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14 Sep 18'
UN Report – Global Hunger is Worsening

UN Report – Global Hunger is Worsening

An estimated 1 in every 9 people across the world are undernourished. That’s around 821 million of the current global population. A new UN report states that global goals to end hunger and resolve the food crisis are still significantly high on the list of priorities…


06 Sep 18'
HP and the CDC partner up to test 'antibiotic printing’

HP and the CDC partner up to test 'antibiotic printing’

With antibiotic resistance a major healthcare concern the world over, the announcement of a pilot programme partnership between the authoritative health organisation, the CDC and tech giant, HP Inc. is an interesting pairing. Could ‘antibiotic printing’ offer a solution to the resistance crisis?


30 Aug 18'
Alcohol - a significant contributor to the 'global burden of disease'

Alcohol - a significant contributor to the 'global burden of disease'

A team of researchers from The University of Washington School of Medicine associates at least 2.8 million deaths worldwide to alcohol consumption. The research team’s newly published study also highlights major contributing health risks, concluding that there is ‘no such thing as a safe consumption level’ of alcohol for any individual…