Vast clinical trials to demonstrate the safety of new drugs will impose huge development costs on manufacturers.
02 Dec 2011 08:36 GMT | Health, US & Canada, United States
There is an association between growth hormone and mortality, but that doesn't mean that the former causes the latter.
29 Oct 2011 15:33 GMT | Health, France
To treat cancer in the developing world, different techniques are needed than are used in wealthier countries.
10 Aug 2011 10:52 GMT | Health
Inside the people-smuggling rings specialising in getting refugees into Europe.
Refugees, Middle East, Syria's Civil War
Did a law lobbied for by Western consumers bring peace to miners in eastern Congo or did it instead cause problems?
War & Conflict, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
A look at China's ghost towns and the bad debt they represent. Plus, why the work gender gap is still prevalent.
Business & Economy, China, Gender
Al Jazeera investigates the shocking truth behind a deadly Israeli attack on a US naval vessel.
Israel, Politics, United States