Tagged With Disease

Herpes may play a role in developing Alzheimer's, a new study suggests — reigniting a controversial theory about what causes the disease


People who drink in moderation may outlive teetotalers, according to a new study


Millennials are on track to have worse health in middle age than their parents, according to a new report



7 innovations that are changing the way we manage diabetes, a disease that affects 371 million people worldwide


New Zealand to cull 146,000 livestock to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis bacteria


Eating one egg a day could significantly reduce your risk of heart disease, according to a major new study



A little-known, rare, and extremely deadly virus has killed at least 17 people in India -- here's what to know about Nipah virus


An Ebola case has been discovered in a city of 1.2 million people -- a 'game changer' that makes fighting the outbreak much more difficult


Bill Gates says a pandemic flu could kill 30 million people -- these are the deadly diseases that scare experts the most


These 6 medicines will now be cheaper for Australians under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme


A 23andMe competitor just launched its own cancer testing initiative -- but it differs in a key way


Bill Gates thinks a coming disease could kill 30 million people within 6 months -- and says we should prepare for it as we do for war



Goldman Sachs is battling to contain an outbreak of mumps on the trading floor


California's cancer warning on coffee is ridiculously unscientific, experts say. Here's why the state puts warnings on more than 1,000 foods, places, and chemicals.


The largest organ in the body may have just been discovered -- and it could reshape our understanding of human anatomy


Bill and Melinda Gates think a weaponised disease may be the biggest threat to humanity -- here's how worried you should be



Bill and Melinda Gates think a weaponised disease may be the biggest threat to humanity -- here's how worried you should be


23 health benefits of marijuana


All the ways you're sabotaging your health by overdoing it on sugar


These invasive ticks can appear in such numbers that they drain cattle of their blood -- and they have now been found in the US for the first time