It’s not just for health: there’s also a social justice issue
Tiger mosquitoes thrive in abandoned urban buildings
Heat, mosquito-borne diseases and air pollution are medical issues that should be viewed through a climate lens, advocates say
In Africa and elsewhere, health resources should be focused on humans, not diseases
In addition to a recent spate of lung illnesses, e-cigarettes have been linked to a greater likelihood of developing diseases such as COPD and emphysema
Many chronic pain patients can be slowly tapered from the drugs without increasing misery
An epidemiologist explores the social and economic roots of the 13,060 firearm-related deaths in 48 states in 2015
Hahn, who has no previous political experience, will be in charge of regulating e-cigarettes, drug pricing, and more
It may be a traditional cultural practice, but it’s nothing more than violence against women and girls
The provincial government has an expansive plan that ranges from limiting nicotine to raising taxes on the products
An emerging measure for predicting cancer treatment outcomes could dramatically speed clinical trials and the approval of new therapies. What stands in the way?
A study done in South America found that with increasing population density, humans had more diversity of fungi on the skin but less microbial diversity in the gut.
Maternal stress arising from perceived racial discrimination could cause premature births and lower birth weights
Rapid diagnostics can flag outbreaks of “superbugs” before they spread
The “Ready, Set, PrEP” program will provide donated drugs that could protect up to 200,000 people a year for 11 years
The medical community is joining forces to protect adults with certain chronic health conditions from the serious complications of influenza.
Four health care workers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo were killed in two attacks last week, and six others were injured
We can foresee a day when fear of exposure to peanuts and other allergens is no more
Residents near renovation sites claim noxious emissions from pipe inserts are making them sick
Recycled wastewater can be cleaner than bottled water, but people still avoid drinking it because of their disgust over its past condition.