The Zika virus has already spread to at least 20 countries, mostly in Central and South America, so the WHO is creating an emergency team to fight it.
More than 41 million children aged under five are overweight or obese across the world, and the numbers are increasing at a significant rate in developing countries, said WHO on Monday
The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, and American Billionaire, Bill Gates, joined hands to fund $4.3 billion fight against malaria for the next 15 years
A zika vaccine could be available for emergency use before the end of 2016, a Canadian scientist said.
The Zika virus is "spreading explosively," the World Health Organization (WHO) reported.
A panel commissioned by the World Health Organization says 41 million children under the age of five who are either overweight or obese.
One case of Ebola in a deceased woman has been confirmed in Sierra Leone.
A day before WHO declared Ebola epidemic officially over, Russian president Vladimir Putin made a sensational public claim that his country’s team of experts developed the world’s best Ebola vaccine- so bold a claim dismissed as downright ‘nonsensical’ by other scientists around the world.
The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared Africa free of Ebola on Thursday.
The EU watchdog and experts continue to debate over the safety of glyphosate, an ingredient commonly found in Roundup.
As the world faced a dearth of oral cholera vaccines, the United Nations health agency announced that the supply of medication will double up to six million doses this year after it added another producer to its list of approved suppliers so that they can put up a fight against a disease that kills as many as 142,000 people every year
The World Health Organization (WHO) has approved a third supplier to manufacture a vaccine for cholera with the intention of doubling the global stockpile.
Newly-developed dengue vaccine by French drug firm Sanofi Pasteur (Sanofi SA’s vaccine division) receives a green light from Brazilian authorities following earlier regulatory approvals by Philippines and Mexico.
The World Health Organization (WHO) declared Guinea Ebola-free on Tuesday.
Recently published WHO Malaria Report revealed that malaria-caused fatalities dropped to almost half in Africa with Swaziland leading the progress in the region.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.