Social and economic ramifications of sight loss are too big to ignore, but an array of inspiring projects is helping to tackle one of the biggest healthcare battles of our time
The decades-long initiative to improve eye health worldwide has spawned a number of important milestones in recent years. But how far away are we from stamping out avoidable blindness for good and cutting visual impairment on a global scale?
The Grenfell Tower tragedy claimed the lives of 72 people, underscoring the limitations of building regulations and a lax attitude towards fire safety. So what’s changed since?
While no proven health risks have been linked to the introduction of 5G technology, the industry must deal with public concerns openly and transparently
For all the transformative and life-saving benefits that 5G has to offer, a number of obstacles stand in the way of the NHS capitalising on the technology
There are large disparities in how governments around the world address mental health services, but a number of initiatives are prompting conversations and raising public awareness
Digital medicine could provide the answer to the costly questions of patient compliance and failure to follow medical advice correctly
How unbalanced participation in clinical trials and a basic misunderstanding of women’s health needs have resulted in unequal levels of public care