While the U.S. leads global infections, South Africa now ranks as the fifth worst-hit country in the pandemic with 350,879 cases
19 Jul 2020 12:39 PM
Antibiotics are normally used to treat bacterial infections.
05 Aug 2019 7:58 AM
The UN health agency struggles with travel abuses, while they try to raise funds their fight against Ebola, according to the latest auditors' report.
21 May 2019 4:58 PM
Trump administration revaluating its controversial offshore drilling plans after strong opposition from people and lawmakers alike.
26 Apr 2019 3:01 PM
She aims to get the best of vaccine to market and even push them into state immunisation programmes.
24 Apr 2019 2:08 PM
Smoking pot vs. tobacco: What science says about lighting up.
08 Apr 2019 2:55 PM
Worsening air pollution reducing lifespans in Indonesia, which has lesser air pollution as compared to countries like India, Bangladesh and China.
29 Mar 2019 4:08 PM
The survey suggests that engaging in a wide variety of preventive efforts may reduce a patient’s risk.
25 Nov 2018 9:48 AM
Diabetes now affects 9 per cent of all adults worldwide.
21 Nov 2018 9:26 AM
The ban means only tobacco, mint and menthol flavors can be sold.
09 Nov 2018 4:43 PM
Pollution same as smoking 15-20 cigarettes a day, ‘severe’ deterioration from Mon likely.
04 Nov 2018 12:55 AM
Prevention is not better than cure when your profits depend upon people getting sick.
04 Nov 2018 12:44 AM
The “Lancet Commission” report said the growing crisis could cause lasting harm to people, communities and economies worldwide.
10 Oct 2018 12:35 PM
Marijuana has been linked with negative consequences such as impairments in concentration and decision-making.
25 Sep 2018 10:07 AM
Here is what researchers found.
11 Sep 2018 12:45 PM
34 per cent of respondents reported feeling embarrassed by their childhood PE experience.
04 Sep 2018 8:30 PM
Researchers say there is no safe level of alcohol as its adverse effects on other aspects of health outweigh any health benefits of alcohol.
24 Aug 2018 2:21 PM
Fear affected patients' personal and workplace relationships.
17 Aug 2018 9:39 AM
Flame retardant chemicals have been linked to endocrine disruption, decreased fertility, and thyroid dysfunction in humans.
28 Jun 2018 5:27 PM
However, large disparities remain, with people living in rural areas still far more likely to smoke than city-dwellers.
19 Jun 2018 7:41 PM