Mental Health Experts Warn Against World Health Organization's Definition of 'Gaming Disorder'
'What, exactly, are the symptoms of gaming disorder? Or are we to presume that clinicians will know it when they see it?'
These Are the Most Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs in the World
As these bugs develop resistance to our last line of defense, it puts us in a serious pickle.
Trump is Ruining Our Health on a Global Scale Now
Presidents in both parties have historically regarded global health initiatives as a way to ensure security and fulfill a moral imperative to help others in need. That's all going to hell now.
This Timeline of HIV/AIDS Drugs Shows How Far We’ve Come
But there's a lot more work to do if we want to finally win the war against HIV/AIDS.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
A 25-Year-Old PhD Student Created Microscopic Throwing Stars to Fight Superbugs
But experts warn that these polymer stars have yet to be tested in humans.
No One Got Zika At the Olympics and Brazil Is Relieved
Rio’s mayor says visitors were safer from Zika in his city than Miami.
Boko Haram Has Prevented Nigeria From Eliminating Polio
Terrorism and war can ruin our chances at eradicating disease.
Why It's So Hard to Determine If Food and Drinks Cause Cancer
The World Health Organization took coffee off it's list of possible carcinogens, but added "hot beverages."
World Health Organization Rejects Call to Postpone Olympics Amid Zika Fears
WHO has called Zika a “Public Health Emergency of International Concern,” but is not concerned about it enough to postpone or move the 2016 Olympics from Rio.
150 Scientists and Ethicists Urge Postponing the Rio Olympics Due to Zika
The Games will—in all likelihood—go on, but if 150 experts tell you they shouldn't, maybe you should listen to them.
Liam Daniel Pierce
This Powerpuff Girls PSA Is Teaching Brazilian Kids About Zika
When it comes to fighting Zika, we need all the help we can get.
No One Knows Exactly How Much Herbicide Is in Your Breakfast
A new lawsuit raises a lot of questions about what exactly is in the stuff we put in our faces every morning.