• 14 May 2018

    Resurgence of toxic caterpillars in the UK

    A health warning has been issued by the Forestry Commission of Scotland and England over the recent invasion of toxic caterpillars known as the oak processionary moth (OPM).

  • 8 March 2018

    Should we change how we think about diabetes?

    The push for a more personalized approach to diabetes management has been reenergized by recent research that suggests solely classifying diabetes into type 1 or type 2 diabetes (T1D, T2D)...

  • 28 February 2018

    Shire, Microsoft and EURORDIS form a strategic alliance

    Shire, a global biotechnology company focused on rare diseases, has formed a strategic alliance with Microsoft, a well-known technology company, and the European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS)–Rare Diseases Europe,...

  • 15 February 2018

    What is driving the high flu rates in Texas?

    The current 2017–2018 influenza season is rivalling the historical H1N1 pandemic of 2009–2010, which caused a global death toll at more than 284,000 people.