Nov 10, 2018 1:16
As Delhi's 20 million residents choke on severe smog, some of the Indian city's canine population gets to breathe purified air at a luxury resort
Nov 1, 2018 2:17
Sebastian Tobler is is walking - something that was unimaginable after he was rendered paralyzed from the waist down in a cycling accident, but now made possible through an experimental spinal implant.
Oct 24, 2018 0:48
Six children are dead and 12 others are sick following an outbreak of adenovirus at a rehabilitation center in Haskell, New Jersey, according to the New Jersey Health Department.
Sep 25, 2018 1:05
Lesbian couples and single women in France wanting to have children are one step closer to receiving medical assistance in their own country.
Sep 12, 2018 1:19
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is considering a ban on flavored e-cigarettes in response to an “epidemic” of young people using e-cigarettes, the agency’s leader said on Wednesday.
Aug 20, 2018 1:29
Scorching summer heatwaves and downpours are set to become more extreme in the northern hemisphere as global warming makes weather patterns linger longer in the same place, scientists said on Monday.
Aug 16, 2018 2:00
New York University wants to give its medical student a big break. On Thursday NYU School of Medicine said it will offer full-tuition for all its current and future students in its MD degree program regardless of need or merit.
Jun 15, 2018 1:23
Hong Kong University's AIDS Institute says it may have found a "functional cure" to HIV, that could see a new antibody used for both prevention and treatment.
Jun 8, 2018 0:54
More and more hospitals are experimenting with VR headsets displaying peaceful settings to calm patients, and lessen their reliance on painkillers and other drugs.
Jun 3, 2018 0:59
Some 70 percent of women with early-stage breast cancer and an intermediate risk of cancer recurrence can safely skip chemotherapy after their tumors have been removed, U.S. researchers said on Sunday.
May 25, 2018 1:40
Three patients infected with the deadly Ebola virus escaped an isolation ward at a hospital in the Congolese city of Mbandaka, as medics race to stop the disease spreading in the busy river port.
May 14, 2018 1:07
The World Health Organization says it will deploy an experimental vaccine in the Democratic Republic of Congo where a spreading Ebola outbreak has killed 19 people.