State of the world's health assessed in major new studyFriday 7 October 2016
Healthcare professionals must lead on tackling climate changeThursday 6 October 2016
Healthcare professionals must play a key role to influence policy on tackling climate change, argue leading experts in an editorial published in T
Leading global health scientists call for new strategy to tackle the diseases of tomorrowTuesday 4 October 2016
The heads of two of the country's leading science and health institutions have called for action to tackle global health threats by focusing on a 'One Health' approach.
'Responsible drinking' campaign in Ireland may be harmful to public healthFriday 30 September 2016
Common anti-inflammatory painkillers increasing the risk of heart failure - expert commentFriday 30 September 2016
Common painkillers such as ibuprofen and diclofenac that are used by millions of people in the UK have been linked to an increased risk of heart failure, according to new research published in the
Americas being declared free of measles - expert commentWednesday 28 September 2016
eliminated measles, a viral disease that can cause severe health problems, including pneumonia, blindness, brain swelling and even death.
Childhood diarrhoea: role of pathogens underestimated - expert commentMonday 26 September 2016
The role of pathogens in childhood diarrhoea has been significantly underestimated, with bacteria, viruses and fungi responsible for nearly twice as many cases than previously thought, according to