PARIS (Reuters) - Prime Minister Edouard Philippe launched a wide review of France's food sector on Thursday, calling participants to help the state find solutions to improve farmers' ailing incomes,
(Reuters) - More than 3,000 firefighters on Thursday battled a raging wildfire in central California that has destroyed 29 structures and forced thousands to flee their homes as it threatened a pictur
A study suggests if those with undiagnosed problems were included, the rate would be much higher.
AIDS deaths are also now close to half of what they were in 2005, according to the U.N. AIDS agency
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A Richmond dad whose son contracted flesh-eating disease from a classmate wants public health officials to notify parents immediately when potentially deadly infections have been diagnosed i
Watching the sun set on a secluded lake before crawling into your trailer to slip into a fresh-air induced deep sleep is the quintessential camping vignette. But for so many of us, the thought o
Banning two-a-day summer practices in high schools could help minimize the danger.
One million people died from Aids last year, according to UNAids.
For the 1st time, UN says more than half of people with HIV are on drugs to treat the virus
It started as a normal bout, but no remedy cured them. What was causing these relentless spasms?
A New Zealand family says it wants to be a catalyst for change in mental health care in Japan following the death of a family member who went into cardiac arrest after being restrained in a hospital f
Republican senators are hunkering down for a last-ditch attempt to prevent their own divisions from pushing their health care bill to oblivion
(Reuters) - French drugmaker Sanofi boosted its early-stage pipeline in immunology on Thursday by signing a deal with Ablynx that could earn the Belgian biotech firm as much as 2.4 billion euros ($2.8
(Reuters) - Shares in Spanish biotech company Oryzon Genomics plunged 30 percent on Thursday after Swiss drugmaker Roche pulled out of a deal to develop its leading experimental drug for leukemia and
LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - - The scales have tipped in the fight against AIDS, with more than half of people infected with HIV now getting treatment and AIDS-related deaths almost halving since 2005,
Doctors say Arizona Sen. John McCain has a brain tumor associated with a blood clot that was removed last week
A clear difference between the two genders in how they respond to working out was established in a trial on mice, according to Colorado University researchers.
England's health regulator says a high proportion of people should be cared for closer to home.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Air quality in China worsened in the first half of 2017, with 338 cities including the capital Beijing on average reporting fewer clean air days due to winter pollution in January
It often presents in old age but there are steps you can take before then to keep your brain healthy.
LONDON (Reuters) - Learning new things, eating and drinking well, not smoking and limiting hearing loss and loneliness could prevent a third of dementia cases, health experts said on Thursday.
Dementia may be viewed as unavoidable, but one in three cases could be prevented through lifestyle and social changes, a new review suggests.
The public should not see it as ‘an inevitable part of ageing’ but take responsibility to reduce their own risk, like they would with cancer or heart disease, experts warned.
Proposed changes in Medicaid coverage could hit people with depression especially hard, a new study suggests.
Researchers say they were able to coax tiny "seeds" of liver tissue into fully functioning livers in mice.
The American Society of Clinical Oncology has some suggestions for easing patients' money woes.
Sen. John McCain's tumor is one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer
Around two dozen Republican senators have ended a private meeting on the party's stalemated health care bill with no visible signs of progress
Greater use of 'arts-on-prescription' programmes (file pic) could save the NHS money by improving patients' mental or physical health, which would lead to lower GP consultation rates and hospital ad
Two in five mental health services inspected in the last three years have not met safety requirements, while wards are out-of-date and staffing levels are not being met, a new report says.
Mothers-to-be who do gentle exercise such as aerobics, walking or using a bike machine, and eat a healthy diet are more likely to deliver their baby naturally, suggests new evidence.
A day after he seemed to give up his legislative push, President Trump summoned Republican senators to tell them not to leave Washington until they repeal and replace Obamacare.