A hunt is launched in Sierra Leone’s capital for a woman with Ebola who was forcibly removed from hospital, as Nigeria registers its first case.
IOSH’s Jane White and London Business School’s Lynda Gratton discuss new research suggesting Type 2 diabetes is more common in people who work shifts.
In the United States, 1 in 50 people over the age of 25 have some form of bipolar disorder. In fact, the United States has more cases of bipolar I and II per-capita than any other nation in the world. Researchers at the University of Michigan are now testing a new smartphone app for Android, code-named PRIORI, that can help detect if someone is having a bipolar episode.
While the app still… Read More
Scientists trying to understand the rise of antibiotic resistance believe pilgrimages could provide clues to the mechanisms behind its spread.
An Indian charity has set up a rehydration unit in their health centre to ensure local people get access to oral rehydration therapy
The timing of when a girl reaches puberty is controlled by hundreds of genes, say scientists.
Taking paracetamol for lower back pain does not improve recovery time or provide any greater pain relief than using a placebo, scientists say.
A new study shows that newborn babies can reap the health benefits of a delay in cutting their umbilical cord – whilst they’re safe in their mothers’ arms.