The level of antibiotic waste exceeds safety thresholds by up to 300 times in rivers around the world, according to a new study.
The Pan-American Health Organization, the regional arm of the World Health Organization, signals a more than 30 percent spike in measles cases worldwide last year as compared with 2016.
Save the Children warns of humanitarian crisis after Saudi-backed alliance launched a series of attacks on rebel-held Hudaida port city, saying more than five million children were at risk of famine in the war-torn Arab nation.
Retired Brazilian striker Ronaldo has been hospitalised with pneumonia on the Spanish holiday island of Ibiza and is recovering well.
"Uncle Kathy," as he was known, died of pneumonia on Tuesday. He fought the apartheid government over its injustice, inequality and racism. But he also didn't shy away from taking his own African National Congress to task for corruption.
A team of Ugandan engineers has invented a "smart jacket" that diagnoses pneumonia faster than a doctor, offering hope against a disease which kills more children worldwide than any other.
After a video of Trump making scandalous comments about women leaked last week, the Republican nominee has been swarmed by allegations of sexual assault. Will his latest comments about Clinton be enough to shift the spotlight from these accusations?
In an act of showmanship, US presidential contender Donald Trump amped up the audience at Dr. Oz's show, before revealing results from a health check.
The US Democratic presidential candidate Hilary Clinton was under intense pressure to share more medical information after she fell ill at a September 11 memorial this week.
Clinton "feels much better" but her health scare has sparked debate about her physical ability to hold down one of the world's toughest jobs
The statement from Trump comes after his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton cancelled a California campaign fundraising trip and her doctor revealed she was diagnosed with pneumonia.
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