Busting the myths and misconceptions affecting nearly half the world's population.
US & Canada
Health10 Jan 2017 16:03 GMT
Study conducted with US National Cancer Institute says 80 percent of deaths occur in low and middle-income countries.
Pollution08 Jan 2017 20:14 GMT
World's largest greenhouse gas emitter will deploy squad targeting polluters to combat toxic air crisis.
Health07 Jan 2017 17:35 GMT
Charity calls on government to make more funds available as it helps NHS cope with increased demand for health services.
Health07 Jan 2017 09:09 GMT
Madhu has worked for 26 years to help make people with disabilities educated, independent, and self-reliant.
Health05 Jan 2017 11:21 GMT
Study suggests air pollutants that can get into the brain via the bloodstream can lead to neurological problems.
People & Power05 Jan 2017 09:28 GMT
We investigate how an underground fire that has been burning for 100 years has led to one of India's largest land grabs.
Mental health02 Jan 2017 08:20 GMT
In a country that demonises mental disabilities, a mother recalls the journey of her community's acceptance and remorse.
Humanitarian crises02 Jan 2017 08:10 GMT
Away from the misery, the region boasts a rich cultural and religious heritage.
Health01 Jan 2017 19:19 GMT
Bruno Delgadillo suffered as many as 300 seizures a day before medical cannabis brought his condition under control.
Health28 Dec 2016 09:29 GMT
Bolivia teams up with traditional healers to help diabetics who are cautious of modern medicine.
Health28 Dec 2016 08:22 GMT
Miners in rural Sudan use mercury and cyanide to separate gold, which leads to health issues.
Health28 Dec 2016 08:11 GMT
More than 150 people. mostly Christians, taken to clinics in eastern Pakistan.
Abortion27 Dec 2016 11:58 GMT
By refusing to reveal details to expectant mothers, such as genetic conditions, doctors hope to reduce terminations.
Health24 Dec 2016 22:29 GMT
More than 22.5 million poultry killed amid the worst bird flu epidemic in farms across South Korea in recent times.
Asia24 Dec 2016 08:50 GMT
Initiative pinpoints more than 5,000 toilets as part of government's nationwide campaign against open defecation.
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