Cuba has successfully eliminated mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis, the World Health Organization (WHO) says.
Researchers at Dundee University have discovered a new compound which could treat malaria while protecting people from the disease and preventing its spread, all in a single dose.
A “SLEEVE” implant is being used as a potentially more effective treatment for type 2 diabetes than medication, diet and exercise.
Psoriasis patients in a clinical trial led by the University of Manchester saw significant improvement in their symptoms after 12 weeks taking the drug ixekizumab, with 40 percent of participants […]
The inventors of the Gardasil HPV vaccine, Professor Ian Frazer and the late Dr Jian Zhou, have won the Popular Prize category of the 2015 European Inventor Award — a […]
When a person’s heart suddenly stops beating, CPR can sometimes save that person’s life. But if someone goes into cardiac arrest on the street, CPR might not be an option […]
Protecting girls from cervical cancer might be possible with just one dose of the HPV vaccine rather than the three now recommended, a new analysis suggests.