The world’s first Ebola vaccine was recommended for approval by European drugs regulators in a move hailed by the World Health Organization (WHO)
Men who are current or former smokers may be less likely to develop or die from lung cancer when they’re more physically fit
US health officials on Thursday reported 33 deaths and 1,479 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory ...
Scientists have analyzed it to figure out how the world’s deadliest malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans
Measles is staging a devastating comeback in epidemics across the world as the virus exploits dangerous gaps in vaccination coverage, World Health Organization (WHO) experts
Children with autism who take supplements of vitamins and omega-3 fatty acids may have fewer symptoms than kids who don’t, a research review suggests
Scientists who gave fruit flies a triple drug combination treatment and found that it extended their lives by almost 50% say their work offers clues on how to fight aging in people
FIFA and the World Health Organization (WHO) agreed to work together to ensure tobacco-free environments at stadiums and to promote healthy lifestyles through football
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it found “unacceptable levels” of a cancer-causing impurity in the popular heartburn drug Zantac and its generic versions known chemically as ranitidine
A training forum named 'My Son' discussed modern, creative ways of bringing up children
Cutting back on red and processed meat brings few if any health benefits, according to a review of evidence drawn from millions of people
People in certain occupations have a three-times-higher risk of type 2 diabetes compared to those in other jobs
In disappointing news for chocolate lovers, researchers have found that contrary to an earlier report, eating dark chocolate will not improve your vision.
Key differences between infants born vaginally and via Caesarean section found , offering clues about the development of the human immune system
US health officials say 530 people have now been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains ...
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation found that some half a billion people worldwide still don’t get basic health and education, and girls everywhere suffer disadvantage.
The levels of pulegone, a carginogenic constituent of mint plant oil, that are inhaled by e-cigarette users are as much as 1,000 times higher than those taken in by smokers of menthol cigarettes
The world is facing a mounting threat of disease pandemics that could kill millions and wreak havoc on the global economy, a international expert panel has warned
An Egyptian masseur plays with fire to relieve his clients’ muscle pain at his spa in the Nile Delta governorate of Gharbeya.
A look at the illness and how doctors are treating it
This only seems to be happening in high-income countries and it started around the mid-1990s
Facebook has pledged to direct its users to “accurate and reliable vaccine information in several languages” on the WHO’s website
Health experts say the virus has spread among school-age children whose parents declined to give them the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine
Eggplants are a bundle of marvels and health benefits, and methods of cooking them are endless