Global Health News and Research

RSS
Grand Challenges in Global Health awards $450m to top scientists

Grand Challenges in Global Health awards $450m to top scientists

Polio still a threat but eradication possible

Polio still a threat but eradication possible

Partnership to develop an AIDS vaccine using a promising new technology

Partnership to develop an AIDS vaccine using a promising new technology

New book asks if obesity 'crisis' is justified

New book asks if obesity 'crisis' is justified

World Health Organization initiative to develop consensus guidelines to improve health information systems

World Health Organization initiative to develop consensus guidelines to improve health information systems

China's bird flu vaccine already on trial amid forecasts of disaster

China's bird flu vaccine already on trial amid forecasts of disaster

Heart disease and stroke burden every region of the world leading to increased inequalities in health

Heart disease and stroke burden every region of the world leading to increased inequalities in health

Statement from The Lancet in response to Stephen Cox of The Royal Society

Statement from The Lancet in response to Stephen Cox of The Royal Society

World Health Assembly hears warning on avian influenza threat

World Health Assembly hears warning on avian influenza threat

The Gates Foundation approach to the world's health problems has its critics

The Gates Foundation approach to the world's health problems has its critics

Bill Gates calls on world leaders to seize opportunity to improve health

Bill Gates calls on world leaders to seize opportunity to improve health

UK needs to end reliance on overseas doctors and nurses

UK needs to end reliance on overseas doctors and nurses

Fragile US vaccine system needs improvement

Fragile US vaccine system needs improvement

Burden of cardiovascular disease will shift to the developing world

Burden of cardiovascular disease will shift to the developing world

Researchers benchmark the prevalence of vitamin A deficiency, anemia, iodine-deficiency disorders and underweight children as measures of malnutrition in developing regions

Researchers benchmark the prevalence of vitamin A deficiency, anemia, iodine-deficiency disorders and underweight children as measures of malnutrition in developing regions

Schistosomiasis has a greater effect than previosly thought

Schistosomiasis has a greater effect than previosly thought

Global Health Service needed to fight AIDS

Global Health Service needed to fight AIDS

Call for a United States Global Health Service

Call for a United States Global Health Service

Post-traumatic stress disorder common among refugees in western countries

Post-traumatic stress disorder common among refugees in western countries

Integrating HIV prevention and care in Africa

Integrating HIV prevention and care in Africa