An NGO in Qatar organises a race for children and other activities to create awareness about mental health.
A Scottish nurse who had previously contracted Ebola during a trip to Sierra Leone has been readmitted to a London hospital.
Someone develops dementia every three seconds, according to Alzheimer’s Disease International.
And there are close to 47 million people already living with the disease.
LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (REUTERS) – A trip to the dentist is something many people dread.
If they spot a cavity, the usual course of action is an anaesthetic injection followed by the decay being drilled out and replaced with a filling.
A Zambian woman, tested positive for HIV, dies in India’s northern Amritsar city. She was in India after Pakistan immigration authorities sent her back for not holding visa to visit their country.
Demonstrators chant “ACA is here to stay” — shorthand for the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law after the Supreme Court upholds the availability of tax subsidies that are crucial to the healthcare program known as Obamacare.
South Koreans stay away from public places in capital Seoul as the number of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) cases continues to rise in the county.
WHO admits it failed to respond adequately to the Ebola virus and sets up a $100 million dollar fund to be better prepared next time.
Taiwanese scientists design a mobile phone app, the Sober Diary, to help addicts quit alcohol.
CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM / DHAKA, BANGLADESH / ANIMATION (REUTERS / SIMPRINTS) – A pocket-sized fingerprint scanner could improve healthcare access for those in the developing world.
So say the British students behind Simprints, which syncs the medical records of patients to health worker’s phones via an app.