State-mandated screening at birth for rare, serious medical conditions occurs in 4 to 5 million newborns and detects 5,000 to 6,000 affected infants each year. A 2017 American Family Physician article reviewed various conditions that…

Although many clinical preventive services, including childhood immunizations, have unfortunately been deferred during the COVID-19 pandemic, it was difficult to address the lengthy list of screening tests, counseling, and preventive therapies with an "A" or…

Outsourcer apologises for leaking details of 296 people assisting UK’s Covid-19 fightCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe outsourcing company Serco accidentally shared the email addresses of almost 300 contact tracers recruited to assist…

Hannah Devlin speaks to Prof Andrew Pollard about the work being done by different teams around the world to create a vaccine for Covid-19, and where his team at Oxford University fit into this international…