BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany faces growing risks and high costs if it does not revamp its financial system to focus more on climate change and sustainability, according to a new report by the World Wild
Drug deaths draw the most notice, but more addicted people live than die. For them and their families, life can be a relentless cycle of worry, hope and chaos.
79 people killed in Indiana and 70 in California.
Researchers have resolved one of the great unknowns in bone self-repair: how the cells responsible for forming new bone tissue are called into action. Their work reveals the role of an electromechanic
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's environment ministry has placed restrictions on the use of imported petroleum coke in the capital Delhi and its surrounding region, in the latest effort to curb rising ai
The CDC says this is the worst flu season in eight years, and some doctors worry it has not reached its peak yet.
A study recently published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine showed what may happen if warning labels about the potential health effects of sugary beverages were used in San Francisco, Ba
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's environment ministry has put restrictions on the imports of petroleum coke in the capital Delhi and its surrounding region, in the latest effort to curb rising air pollut
In hunting down and exposing old industry trial data, Toronto family doctor Nav Persaud was participating in an international scientific initiative c
An improbable and dangerous idea promoted on the internet has become a cause for genuine concern, the authorities said.
Selwa Hussain is the first woman in the UK to leave hospital with an artificial heart.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A critically endangered Bornean orangutan found dead in Indonesia's Central Kalimantan province on Monday died three days earlier from air rifle wounds before it was decapitated, I
World moves closer to eradicating Guinea worm disease; 30 cases last year in Ethiopia, Chad
Bradley Smith, 20, from St Ives, people should talk more about mental health.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will continue its work tracking one of the worst flu seasons the United States has seen in several years even if the federal governme
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will impose "special emissions restrictions" on enterprises in major industrial sectors in northern China later this year, as it bids to ensure its war on pollution continue
Half of U.S. Health and Human Services employees or 41,000 people would be on furlough if the U.S. government shuts down at midnight Friday, the government's contingency plan shows.
More than 8 percent of all deaths in the U.S. are from the flu and pneumonia.
Latest report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the flu has killed 30 children
The wife and eldest daughter of Tom Petty announced this evening that the rock and roll legend died in October from an accidental overdose of opioids prescribed for a fractured hip and other chronic a