Home > Lifestyle > Environmental Health > News 03 February 2011 World forest areas could start growing again The world's forest area could begin to expand again within just a few years, an expert has said, as the United Nations launched an international year of forests. 0 Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Blood Lions: Bred for the Bullet movie trailer The amazing mountains on Pluto The world's forest area could begin to expand again within just a few years, a top UN expert said, as the United Nations launched an international year of forests. The estimates NEXT ON HEALTH24X Giving up one food will help your health – and the planet 2020-01-15 14:39 More: Environmental HealthNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Coronavirus in SA: All the confirmed cases Lifestyle Man’s penis successfully reattached after being cut off for nearly a day Diet and nutrition Milk chocolate, dairy and fatty foods tied to acne in adults Mental health Don't be a 'hot-head': Study suggests head overheating impairs thinking Medical An HIV drug you only take twice a year? Medical Why your pelvic floor muscles are just as important as your other muscle groups Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.