Messenger RNA vaccines work extraordinarily well in “the real world,” a

The “vast majority” of the nearly 550,000 US COVID-19 deaths could have been prevented with swifter intervention early in the pandemic, according Deborah Birx, the Trump administration’s coronavirus response coordinator at that time.  

For most of the pandemic, aggressive restrictions helped Papua New Guinea avoid a massive coronavirus outbreak.

Far-right extremists in the US have latched on to anti-vaxxers to stir mistrust in the government, 

The health system in Burma (Myanmar) has come to a near standstill, rocked by ongoing violence and disruptions following the February 1 military coup. 

Children with life-threatening illnesses need psychosocial support and palliative care to alleviate pain and suffering—but sometimes, resources are maxed out on medical needs.   That’s true in many parts of South Africa, where just 8 organizations provide pediatric…

A new website offers a rare and comprehensive look into the machinations of companies seeking to spur sales of painkillers.  

Africa’s vaccine rollout is moving—with 32 countries vaccinating high-risk population groups using vaccines from COVAX and other sources, according to a 

Tuberculosis may have claimed an extra 500,000 lives in 2020 because of the lack of TB diagnosis and care, according to