Health Care

Pennsylvania state Sen. Wagner GOP's pick to face Gov. Wolf

Along the way, Wagner pumped more than $10 million of his own cash into his campaign, and he spread hundreds of thousands more around the state since previous y...


World Health Organization launches plans to eliminate trans fats from global food supply

Reportedly, some of the countries across the globe have banned the use of partially hydrogenated oils, which are the key sources of trans-fats. Due to its lon...


Surveillance stepped up amid DRC Ebola outbreak

At least 17 people have died in an area of northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo, two years after the worst ever outbreak of the virus ended in West Africa ...


'Unambitious' child mental health Green Paper will fail thousands of children

It is not enough to roll out the plans to at most a quarter of the country by 2022/23 as planned. An inquiry into the proposals by the education and health co...


Hundreds of women 'died early' after cancer scan mix-up

Early diagnosis is "absolutely essential" according to Baroness Delyth Morgan, chief executive of Breast Cancer Now. England's breast-screening failure foll...