Tagged With World Health Organization

An American who may have been exposed to Ebola in Congo is being monitored back in the US


1.4 billion people are putting themselves at risk for disease by not exercising enough, according to a new report — here’s what you should be doing


'Gaming disorder' has been classified as a mental health condition by the World Health Organisation -- here's what that means



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


The 14 most polluted cities in the world are all in one country


The world's leading health organisation says banning one type of fat could save half a million lives every year



A new Ebola outbreak has infected 32 people --  and the White House official in charge of responses to global pandemics just left


A mysterious 'Disease X' could be the next pandemic to kill millions of people -- here's how worried you should be


5 'healthy' breakfast foods that have more sugar than a glazed doughnut


A disturbing plague outbreak is devastating Madagascar


Europeans are the world's biggest drinkers


We spoke with David Nabarro, the man you've never heard of who could lead the world's top health organisation



What processed meat really is -- and why it could give you cancer


These are the countries around the world with the worst air pollution


Americans are growing shorter than the rest of the world


Yoga pants contain the only known substance that 'probably' does not cause cancer



The Ebola crisis exposed a problem much scarier than Ebola


Our ignorance about antibiotics may lead to 'the end of modern medicine as we know it'


What's inside a hot dog -- and why it could cause cancer


What processed meat really is -- and why it could give you cancer