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WHO renames monkeypox as mpox, citing racism concerns

By Associated Press LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization has renamed monkeypox as mpox, citing concerns the original name of the decades-old animal disease...

Scientists uncovered the structure of the key protein for a future hepatitis C vaccine...

By Lisa Eshun-Wilson and Alba Torrents de la Peña, The Conversation The hepatitis C virus, or HCV, causes a chronic liver infection that can lead to permanent...

Vitamin B12 deficiency is a common health problem that can have serious consequences –...

By Diane Cress, The Conversation For several months during the summer of 2022, my dog Scout vomited at 3 a.m. nearly every day. If you...

Schools struggle to staff up for youth mental health crisis

By PATRICK WALL and KALYN BELSHA of Chalkbeat and ANNIE MA, The Associated Press Mira Ugwuadu felt anxious and depressed when she returned to her...

WHO: 1st Ebola vaccines to arrive in Uganda next week

By AP News GENEVA (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization said Wednesday that he expects the first doses of Ebola vaccine targeting...