Electromagnetic stimulation of a specific part of the brain may improve the ability to remember certain facts, researchers say.
A study of smokers in Australia suggests there is “no evidence” that the introduction of standardised cigarette packaging has changed the way people buy cigarettes.
West African health ministers meeting in Ghana follow WHO advice and lift travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola outbreak.
Scientists have tracked the spread of Ebola in West Africa, revealing genetic clues to the course of the outbreak.
The UN’s health agency says the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000 people, and urges airlines to resume flights.
Ybrain, a Korean startup that makes wearables for Alzheimer’s patients, announced today that it has raised $3.5 million in Series A funding led by Stonebridge Capital, bringing its total raised so far to $4.2 million. Co-founder Seungyeon Kim told TechCrunch that the money will be used for clinical trials and the manufacturing of its wearable devices. Read More
A top US public health official says the Ebola outbreak is set to get worse before it gets better, as West African health ministers meet in Ghana.
Three-quarters of UK cancer patients who are depressed are not getting the psychological therapy they need, researchers say.