School, children, and tablets: why an inability to accommodate can limit the imagination
During a trial period of tablet incorporation into the daily lessons and activities that was carried out last year in Malta, some of the teachers demonstrated pedagogical...
Levonelle and Escapelle emergency contraceptives authorised for sale
Medicines Authority pushes back against suggestions that the World Health Organisation and European Medicines Authority are intentionally deceiving consumers
Health students come out in favour of euthanasia

"Euthanasia is one of the most neglected issues that modern health care...

"Euthanasia is one of the most neglected issues that...

Food imports from Ukraine seized due to virus risk

Foodstuffs and beverages from Ukraine destined for Malta have been seized by...

Foodstuffs and beverages from Ukraine destined for Malta...

[WATCH] People can now donate their organs thanks to legally-binding registration forms

People can choose to donate all their organs, none of their organs, or cherry pick the organs they wish to donate

People can choose to donate all their organs, none of their...

Update 2 | Superintendent investigating hospital food after suspicious gastritis outbreak

Superintendent of Public Health investigating possible food poisoning, after 55 patients at Mater Dei and Karin Grech hospitals diagnosed with sudden...

Superintendent of Public Health investigating possible food...

Russian ‘Hunger Games’ show will allow contestants to rape and murder each other

Contestants sign waiver acknowledging they may not survive nine-month Siberian wilderness challenge, and if crimes are committed, they will be arrested

Contestants sign waiver acknowledging they may not survive...

Malta is Skyscanner’s top travel hot spot for 2017

If you're searching for Skyscanner's hottest destination for 2017,...

If you're searching for Skyscanner's hottest...

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When in Rome…

While the city’s main attractions need to be visited at least once during a lifetime, make time for some of the little things that the city has to offer

While the city’s main attractions need to be visited...

Morning-after pill available at pharmacies as of today

The morning-after pill is now available in pharmacies around Malta and Gozo,...

The morning-after pill is now available in pharmacies...

Drug-resistant infections persist across Europe: Commission to draft new action plan

A five-year-old plan action plan on antimicrobial resistance provided political stimulus across member states, but has done little to curtail the problem

A five-year-old plan action plan on antimicrobial...

Caving in Phong Nha, Vietnam

Time to get your boots dirty and your clothes wet, Phong Nha is waiting for you.

Time to get your boots dirty and your clothes wet, Phong...

With one in four smokers, the Maltese are among EU’s more prolific tobacco users

One in every four persons aged 15 or over in the European Union is a smoker… and 1 in 5 confronted by passive smoking

One in every four persons aged 15 or over in the European...

Maltese heart care fights an uphill battle against poor lifestyle

Major inequalities in the use of basic heart medicines between countries

Major inequalities in the use of basic heart medicines...

Bill to allow 16-year olds obtain medical help without parental consent presented

Bill presented by government whip Godfrey Farrugia to make it easier for youths to seek the advice of a medical professional on issues such as addiction,...

Bill presented by government whip Godfrey Farrugia to make...

University and ALS Malta sign agreement putting Malta at forefront of ALS research

ALS Malta and the University of Malta sign agreement for three-year Ph.D. programme in ALS research

ALS Malta and the University of Malta sign agreement for...

Malta registers lowest proportions of long-standing limitations

When it comes to long-standing limitations in activities due to health...

When it comes to long-standing limitations in activities...

Lamu, an African beach destination

Getting to Lamu takes an eight-hour bus ride from the city of Mombasa, followed by 45 minutes on a ferry, but once the commuting ordeal is over you will...

Getting to Lamu takes an eight-hour bus ride from the city...

Nestlé scientists can slash sugar in chocolate without changing taste

Swiss producer of Kit Kat, Aeros and Yorkies says its scientists have discovered how to ‘structure sugar differently’

Swiss producer of Kit Kat, Aeros and Yorkies says its...

Malta to host conference on rare diseases in March

Social Dialogue Minister Helena Dalli says that a conference organised by the...

Social Dialogue Minister Helena Dalli says that a...