The World Health Organization is warning that four out of five of the world's teenagers are not getting enough exercise. This could have negative effects on adolescents‘ health, including obesity, depression and heart disease
More than 80% of global teens don't get at least one hour of daily exercise, according to a UN health agency study. The findings have implications for physical and mental health as well as youth education.
Climate change poses a major threat to the health of the world's children and may shape the future of a whole generation if global temperatures are not kept well below 2°C, new research shows.
The 17-year-old was first admitted to hospital in September before undergoing the procedure mid-October to avoid "imminent death." Vaping has been blamed for up to 40 fatalities in the US this year.
There is a silent epidemic sweeping through Africa and it’s worse than HIV. Out of the 20 fastest rising countries with obesity, nearly half of them are in Africa. The health burden on the continent is rising.
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