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Drinking sugary, caffeinated soft drinks linked to increase in kidney disease.

New research suggests that drinking sugary, caffeinated soft drinks while exercising in hot weather may increase the risk of kidney disease. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology — Regulatory, […]

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New Hope with Ebola Drug Trial

By the time Kambale Kombi Vianey arrived at the Ebola Treatment Centre (ETC) in Beni in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in late November, he was at death’s door. In the week since falling […]

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A simpler, better way to diagnose mental illness (Patterns of speech may be telltales of particular symptoms)

Diagnosing mental illness is difficult. Giving broad names such as “schizophrenia” and “bipolar disorder” to particular sets of symptoms helps psychiatrists and patients discuss and treat what is going on, but many traits are symptomatic of […]

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A new type of bed net could prevent millions of cases of malaria, according to new research published in The Lancet

The two-year clinical trial in Burkina Faso, West Africa involving 2,000 children showed that the number of cases of clinical malaria was reduced by 12 per cent with the new type of mosquito net compared […]

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