Global warming will expose millions more people to malaria as parasite-bearing mosquitoes move to higher altitudes, according to new research into the health perils from climate change.
06 Mar 2014 07:42
Deaths from Alzheimer's disease are under-reported in the United States and the most common form of dementia may be taking as many lives as heart disease or cancer.
05 Mar 2014 21:58
A single shot of antiretroviral drugs protected lab monkeys from the AIDS virus for weeks, according to two US trials released on Tuesday that open the way to tests on humans.
05 Mar 2014 10:44
Los Angeles lawmakers agree to bans e-cigarettes in public places where tobacco smoking is prohibited, with LA County's public health director Dr. Jonathan Fielding saying "Safer does not mean safe".
04 Mar 2014 21:40
People who have outbursts of anger are at greater risk of having a heart attack or stroke in the two hours immediately after the episode, European researchers said on Tuesday.