Category: Healthcare

Weekly Health Roundup August 1

International health news Half of adults and a quarter of children consume artificial sweeteners every day, according to the Journal of Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Several reports have concluded… Read more »

Weekly health roundup – July 10th

International health news Three strains of gonorrhea have developed immunity to antibiotics. The Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership is researching the development of new medication to cure the superbug…. Read more »

Weekly Health Roundup July 3

International health news A study from the University of Michigan has revealed that taking the contraceptive pill could increase the risk of breast cancer more than previously anticipated. One of… Read more »

Weekly Health Roundup June 26

International health news Researchers have reported that poorer countries should have greater access to effective healthcare. Death rates linked to heart disease and cancer in developed countries have decreased over… Read more »

Weekly health roundup June 19

International health news Top experts warn that air pollution could be more harmful to children in cars than outside. Exposure to toxic fumes is higher inside vehicles, especially for children… Read more »

Weekly Health Roundup May 29

International health news A new study has shown that, by 2040, one-third of tuberculosis cases in Russia could be drug resistant. Due to the drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis, more people… Read more »

Weekly Health Roundup May 15

International health news Research conducted by Aetna International shows that International Private Medical Insurance (PMI) claims for depression have increased by 50% between 2014 and 2016. The research also found… Read more »