What are superbugs and how can we protect ourselves after the World Health Organization called antibiotic resistance "one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development"?
Covid-19 has killed more than 2.5 million people worldwide since the pandemic began in December 2019, according to an AFP count based on official figures
A batch of recent studies from Scotland and Israel confirm that vaccines largely prevent people from getting sick, but do they block infection?
The worldwide death toll from coronavirus is approaching two million, with Europe topping 30 million infections and WHO experts working on advice to fight new, more contagious strains of the disease
The medieval Belgian city of Bruges has rounded up swans to shelter them from the spread of bird flu after an outbreak of the virus in France, Denmark and the Netherlands
The number of new Covid-19 cases across Europe declined last week for the first time in over three months, but deaths in the region continued to climb, the World Health Organisation says