Indonesia should start investing in mental health care and ensuring that each Puskesmas has enough human resources to detect, treat and care for people with mental disorders.
Outbreaks of zoonotic diseases call for a collaborative approach to surveillance.
There's been significant advances in mental health genetics research, but Africa has largely been excluded.
Noncommunicable diseases are a growing problem in Africa. Among women, heart disease is a particular concern. Medication to treat it can interfere with pregnancy, making women undesirable partners.
When it comes to treating cancer, focus for decades has been on killing the fastest growing cells. New research finds that this approach may be too simple.
The results of stigma can be deeply damaging – we all need to show greater sensitivity.
You might be thin on the outside, but if you have a poor diet and are physically inactive, you can have the same health risks as someone who is obese.
Women health-care volunteers in places like Nepal, Afghanistan and Ethiopia play a vital role in the health system, yet they are undervalued and undertrained.
Academics from different disciplines come Head to Head in this series to tackle topical debates.
Tokophobia is a pathological fear of pregnancy and can lead to avoidance of childbirth.
Empowered women make millions of decisions that add up to a better demographic situation for themselves, their children and for Africa.
Science shows that this simple mindfulness technique improves concentration and working memory.
When you eat is as important as what you eat. The mounting evidence for chrononutrition.
The reason that nanoparticles hold such hope for TB treatment is that they can be carefully targeted.