With more countries now recognizing the importance of mental health provision, there are more options available for stemming the tide of suicide.
Around 400 million people worldwide suffer from rare diseases - but there is a startling lack of specialists and specialised treatments available. It's time to change this paradigm, argue...
Researchers have linked heavy rainfall events to the transmission of vector-borne infectious diseases.
Deloitte predicts the global IoMT device market’s value will reach $158 billion by 2022. Here are 5 ways it is already helping us.
As baby boomers get older, many high-income countries face challenges in the provision of pensions and healthcare.
Half a million people a year die from malaria as funding for prevention has plateaued.
More than 20 million children a year missed out on measles vaccines across the world in the past eight years, laying a path of exposure to a virus that is now causing disease outbreaks gl...
Basic cellular activity in pigs’ brains has been restored hours after its death, by researchers at Yale University, which could lead to advanced human treatments for strokes.
The disease, which typically effects boys, is a genetic defect that leaves children without an immune system.
Ventilen - or 'friend to one' - is a 20-year-old organization that brings 15- to 25-year-olds together with volunteers to socialise and tackle mental health issues.
By lowering barriers to private involvement, Africa can revolutionize its healthcare systems root and branch.
Thrombectomy is a revolutionary stroke treatment where the clot is literally sucked out of the patient’s brain.
Thailand created a successful universal healthcare system others can learn from.
The Stentrode, a neural implant that could allow paralyzed people to communicate, can be delivered to a patient’s brain through the jugular vein.
A measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency, requiring unvaccinated people in the affe...