Viruses are spreading fast, and drug resistant bacterial infections will cause 10 million deaths a year worldwide by 2050. The world is poorly prepared to deal with a serious outbreak of disease
New data shows that differences in life span among low earners are more dependent on local policies, exercise and smoking than access to health care
Rick Scott signed a bill last week to cut Medicaid and defund clinics like Planned Parenthood
Small changes to your diet and eating patterns can make an enormous difference to your energy levels
Exclusive: Ruling finds they ‘discriminate’ against offshore firms
GE division makes millions in sales to health service, and is net beneficiary from UK Exchequer
Labour says Britain is becoming the 'sick person of Europe' following analysis by the King’s Fund
President Obama told Vice President Mr Biden: "Promise me you won't sell your house."
Unite union says the news reveals 'the influence of private US healthcare on Conservative thinking'
But charities said a “business as usual approach” shouldn't be adopted in response to the findings
'I would love to know her name and possibly get a chance to talk to her and meet her,' Ms Scarpinati wrote on Facebook
The pledges of money were announced in New York
Beijing Genomics Institute is producing 500 cloned pigs per year
Damning report by MPs warns that doctors and patients are being ‘undermined’ on treatment options
The toe holds the clues to the truth about interbreeding between Neanderthals and other human sub-species
British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has announced that it will stop paying doctors to promote its products, in a first for a major drugs company.