Health & Environment

Turkey producing biosimilar cancer drug
Turkey producing biosimilar cancer drug

Technology minister says Turkey can produce 180 different biosimilar medications

Overweight causes depression
Overweight causes depression

Being overweight can cause depression, say researchers, with effects that are thought to be largely psychological.

Air pollution kills 600,000 children each year
Air pollution kills 600,000 children each year
Unsafe food costs $110B annually: World Bank
Unsafe food costs $110B annually: World Bank
Cost of climate-linked disasters soars: UN
Cost of climate-linked disasters soars: UN
Death toll from cholera outbreak rises to 68
Death toll from cholera outbreak rises to 68

Total number of suspected cholera cases reported until Oct. 8 stands at 4,396 in northeastern Borno state, UN body says

UN warns to avert global climate chaos
UN warns to avert global climate chaos

Earth's surface has warmed one degree Celsius (1.8 degrees Fahrenheit) -- enough to lift oceans and unleash a crescendo of deadly storms, floods and droughts -- and is on track toward an unliveable 3C or 4C rise.

Germany counts on carmakers and drivers to diffuse diesel fumes
Germany counts on carmakers and drivers to diffuse diesel fumes