blue Cross Blue Shield report found.
Traumatic brain injuries affect 2 million Americans each year and causes cell death and inflammation in the brain. This new therapy might help.
Europeans are 2% happier now than they were in 2013, according to a survey of 25 EU countries last year.
Far from being consigned to the history books, plague still occurs in countries around the world, from China to the United States. Here's what you need to know about plague.
Every Sunday and holiday between 7am and 2pm, a sea of cyclists, joggers, and street vendors take over 76 miles of streets in Bogotá.
Bernard J. Tyson, Chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, passed away on 10 November 2019. The American Heart Association and the World Economic Forum remember his commitment to healthcare...
A family health emergency led to the invention of a wristband that analyses your DNA to tell you which foods to buy to stay healthy and reduce your risk of diseases like diabetes.
Half of the 12,000 cervical cancers diagnosed annually occur in women who have gone longer than three years without a screening, according to previous studies. That makes these women a hi...
The topic was thrust into the spotlight in 2014 when an Ebola outbreak devastated parts of West Africa, killing more than 10,000 people.
Read our extract of Camilla Cavendish's book Extra Time: 10 Lessons for an Ageing World.
New extensively drug-resistant variants of an ancient and deadly disease – typhoid fever – are spreading across international borders.
Ageing is inevitable, but keeping active can slow it down and increase life expectancy.
Malicious artificial intelligence, pandemics, weaponised biotechnology, climate change and nuclear weapons. So what's the plan?
It’s long been thought employees do a better job when they are happy, and now researchers working with the University of Oxford say they have the figures to back up the theory.
Despite concerns over the amount of blue light we are exposed to when on phones or at computers, this optometrist says blue light shouldn't be our biggest worry when it comes to eye health.