Malta unscathed by measles surge in Europe
In its latest disease surveillance report the World Health Organisation recorded a 400% increase in measles cases across Europe in 2017 • Malta has been measles-free since...
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Mater Dei Hospital makes 22% gain on elective operations’ waiting-times

Three years since an NAO audit, Mater Dei Hospital has recorded a general decrease in patient waiting-time for elective operations but the hospital still...

Three years since an NAO audit, Mater Dei Hospital has...

FDA approves first 'trackable' pill Abilify

First approved back in 2002 by the FDA to treat schizophrenia, the Abilify...

First approved back in 2002 by the FDA to treat...

Going back to strange | Stranger Things, Season 2

The most powerful thing to hit this reviewer after sitting through a second...

The most powerful thing to hit this reviewer after sitting...

Maltese girls are Europe’s fattest, WHO study in Lancet shows

WHO study says the world will have more obese children and adolescents than...

WHO study says the world will have more obese children and...

Hidden illnesses: Behind bipolar disorder and mental health stigma

'Only 2,000 of the 6,000 bipolar disorder patients in Malta are open about...

'Only 2,000 of the 6,000 bipolar disorder patients in...

US agrochemical giant Monsanto faces blowback over cancer cover-up

A release of internal emails have revealed that Monsanto have...

A release of internal emails have revealed that Monsanto...

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Rehab charity says State should study addiction, not legalise cannabis

Drug rehab charity OASI Foundation says perception that only heroin is harmful drug use, is misleading in missive against legalisation of cannabis

Drug rehab charity OASI Foundation says perception that...

XFM Radio’s Trudy Kerr on how running cured her epilepsy

Trudy Kerr is best known in Malta as the lovable voice of the Big Drive Home on...

Trudy Kerr is best known in Malta as the lovable voice of...

All Maltese-produced eggs free of biocides and Fipronil residue

No Fipronil residue present on Maltese farms, levels of Fipronil...

No Fipronil residue present on Maltese farms, levels...

When journalists suffer in silence: the mental health risk of media workers

Mental health risks associated with journalism shouldn’t be underestimated, psychologist warns 

Mental health risks associated with journalism...

The ruckus on IVF leave is complex. So are the PN’s reasons

New regulations introduced last June allowed people undergoing in vitro...

New regulations introduced last June allowed people...

Over 250,000 will fall ill due to flu season, minister warns

The Health Department is stocking up on some 100,000 flu vaccines in a bid to...

The Health Department is stocking up on some 100,000 flu...

Into the mouth of the volcano of Mount Batur in Bali

Mount Batur and the lake inside it is a place that one must visit and...

Mount Batur and the lake inside it is a place that one must...

Patients at rundown Mount Carmel hospital ward moved to ‘new’ ward

Female patients who were living in 'inhumane' conditions were transferred, with plans to close down ward 8, Health Minister Chris Fearne...

Female patients who were living in...

Decline in Maltese teen pregnancies enters eighth year

Malta may have reversed a worrying trend of teen pregnancies, but experts are...

Malta may have reversed a worrying trend of teen...

Urgent appeal for O positive blood donors

'The storm over the past days resulted in a lack of blood donations that...

'The storm over the past days resulted in a lack of...

Azure Watch: against standardisation

The ‘Azure Watch’ project sought to find an alternative – and hopefully, more sensitive and truthful – ways of commemorating...

The ‘Azure Watch’ project sought to find an...

The Maltese motorcycle diaries – The road to Thac Ban Gioc

Almost 300km from Hanoi in Vietnam lie the waterfalls of Ban Gioc, which...

Almost 300km from Hanoi in Vietnam lie the waterfalls of...