Doctor consultation without a doctor's visit: Here's an app for that
Like most of us, when we fall ill, the only way we know how to see a doctor is by going to the hospital and wait on the line. Well, one application has been created to make it easier to request for an appointment with a doctor online.
Stained glass technique kills deadly hospital bacteria
A new kind of glass can eradicate the deadliest hospital infections within hours using a technique similar to medieval stained glass-making.
Anti-Kremlin activist likely poisoned, German doctors sayws
Doctors at a Berlin hospital treating a member of the Russian protest group Pussy Riot have said claims that Pyotr Verzilov was poisoned are "highly plausible." They found no evidence that Verzilov was suffering from a long-term illness.
UK baby born with heart outside body allowed visits home
A British baby who was born with her heart outside her body has been allowed to make visits to her parents' home after months in hospital, the BBC reported on Monday .
Nigerian doctors decry alleged maltreatment by state governments
National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has called on the Nigerian government to fully take over running of tertiary hospitals across the country from state governments.
No remedy for Togo's catastrophic healthcare system?
Hospital workers in Togo have been striking for better equipment and more nursing staff. The public health sector in the West African country is underfunded. DW correspondent Adrian Kriesch got a look at what that means in Lomé's largest hospital.
NY doctor sent email to paper before hospital rampage
A doctor who killed another physician at a New York City medical center and wounded six other people before taking his own life had sent an email to a newspaper blaming hospital officials for wrecking his career.
Doctor and suspect dead in Bronx hospital shooting: Police
A doctor and the man accused of shooting him are both dead and six wounded after a former employee opened fire at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York City, according to police.