Globally, aging populations are posing big challenges for healthcare systems; together, new technology and old techniques offer the opportunity to manage them.
As many as half of all patients don’t take their medication as recommended.
Pet owners have long known animals bring health and happiness, but could doctors soon be recommending animal interaction for more people?
How one woman’s discovery led to the prevention of countless birth defects around the world.
The explosion in patient data has the potential to revolutionize how we treat cancer – but the big data solution still faces huge logistical challenges.
Family planning has had a huge impact on society and improving women’s lives. Providing safe access to contraception and proper sexual education remains a global challenge.
Predicting outbreaks of a disease, from the passage of the Zika virus to a person’s predisposition to cancer, is crucial to our ability to fight back—and big data is at the front of that battle.