How can countries take advantage of a revolution in data and connected technology for patients and professionals?
Approximately 7,000 rare diseases have been identified, yet the vast majority of these often severe and complex conditions have no specific treatment.
Governments and healthcare providers face the daunting prospect of containing costs while improving patient outcomes.
Access to quality primary care across the developing world is limited, contributing to morbidity and mortality. Community-based partnerships between the private sector, governments and NG...
Six million children still die each year for want of simple health solutions that cost less than a cup of coffee.
From possible pandemics to the impact of obesity, our approach has been limited to reacting to global health issues, not addressing the root causes.
A Harvard study shows how intermittent fasting and manipulating mitochondrial networks may increase lifespan.
Sleep deprivation can lead the brain to produce more of the Alzheimer’s-linked protein amyloid beta.
One way to slow brain aging may not be that different from what works for our general physical health: eating salad.
American lives are shorter on average than those in other wealthy nations, and the gap is growing ever wider.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to support health care services in developing countries through a $2.9 billion funding.
When trying to help a child lose weight, involving a parent makes the entire family healthier, a new study shows.
Researchers have developed an AI that spots epilepsy seizures in advance.
The 2017 World Malaria Report provides a clear picture of the work required to control malaria.
Last year South Africa became the first country on the continent to register the use of a drug that could be used as an oral pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention.