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Sir Richard Doll awarded prestigious Shaw Prize for his contribution to modern cancer epidemiology

Sir Richard Doll awarded prestigious Shaw Prize for his contribution to modern cancer epidemiology

Staying stress free in your twenties reduces high blood pressure risk later on

Staying stress free in your twenties reduces high blood pressure risk later on

Seasons affect rates of asthma and eczema

Seasons affect rates of asthma and eczema

100,000 child deaths ever year caused by outdoor and indoor air pollution, unsafe water, lead and injuries

100,000 child deaths ever year caused by outdoor and indoor air pollution, unsafe water, lead and injuries

Urgent action needed across Europe to tackle childhood disease related to environmental conditions

Urgent action needed across Europe to tackle childhood disease related to environmental conditions

Additional $849 million to respond to bioterror attacks in U.S.

Additional $849 million to respond to bioterror attacks in U.S.

Latest research into schizophrenia and links between prenatal vitamin D and growth

Latest research into schizophrenia and links between prenatal vitamin D and growth

2,332 dengue fever cases reported in Philippines this year

2,332 dengue fever cases reported in Philippines this year

Education improves health situation in Puerto Rico

Education improves health situation in Puerto Rico

Retirees taking COX-2 anti-inflammatory drugs on a long-term basis also take aspirin therapy

Retirees taking COX-2 anti-inflammatory drugs on a long-term basis also take aspirin therapy

Dramatic increase in thyroid cancers following the 1986 Chernobyl disaster

Dramatic increase in thyroid cancers following the 1986 Chernobyl disaster

U.S.$2.8 to study a virus associated with respiratory infections

U.S.$2.8 to study a virus associated with respiratory infections

Improved treatment and management of risk factors have reduced strokes by 40% in a region of the UK over the past 20 years

Improved treatment and management of risk factors have reduced strokes by 40% in a region of the UK over the past 20 years

U.S. team to battle malaria in Peru

U.S. team to battle malaria in Peru

Postnatal exposure to a mercury preservative commonly used in a number of childhood vaccines can lead to the development of autism-like damage

Postnatal exposure to a mercury preservative commonly used in a number of childhood vaccines can lead to the development of autism-like damage

American alchohol abuse continues to rise

American alchohol abuse continues to rise

U.S. adolescents more likely to engage in violent behavior than youth in other countries

U.S. adolescents more likely to engage in violent behavior than youth in other countries

Preteen girls more likely than boys to retaliate

Preteen girls more likely than boys to retaliate

Obesity threatens health of women in nations previously not known for a growing percentage of overweight citizens

Obesity threatens health of women in nations previously not known for a growing percentage of overweight citizens

High school student makes significant contribution to breast cancer research

High school student makes significant contribution to breast cancer research