A warming climate leads to more heat-related deaths. The fact some research is showing the opposite indicates we need to refine the way we measure heat-related mortality.
A study published recently in The Lancet indicated menopausal hormone therapy is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. How can we interpret the results?
After 9/11, academic investigation seemed to seek out trauma rather than signs of resilience.
Poor childhood conditions, such as exposure to poverty and stunting, are associated with long-term disadvantages to health, education, social adjustment and earnings.
Misreporting on the ongoing debate is likely to lead to more deaths from cardiovascular disease.
While politicians and doctors argue over the data on the weekend effect, it's important to remember that there are other ways to reduce hospital deaths.