Restructure data-gathering and evaluation networks to address climate change, energy, food, health and water provision, say Yonglong Lu and colleagues

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Contentious legislation that would require school children to be vaccinated against diseases including measles and polio heads to state senate committee

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Attempts to tackle sales threat by framing criticism of smoking as fundamentalist fanaticism are outlined in cache of documents from 1970s until late 1990s

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Since it was revealed that Andreas Lubitz – the co-pilot who purposefully crashed Germanwings Flight 9525, killing 150 people – had been treated for psychiatric illness, a debate has ensued over whether privacy laws regarding medical records should be less strict when it comes to professions that carry special responsibilities

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Several hundred Californians swarmed the State Capitol on Wednesday to oppose a bill that would eliminate their right not to vaccinate their children against contagious diseases like measles. They were able to help stall a committee vote on the legislation by a week

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According to a new study, more than 29 million U.S. health records were compromised in data breaches between 2010 and 2013

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Making data more readily available to researchers enables the data to be used in new and innovative ways, helping to maximise benefits to health and improve the efficiency of the research enterprise

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The FDA has known that supplements are mislabeled for two years

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