Drug-resistant diseases are on the rise. Only a global effort to prevent overuse of antibiotics can halt the threat.
Amid the latest Ebola outbreak, the Trump administration is handing leadership to Angela Merkel — and she's not out to protect American interests.
As the monsoon season looms, hundreds of thousands of refugees are living in overcrowded Bangladeshi refugee camps at risk of an imminent cholera outbreak.
As a new outbreak surfaces in Africa, the only possible motive for ending America's anti-Ebola program is that Barack Obama started it.
Everyone in the West, royalty or not, gets better maternal health care than parents in the United States.
Critics of overseas development assistance say it's a waste. The evidence shows that investments in public health enhance stability and security.
The Centers for Disease Control will soon be run by a military doctor with a long history of pushing discriminatory AIDS policies.
Xi Jinping should be promoting evidence-based medicine, not quackery.
The Islamic Republic's anti-smoking campaign is yet another example of the government's shaky control over its population.
Are deep-pocketed medical tourists the cause of, or solution to, India's health care problems?
While the Trump administration praises its progress on the AIDS fight, health campaigners warn they are making the fight that much harder.
In Haiti, it took seven years for the number of cholera cases to surpass 800,000. In Yemen, it’s taken several months.