Health News
2023-01-27
Eliminating neglected diseases in Africa: There are good reasons for hope

Togo had reason to celebrate in 2022 when it became the first country in the world to eliminate four neglected tropical diseases. The west African nation stamped out Guinea worm...

2023-01-27
Voluntary assisted dying will be available to more Australians this year—here’s what to expect in 2023

By the end of 2023, eligible people in all Australian states will be able to apply for voluntary assisted dying as the final three states' laws will become operational this...

2023-01-27
Primary care plays a role in helping patients with long COVID symptoms by providing holistic, trustworthy care

Many people are experiencing a variety of long COVID-19 symptoms and are relying on some of their own methods to allay those symptoms. Others are in need of additional therapies...

2023-01-27
A young mother is accused of killing her children. What is postpartum depression and psychosis?

How common is postpartum depression and what are some of the symptoms? How is postpartum psychosis different from postpartum psychosis? Who is most at risk for mental health issues in...

2023-01-27
Sleep Abnormalities Common In All Stages of Psychosis

Sleep disturbances are consistently high throughout the course of psychosis —  with later stages associated with distinctive brain wave activity during sleep, a new review and meta-analysis shows. For example,...