Ethan Lindenberger is only 18 years old, but he is already a hardened campaigner. He managed to get vaccinations, against his mother's wishes. Now he is fighting against the spread of anti-vax movements.
Resistance to antibiotics could pose a greater threat to human survival than climate change, Britain's chief medical officer has warned.
Special Olympics has issued a clarion call for inclusion. As the organisation celebrates 50 years, it is calling for women and girls, both with and without intellectual disabilities, to pick up a ball and get out on the pitch together.
Amazon is teaming up with the UK's National Health Service, which will allow Alexa to provide verified medical advice. But privacy experts worry about the lack of security for those using the service.
"Pretty much everything is digital in healthcare. Even after a week after the WannaCry attack, many appointments were cancelled. At the end of the day, any limitation in care will have an impact," Dr Saira Ghafur, lead author of the report, told Euronews.
Last week, the European Parliament elections saw voter participation exceed 50%, a resounding rejection of the corruption-fueled party in power, the Social Democrats Party (PSD). [But] many challenges remain for the people of Romania, far too many of which are exacerbated by corruption.
An openness to explore new opportunities for partnership – with the private sector and others in civil society – will ensure that the WHO can lead a successful transformation in how the world responds to the health challenges ahead.
How to get in on the trend that claims to balance mind, body and spirit.
With misleading medical news metastasizing across the internet, the management and prevention of illnesses is becoming more treacherous.
Bryan Carter and Apostolos Staikos continue our European road trip by heading to Bulgaria just in time for Orthodox Easter, to find out what voters there are thinking before the European elections next month.
'Town Square' in San Diego comes complete with a 1959 black Ford Thunderbird parked outside an old school diner, a cinema advertising blockbusters such as A Streetcar Named Desire and The Greatest Show on Earth, and a news stand.
This is the latest wellness trend to watch.
Patients in Europe are unable to access the medicines they need, failed by an inconsistent system across the EU. A progressive plan for the future of healthcare provision across the continent is much needed.
We trial a breathwork session and discover that small changes to our breathing cause seismic changes to our wellbeing.
Breathing exercises, visualisation techniques and gentle movement for a better mental state and support towards reaching life goals.
Sure, there are changes in our 40s we can't prevent. But if we're smart about our heath, our 40s can rock.
Two common ADHD medications, Adderall and Vyvanse, used in teens and young adults may be more likely to cause psychosis, according to a new study.
The CYBELEGs PLUS PLUS programme is working to develop a robotic prosthesis to reduce physical and cognitive effort for amputees.. But their use could be much more wide-reaching.
Healthy life years at birth represent the number of years a baby can expect to live without an activity limitation or disability.
Vaccine hesitancy among top ten threats to global health in 2019, warned the WHO.
New data by Eurostat looks at numbers of general medical practitioners in EU countries.
How would you communicate if you only had the sense of touch?
In this 360-degree video, you can get up close to Luis Alberto. He is 27 years old, Spanish, and deafblind.
Conservative MP Maria Miller accused the UK government of ‘mishandling’ their approach to trans issues saying that trans people lack access to basic health care.
A judge in Texas ruled that the U.S Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional
French ambulance drivers staged a surprise protest that began in the early hours of Monday morning against social security reforms they say would compromise some ambulance companies.
Luxembourg spent €5,600 per inhabitant on healthcare in 2016 — the highest of any EU member state.