World Health Organisation

Trump vetoes bill to end US support for Saudi-led Yemen war

WG Dunlop

The veto was the second of his presidency


Why do governments trust Big Pharma more than their citizens?

Joan van Dyk

Italy has come up with a plan to slash the cost of medicines by May. But for the strategy to work, they need everyone to get on board.


New York mandates vaccine to contain Brooklyn measles outbreak

Thomas Urbain

Under the new rules, anyone who has not received the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine or does not have evidence of immunity risks a fine of $1 000


DRC’s Ebola outbreak has all the makings of a humanitarian crisis

Jacqueline Weyer

The current Ebola outbreak in the DRC is devastating vulnerable communities already affected by displacement and violence


Men keep taking their lives

Palesa Lebitse

They don’t seek help for medical problems in general and when they suffer from depression, it can be fatal