Healthy environment = healthy humans

Millions will die worldwide by 2050 unless environmental protections are rapidly introduced by governments and businesses worldwide, a new UN report shows. Hundreds of scientists and experts - from more tha...

Climate crisis + health

‘The health impacts of climate change demand an urgent response, with unmitigated warming threatening to undermine health systems and core global health objectives’. That is one of the key findings in a rec...

Join future of food webinar

There is still time to register for a webinar on Tuesday and join the debate on how to 'build healthier food systems'. The Global Alliance for the Future of Food is hosting what will be an hour-long discussi...

Innovative wearable protects and improves health

|30 January 2017| USA A new wireless wearable which monitors a person's skin hydration can detect dehydration before it poses a health problem. Developed by researchers from North Carolina State Univer...

Wearable soap to limit spread of viruses

|12 November 2015| A necklace that stores electronic health data to track child immunisation and a wearable soap that helps limit the spread of infectious viruses by encouraging hand washing, have won the We...