Latest on the Wuhan scare: The death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus has risen to 17 with more than 600 confirmed infection cases.
Forecasting earthquakes is not a strict prediction – it’s more like a weather forecast. Puerto Rico features heavily in the earthquake forecast.
New Ebola virus vaccine: The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it has prequalified Merck’s Ervebo as a vaccine for Ebola hemorrhagic fever.
New results from the largest long-term study of brain development and children’s health raise provocative questions about obesity and brain function.
The world continues to increase the amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide it pumps into the air, but it’s not rising as fast as in the previous couple years.
Health investigators in Colorado are not ruling out norovirus as the cause of hundreds of cases of a mystery illness across the state.
In almost any other year it would be hailed as a public health victory: The smoking rate among U.S. high schoolers took its biggest hit ever this year, federal figures show, falling to a new low.
Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver. Despite the high incidence of outbreaks, there are ways you can prevent hepatitis A.
Venice at risk: The historic lagoon city of Venice exists on the edge of a double threat: As it sinks, the seas rise – causing historic flooding.
There were over 113,000 men, women and children on the national transplant waiting list as of July 2019. Donations make a huge difference in people's lives.