Dr. Wolfgang Harth in the studio
Thousands of babies and young girls worldwide undergo genital mutilation every day. Its devastating effects can include infection, incontinence and trauma. Even in Europe, 180,000 children are at risk.
HIV/AIDS may not seem to be the scourge it was 20 years ago, but more than a million people are affected every year. DW's science desk has compiled the must-know facts.
West African health ministers wrap up emergency talks on Ebola epidemic+++Two Zambian men charged with having consensual gay sex are acquitted+++WFP and UNHCR appeal for more funds to help feed refugees in Africa.
Lindau must be the smartest town in Germany right now: 600 young scientists are meeting 37 Nobel Laureates to talk medicine and health. We're there too: #lnlm14!
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