'It reduces surgical error': can VR train better doctors?

George is seriously ill. Sat on the hospital bed facing his doctor, he begins to grow pale and clammy. His breathing becomes laboured...

‘It became part of life’: how Haiti curbed cholera

Marie Millande Tulmé was at work in a prison when she received a call confirming her fears: the gruesome sickness spreading rapidly across...

Australia mulls second stimulus package to tackle coronavirus, sources say

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia is considering a second round of economic stimulus, three sources familiar with the deliberations told Reuters, as Canberra accelerated...

New York City, Los Angeles mayors order restaurants, bars, theaters closed for coronavirus

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The mayors of New York City and Los Angeles, the two largest cities in the United States, on Sunday...

A cure for insomnia? – podcast

For years, journalist Simon Parkin had suffered sleepless nights in his running battle with insomnia. Tiny noises or distractions would rouse him and...

Hospitals could run out of oxygen in ‘hours not days’ as coronavirus spreads, intensive...

HOSPITALS could run short of medical oxygen in “hours rather than days” as the coronavirus pandemic escalates, intensive care specialists have warned. Healthcare companies...

From symptoms to self-isolating, your coronavirus questions answered so you can stay safe

IT’S the conversation on everyone’s lips: How do we cope with the coronavirus ­pandemic? As the nation tackles what PM Boris Johnson has called...

Autism: How to talk to a child about their autism

Tips from a mum on how to talk to a child about their autism. READ SOURCE