Latest global health News

George Institute honoured with prestigious World Hypertension League Award
Very early blood pressure control confers both benefits and harms in acute stroke
Bypassing the blood brain barrier
Guidance for One Health field epidemiology workforce development
Why is whooping cough surging in the UK? Falling vaccination rates may be answer
Neuroaffirming care values the strengths and differences of autistic people, those with ADHD or other profiles. Here’s how
International Development Innovation Alliance and WHO renew collaboration on scale-up of health innovations
Time’s Inaugural TIME100 Health List: Hotez named 100 Most Influential People in global health
WHO advisory group convenes its first meeting on responsible use of the life sciences in Geneva
GP clinics are going to pay more payroll tax, which could reduce bulk billing
Strengthened global capacities on climate change and health: WHO training in Madrid
NRH received swaddle baby blankets from the Burnet Institute and NCIRS
Governments near agreement on package of amendments to the International Health Regulations (2005)
Spain’s Secretary of State for Health discusses health priorities with WHO
Global immunization efforts have saved at least 154 million lives over the past 50 years
World Malaria Day 2024: “Accelerating the fight against malaria for a more equitable world”
Save the Children and Judith Neilson Foundation team up to address malaria in Malawi
Setting new standards for healthcare: DB Schenker secures Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for more than 150 stations
We’re only using a fraction of health workers’ skills. This needs to change
Adam Blumenthal ordered to pay $850,000 and disqualified for five years for market rigging and directors’ duties breaches
Enhancing Global Health and Well-Being: WHO and the Netherlands strengthen their Partnership
Challenging harmful masculinities and engaging men and boys in sexual and reproductive health
From Hot To Cold And Nursing In Between
WHO sounds alarm on viral hepatitis infections claiming 3500 lives each day
Dietary fibre critical in managing hypertension, international study finds
CIFAL Victoria Promoting Understanding of the Landscape of SDGs Impact
WHO Youth Council urges parliamentarians to take action on universal health coverage
Diabetes drug improves cardiovascular outcomes across a range of heart and kidney conditions
Israeli government must face consequences for blocking humanitarian aid
New Discovery Unravels Malaria Invasion Mechanism
Strep A: cases of rare fatal infection hit record levels in Japan – here’s what risk these bacteria pose to global health
Stakeholders convene in Uganda on responsible use of the life sciences
Gustav Nossal Medal Awarded To Researcher
Strengthening surveillance and response for vector-borne diseases
In Lund debate, panelists chart different paths to climate justice
WHO publishes new guidelines on hepatitis B
Monash University pharmaceutical scientists honoured in NHMRC Research Excellence Awards
Wound healing is a billion dollar drain on the health system – this discovery hopes to plug it
WHO launches guidance on conducting reviews of tuberculosis programmes
WHO launches CoViNet: a global network for coronaviruses
Locums and permanent GPs equally safe, study reassures patients
Study finds high prevalence of hidden brain changes in people with heart disease
Supporting Our Community’s Health In Tomorrow’s Climate
Working together for a healthier, safer world: WHO and IPU renew partnership
Gum And Old Fridges Aid Bid To Cut Plastic Waste
WHO World TB Day Message
WHO launches new toolkit empowering health professionals to tackle climate change
Master’s programme in global health to be two years long