Health

Total 54 Posts

Challenges remain for mobile technology in healthcare

Use of mobile technologies in healthcare is increasing in Africa, but insufficient engineering capacity and absence of policy are key challenges.

Ghana to make use of drones for medical deliveries

Ghana is the latest African country to make use of Zipline drones for medical deliveries.

Meat grown in labs could cut greenhouse gas emissions

Climate smart food systems are needed to tackle food crises and climate change.

The world's first genetically edited babies

We don't know anything about the health of the baby girls who are reported to have been born. But it's clear scientists around the world are shocked.

Why some people love coffee and others tea

How did you start today – tea or coffee? Or neither? A study of more than 400,000 men and women links specific genes for tasting bitter flavours like caffeine with hot beverage consumption.

Black churches, medical scientists, and the Nobel Prize for Medicine

Why don't Black churches donate some of their money to health initiatives?

This is how the latest Apple Watch can record your ECG

Despite the latest Apple Watch being able to read your ECG, you still need to see a medical doctor to get an accurate reading.