British authorities are urging parents of young children to have them vaccinated against polio after an increasing number of samples of the virus were found in London sewers.
Her breast cancer illness which saw music legend Dame Olivia Newton-John become a fierce advocate for cancer awareness, will be central to her legacy and fame, following her peaceful passing at 73.
Residents of Haikou city have been locked down for 13 hours as a Covid-19 outbreak grows on the tropical island. Four other Hainan cities and counties have started lockdowns of two days or more.
Volunteers line up in Pennsylvania, hoping vaccine trial can lead to long-awaited Lyme disease breakthrough.
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria will oversee the project that aims to empower local health workers in nations where access to health care is limited.
Florida mum Sheila O’Leary, whose infant son died after being fed just raw fruit and vegetables, has her sentencing hearing delayed by a week.
Pfizer is buying sickle cell drug maker Global Blood Therapeutics in an approximately $5.4 billion deal as it looks to accelerate growth after its revenue soared during the pandemic.
Researchers find children have an advantage when it comes to fighting off Covid-19.
Tourists have been caught up in Beijing’s “zero-Covid” policy, meaning they will have to test negative five times over a week before they can go home.