Tagged With Public Health

INSIDER is seeking nominations for The Doers: 50 people who are a force for good


From suicide prevention to genetic testing, there's a widening disconnect between Silicon Valley health tech and outside experts who see red flags


Photos reveal what it looks like to get the measles when there are no vaccines



A man dubbed 'Patient Zero' spread measles from New York to Michigan's Oakland County


America’s doctors warn Google, Twitter, and Facebook: Anti-vaxxers are weaponizing tech platforms, prompting outbreaks that can 'debilitate and kill'


Facebook plans to tackle anti-vaccine misinformation by rejecting false ads and de-ranking harmful pages



What every 2020 presidential candidate has said about vaccines


These are the 10 healthiest countries in the world in 2019


Bill Gates says investing in 4 simple plans has saved millions of lives and provided a better return on investment than the stock market


The US surgeon general just issued a rare advisory about e-cigs like the Juul — here's why vaping is so dangerous


A new law legalizes a key source of CBD, which is showing up in everything from lip balms to lotions. Here's how it differs from marijuana-linked THC.


How tobacco, pharmaceutical, food, mining, chemical and alcohol companies influence health research



Mesmerising maps show the biggest risks to humanity


Health officials in India warn that Facebook’s blood donation tool risks fuelling a black market for blood


A mysterious 'supplement' with a viral following has been linked to salmonella -- and the outbreak is still spreading


A Gates Foundation-backed startup wants to make daily pills a thing of the past



The head of the CDC resigns after report says she purchased shares of a tobacco company while in office


How Bill Gates decides where to spend his billions


This congressman wants to target the USPS to help stop the opioid crisis


New health advice says men and women should only eat 1,800 calories a day -- here's the idea behind it