Over one in four people on the planet are drinking fecal-contaminated water, according to a new WHO report. It urges considerable increases in revenue to meet the growing demand for clean water.
According to the New York Times, the US has threatened sanctions against countries that backed a WHO resolution in favor of breastfeeding. US President Donald Trump, however, slammed the report as "Fake News."
Did you know that fish pedicures can cause deformations in your toenails? Or that if you feel young, your brain has probably stayed young, too? DW brings you this week's health news, all in one handy guide!
The revelation from a new global survey into microplastics in bottled water serves up a bitter irony. What we drink may well be contaminated. Possibly from the bottles themselves.
The German development organization "Sign of Hope" accuses Malaysian oil giant Petronas of poisoning the drinking water of thousands of people in South Sudan. Environmental activists warn of serious consequences.
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