Experts warn superbugs could cause an extra 10 million deaths a year with a global cost of over £63 trillion
Death toll from Ebola continues to rise as the organisation admits it 'failed to see the writing on the wall'
'Tremendous achievements' could be reversed in West Africa as Ebola outbreak continues, warns WHO
Study says daily injection of a newly-developed chemical compound can repair spinal cord injuries
New draft guidelines in US say male circumcision significantly reduces risk of HIV and other STDs
Humans 'will not be able to compete' with self-improving robots, says Stephen Hawking
DNA screening devices that profile health risks are banned in the US – but now legal in the UK
Scientists have observed an 'incremental change' in HIV which could lead to the virus gradually becoming 'watered down'
UN chief says Ebola could still spread beyond West Africa, where it kills 200 people per week
Children tested in Infectious Diseases Isolation Unit after showing viral symptoms on return from Africa
Early human tests suggest the drug is safe and may help immune systems fight Ebola, but more trials are needed
West Africa's Ebola epidemic is by far the most serious outbreak of the deadly virus
'Black Death' disease kills 47 people and spreads to the densely populated capital of Antananarivo
Burial workers discard bodies in protest over unpaid wages as government admits money has 'gone missing'
Biohazard suits are in short supply causing prices to rise as a result of 'increased anxiety' in the US
Hunching over devices is wreaks havoc on our posture and puts us at risk of serious back pain
Report calls for an urgent coordinated response as obesity reaches 'crisis proportions'
Nasa has been busy covering up an alien discovery and guarding humans from the edge of the Earth
Scientists hopeful that evidence beamed back by Philae will provide clues about the origins of life
Professor Brian Cox and Astronomer Royal Lord Rees support British-led plan to send a lander to the moon
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