Globally, aging populations are posing big challenges for healthcare systems; together, new technology and old techniques offer the opportunity to manage them.
Talking about your most intimate bodily functions can be embarrassing, but not seeking professional advice can have devastating consequences.
How one woman’s discovery led to the prevention of countless birth defects around the world.
Skin cancer is on the rise yet many of us are unaware that we’re at risk.
Genetic editing could be one of our most powerful tools to treat illness and suffering, but could it change what it means to be human?
Maintaining the health and well-being of farm animals is hugely important. Technology is increasingly playing a central role in supporting that.
Pet owners have long known animals bring health and happiness, but could doctors soon be recommending animal interaction for more people?
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women, but early research focused on men. The result? A dangerous myth that heart disease is a man’s problem.
Allergies and asthma are on the rise and increasingly have become household concerns.
Through their amazing sense of smell, specially trained dogs are helping to rid the world of the devastating impact of landmines.