The WHO is urging countries not to suspend their AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine rollouts after a small number of reports of abnormal blood clotting in recipients triggered a domino effect of jab rollout pauses,
A third of women worldwide have experienced sexual violence in their lifetime—a figure that has barely budged in the past decade, according to a landmark
Vaccination may be a pass to certain activities—but what about actual vaccine passports?
Latin American governments are accusing Pfizer of “bullying” in COVID-19 vaccine negotiations—saying it is insisting upon extreme guarantees against future legal cases like using embassies and military bases as collateral. Protections for vaccine manufacturers in case of…
Africa’s first major COVID-19 treatment trial will test a laundry list of cheap, already available drugs.
In the shadow of COVID-19, the global AIDS response is falling off track—as many countries are failing to take full advantage of scientific advances, according to the
Malaria deaths resulting from disruption of services will likely exceed the number of COVID-19 deaths in sub-Saharan Africa, according to the WHO’s
The misuse of antibiotics to treat COVID-19 could accelerate the spread of antimicrobial resistance,
Italian cancer researchers unexpectedly discovered signs that SARS-CoV-2 was circulating in Italy months before the first patient was identified there in January 2020,
The World Health Assembly made bold moves against neglected tropical diseases this week, replacing a 2012 blueprint that is not on track to reach its targets, WHO