To effectively control COVID-19 and prevent a future pandemic, Nigeria needs to start investing heavily in science research.
The role of government should be to improve and reorganise this sector to address the needs of users. The proposed national operational subsidy is an opportunity to do precisely that.
Our research identified three key lessons.
The 17th-century plague of Italy has lessons for today: Back then, too, people broke public health laws, but there were clergymen who intervened.
As in humans, environmental changes provoked chimpanzees to develop a diverse range of behaviours.
Changes caused by COVID-19 in the higher education sector could alter the power dynamics between African researchers and those from developed countries.
A chemical refined from the blue, copper-based blood of horseshoe crabs helps identify contaminants in medical equipment inserted into humans.
En España, el asesoramiento científico legislativo permanente es una tarea aún pendiente. Estas ideas pretenden mejorar la comunicación entre dos mundos destinados a entenderse.
Home health care is a much trickier question after COVID-19, and that becomes an issue for millions of older people who rely on home health care, as well as the workers who care for them.
Symptoms like loss of smell and taste are powerful predictors of COVID-19 infections.
The pandemic magnifies existing imbalances in wealth, access to health care and workplace rights.
There is plenty the military could do to help protect public health, such as by helping with supply logistics and providing workers to do important tasks – including health care professionals.
Il existe des similitudes importantes entre la retraite et l’isolement qu’engendre la distanciation sociale. Les couples nouvellement confinés doivent s'inspirer de l'expérience des plus âgés.
Cooped up with a partner and nowhere to go to break it up? Coronavirus social distancing... or another day in retirement? Research on older couples holds tips for everyone else on how to deal.
Motorisasi pesat membuat Kota Solo memprioritaskan kebijakan yang mendukung akses sepeda motor, dengan perhatian yang minim untuk pengendara sepeda sehingga membuat perempuan miskin termarjinalisasi.
Rapid motorisation has made the Indonesian city of Solo prioritise policies to support motorised vehicles, paying little attention to cycling and marginalising poor women.
Augmentant les risques de cancer et de maladies cardiovasculaires, la consommation de charcuterie fait aussi s’élever le risque de maladies respiratoires chroniques.
The tremendous costs of COVID-19 show why the world needs to do a better job preventing epidemics from occurring – or at least mitigate the impact.
Most of us are familiar with the concept of psychological trauma. But what is collective trauma, and how can we tackle it in the wake of the bushfire crisis?
The Trump administration has cut funding for infectious disease research and reduced high-level staffing for global health security, leaving the nation less prepared for major outbreaks.