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Global pollution kills 9 million people a year, study finds

A new study blames pollution of all types for 9 million deaths a year globally,...

Scientists baffled by monkeypox cases in Europe, U.S.

Scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by...

China's zero-COVID policy to hit Asia aviation recovery: IATA

China's zero-COVID policy will hold back a full air travel recovery in the Asia-Pacific region,...

US regulators approve Covid-19 booster for children aged 5-11

A US regulatory health agency on Thursday approved a booster dose for children between the...

In a haze of disinfectant, China struggles with invisible enemy

Leaving a fine mist of disinfectant in their wake, China's hazmat-clad health workers are cleaning...

U.S. 'vulnerable' to COVID without new shots, says White House virus response coordinator

White House COVID-19 coordinator Dr Ashish Jha has issued a dire warning that the U.S....

US leaders mark 1 million Covid deaths

US President Joe Biden ordered that American flags fly at half-mast on Thursday when he...

Few transgender children change their minds after 5 years, study finds

The data comes from the Trans Youth Project, a well-known effort following 317 children across...

Total fertility rate dips in India; find out what it is and how it is calculated

The Total Fertility Rate (TFR) has declined from 2.2 children per woman in 2015-16 to...

U.S. investigating five child deaths, 109 cases linked to mystery liver disease

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating 109 childhood cases of a...

Over 90% of asthma patients in India do not receive the right medication

INDIA CONTRIBUTES to 42 percent of global asthma deaths, according to a report published online...

Vaccinated and never infected with Covid-19: Third dose can boost your immunity

The study published recently in the Journal of Infection has looked into the IgG and...

As cases of fungal infection rise during summer, doctors share tips to stay safe

Fungal infections like ringworm athlete's foot, toenail fungus, yeast infections, and rashes in the genital...

Study mines cancer genetics to help with targeted treatment

Scientists have analyzed the full genetic blueprints of more than 18,000 cancer samples, finding new...

Longest Covid infection on record lasted 16 months in UK patient

Doctors in the UK have released details of what they believe to be the longest...

Abortion training under threat for U.S. med students, residents

Browse any medical dictionary, and before hitting appendectomy and anesthesia, you’ll find abortion.The first two...