Dog infected with monkeypox prompts isolation warning

Dr Sylvie Briand, director of global infectious hazard preparedness at the WHO, added: “It’s the first…

Infected blood victims to get £100,000 compensation

Over the years, the government has put in place a number of schemes offering victims financial…

Check your medicine cabinet! How to find recalled drugs

When was the last time you went through your medicine cabinet? Drug recalls are common, but…

Skin cancer checks and sunscreen: Why these (still) matter very much for good health

Summer may soon be winding down, but plenty of us are still spending plenty of time…

Hearing aids to be available without prescription after FDA rule

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a rule Tuesday to allow certain types of hearing…

Bill Gates and South Korean president discuss expanding global health partnership

South Korea agreed on Tuesday to expand its global health partnership with the foundation set up…

Dame Deborah James’s mother on life without her daughter

Before she died, Dame Deborah James told her family to enjoy their lives, her mother has…

First bivalent Covid-19 booster gets UK approval

A dual-strain Covid vaccine, which targets Omicron and the original strain of Covid-19 has been approved.…

ADHD clinic: ‘I’m 22 and I’ve just been diagnosed’

A mother has set up an autism and ADHD clinic after her daughter didn’t meet the…

Why some communities are distrustful of doctors and public health efforts

As the latest updates on COVID-19, the monkeypox virus, polio and other health concerns and issues…