The ‘DHAKA score’ assesses dehydration in diarrhoea-affected children best, says new study.
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Polio survivors contend with emergence of new disabilities decades after being treated for the disease.
The reboot of Europe-Africa clinical trials alliance could make Africa invest in R&D, writes Linda Nordling.
A team of Egyptian researchers is using nanotechnology to develop a bandage that speeds up wound healing.
Governments face an uphill battle to control cancer. Simple messages and basic capabilities can help.
Sri Lanka shows that eliminating malaria demands a concerted plan including parasite surveillance.
With four strains of the dengue virus circulating, Pakistan faces a serious health crisis, says study.
The diseases of street dogs in Nepal are poorly understood, making medical interventions difficult to target.
Research indicates that HIV infection makes changes to immune system that could lead to age-related conditions.
After five years of war and political unrest, the region’s health resources are depleted, study finds.
Exposing girls to a baby simulator does not put them off becoming a young parent, study finds.
Indian medical scientists are developing a testing kit capable of diagnosing allergic disease caused by moths.
Trials in Africa show that HIV prevention drugs could cut the risk of infection by 50 per cent in women.