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Collisions killed around 115,000 young people in 2013, while about 76,000 died from HIV/AIDS, shows study.
Cambodian children fed rice with added micronutrients were more at risk than those fed plain rice, finds study.
February’s show also features the threat of drug resistance and new ways to learn how zoonotic diseases spread.
Release cut numbers of the insect, which spreads Zika and dengue fever, by 82 per cent in Piracicaba.
There are now 18 such deaths per 1,000 births, but speed of fall is too slow to meet SDG target, say researchers.
Health workers in rural areas use list to assess risk, enabling faster decisions on easier, earlier terminations.
Hear about the life of the novelist and epidemiologist Sunetra Gupta, and her work on how viruses spread.
Researchers identify essential nutrients in an edible insect and recommend its incorporation in cereal diets.
Melioidosis, a bacterial disease, is common in South-East Asia, but likely to exist much more widely, paper finds.
Hear how a new project uses mobiles to deliver health information to rural people at risk of the disease.
As deaths from air pollution rise, industries must clean up their act and cut emissions, says Maha Rafi Atal.
There are ways to stem malnutrition among disabled children, set to worsen in the Horn of Africa, says Hannah Kuper.
As Ebola ends, paper ponders on member states’ share of blame for slow response to the 2014 epidemic.