Mobile malaria mappers

What can the very latest portable DNA technology tell us about the challenges facing researchers on the frontline of tackling malaria?

Childbirth broke my brain

Hear from the Action on Postpartum Psychosis Network to explore the causes, treatment and recovery of postpartum psychosis – a frightening and little understood mental illness.

Pocket blood tests

Bringing together advances in physics, engineering and biology, Stuart Higgins from Imperial College London has invented a “one-size-fits-all” solution to diagnosing health conditions, based on technology originally developed for bendy displays.

AI for cancer diagnostics

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a buzzword that we can’t escape. It’s revolutionising the entire world around us, including our understanding of cancer.

Smells like flu

What if we told you that we’ll soon be able to sniff out diseases from smelling someone’s breath?

Unwell in unrest

When armed conflicts involve weaponry, they can cause life-threatening physical injuries, so it may seem obvious that war is bad for health.