Aug 6, 2019 2:06
A pair of conjoined twins from Senegal are about to start full-time nursery in their new home of Cardiff, defying the expectation that they would only live a few days. Joe Davies reports.
Jul 25, 2019 0:58
Academics at the University of Utah have a developed a Star Wars-inspired prosthetic arm which allows people to use their minds to perform delicate tasks such as handling eggs and even plucking grapes.
Jul 11, 2019 1:42
Treadmills and bicycles powered by humans - not motors - are used to make electricity to power eco-friendly gyms.
Jul 1, 2019 1:25
The group called Caravan to Canada started the journey from Minneapolis, Minnesota on Friday, and stopped at London, Ontario on Saturday, seeking affordable prices for insulin and raising awareness of skyrocketing cost of the drug in the US.
Jun 22, 2019 1:58
Scientists are conducting an experiment to test whether a fungus genetically-engineered to produce a toxin found in spider venom can provide a breakthrough in the worldwide fight against malaria.
Jun 21, 2019 1:35
The American Psychoanalytic Association apologized on Friday for previously treating homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its past errors contributed to discrimination and trauma for LGBTQ people.
May 31, 2019 2:04
In the dusty town of Ratodero in southern Pakistan, doctors are struggling to cope with an alarming outbreak of young patients infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, with almost 700 of new cases over the past few months, most of them children.
May 24, 2019 2:09
Swiss drugmaker Novartis received U.S. approval to sell a gene therapy for $2.125 million per single dose, making it the world's most expensive drug.
May 7, 2019 1:16
More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast majority of cases in Ukraine, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday as it urged authorities to ensure vulnerable people get vaccinated.
May 3, 2019 1:04
A European study of nearly 1,000 gay male couples who had sex without condoms – where one partner had HIV and was taking antiretroviral drugs to suppress it - has found the treatment can prevent sexual transmission of the virus.
Apr 26, 2019 1:44
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday urged Americans to protect themselves with the measles vaccination as the number of cases of the once-eradicated disease hit the highest levels in the United States since 2000.
Apr 17, 2019 1:53
Yale University researchers were able to restore some activity to postmortem pig brains, according to findings published Wednesday in the journal Nature.