UK scientists win permission to genetically modify human embryos for the first time.
The World Health Organization is holding an emergency meeting in Geneva today to decide whether to declare the Zika outbreak an international public health...
An emergency meeting of the World Health Organization is discussing the unprecedented Zika outbreak and whether to declare a global emergency.
El Salvador works to contain the spread of the virus
The country that donates eyes to the rest of the world
On Monday, the World Health Organization will meet to discuss whether the Zika virus - which is spreading rapidly through Latin America - should...
Doctors in Switzerland say they have separated eight-day-old conjoined sisters - believed to be the youngest ever to be successfully parted.
Almost 14,000 assaults have been carried out on NHS Scotland staff in the last nine months, new figures reveal.
An independent review is to be carried out of the way drugs are assessed for use on the NHS in Scotland.
Researchers in the UK hope that a phone app could help monitor the progress of patients with Parkinson's disease.
The doctor who delivers India's girls for nothing
The lengths men go to see the birth of their child