bbc.co.uk 1 hour ago
The number of people being diagnosed with cancer in the world each year has leaped to more than 14 million, the World Health Organization says.
nytimes.com 11 hours ago
The move was a major shift that could have far-reaching implications for industrial farming and human health.
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A decision by the Indian Supreme Court to reinstate a ban on gay sex represents a "significant step backwards for India" and violates international law, United Nations human rights chief Navi Pillay...
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LONDON (Reuters) - Bristol-Myers Squibb is to share intellectual property rights on an important HIV/AIDS drug in a patent pool designed to make treatments more widely available in poor countries.The
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Health leaders must look beyond their own health systems and develop partnerships with other sectors such as education, labor, agriculture, and finance in order to tackle the issue of obesity and Non...
npr.org 1 hour ago
A Democratic congressman wants the feds to give his constituents relief from sky-high insurance.
dailymail.co.uk 10 hours ago
Philippa Evans reveals how the last days of her mother Audrey Cole, 77, were enhanced thanks to Sue Ryder hospice.
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The survival of the couple and four children who spent two frigid nights lost in the Nevada mountains was called "a miracle" by rescuers....
nytimes.com 6 hours ago
The most effective way to reduce gun violence without significantly curtailing Second Amendment rights is to treat the problem as a public health issue, like smoking or drunken driving, a new study...
sciencedaily.com 19 hours ago
A scientist makes a definitive case against spanking, including how it slows cognitive development and increases antisocial and criminal behavior.
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A Lawrence Technological University fraternity hosted a bone marrow registry drive Tuesday in hopes of saving Bree's life, a little girl from the Grand Rapids area who needs a bone marrow transplant...
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By Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo and Ed Cropley JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A South African sign language interpreter accused of gesticulating gibberish during a memorial to Nelson Mandela defended his...
cbsnews.com 17 hours ago
Board of Health voted to mandate flu vaccines for children under 5, in addition to vaccine requirements for other childhood ills like measles, whooping cough
nytimes.com 14 hours ago
Psychiatrists are less likely than doctors in other specialties to accept insurance, researchers have found, complicating the push to increase access to mental health care.
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Apple Inc on Thursday said it sent medical experts to contractor Pegatron Corp's Shanghai factory last month after a 15-year-old employee died of pneumonia...
medindia.net 2 hours ago
Anxiety attacks, also called panic attacks, can spoil your life. Get your life back by understanding what causes anxiety attack and how to cope with it.
sciencedaily.com 11 hours ago
The degree to which students' exam scores differ owes more to their genes than to their teachers, schools or family environments, according to new research...
reuters.com 5 hours ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As a deadline approaches for people to sign up for medical insurance under President Barack Obama's healthcare law, some insurers and state-run online marketplaces are giving...
news.yahoo.com 16 hours ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tens of thousands of women each year might be able to skip at least some of the grueling treatments for breast cancer — which can include surgery, heavy chemo and radiation —...
foxnews.com 16 hours ago
It's a breakthrough that could help thousands of American soldiers returning from dangerous deployments.