Health

The skin condition can be a source of shame in the Asian community, but a new generation is fighting the stigma.
"Ultimately, it didn’t matter what we called my disease. What mattered was learning to live with it."
Heat and humidity create a hospitable environment for fungal infections. Here's what to do if you have skin irritation.
“Epidemics are not like hurricanes — you don’t hunker down for a few days and then they’re gone,” said Neil Ferguson.
There’s an “invisible group of patients” in danger of falling between the cracks in the pandemic.
Racism, injustice and brutality — experienced directly and indirectly — can have a lasting effect on a person's mental health.
“The least people could do is put on a mask,” said the sister of a grocery store worker who died from COVID-19 in May.
Confusion, embarrassment, discomfort. Psychologists tell HuffPost UK what may stop people wearing a mask.
Scientists say an influenza strain found in the pigs needs to be watched closely.