Thursday, 21 March, 2019

Johnson & Johnson hammered by report it knew of asbestos in baby powder

The documents also depict successful efforts to influence USA regulators' plans to limit asbestos in...

CDC wants you 'Say no to raw cookie dough' this holiday season

Flour and raw eggs especially can contain bacteria and salmonella respectively. "While Nestle To...

Helping Patients Prepare for Flu Season

Influenza vaccination coverage among health care personnel is an important measure of a hospital's h...

Scientists Develop 'Universal Cancer Test' That Could Provide Results In 10 Minutes

Scientists are still working on developing this wonder-test, but once their work is completed, the w...

Cobbs: "This is an amoeba that is just one of the things in the environment, so we're exposed to it ...

Along with blood and mucus, he brought up a his left bronchial tree - a series of tubes that distr...

Ocasio-Cortez ran on a platform advocating for a $15 baseline minimum wage , and called the current...

The woman's previously fertilised and frozen eggs were implanted after seven months and 10 days late...

Recently, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) released a report that more Americans were killed b...

Almost a week after advising the public about another E. coli outbreak, U.S. officials are back wi...

The Director General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS , Dr Sani Aliyu, on Saturday called o...

Until now, over 160 patients have been treated with investigational therapeutics under an ethical fr...

The new research is part of an overall project tracking social stigma among populations including pe...

The CDC found suicide became the second leading cause of death for 10- to 34-year-olds in 2016, ...

Women are expected to live longer than men, with female life expectancy unchanged at 81.1 years in 2...

The joint report said one reason for the persistence of HIV in Europe is that many people infected...

The cause, according to government officials, is a combination of increased drug overdose numbers an...

A reference, in case you haven't seen the film, to the song "Everything Is AWESOME!" as well as the ...

The Chinese researcher who claims to have led the creation of the world's first genetically edite...

HM Inspector of Constabulary Zoe Billingham said the inspection found police respond to people with ...

The gene modification was done with the help of CRISPR, a gene-editing tool that is cheap and easy t...

There is no recall of romaine lettuce in British Columbia, but several Island retailers have removed...

Burnley reduced the deficit before the break, Mee's long pass perfectly flighted for Wales striker ...

Half of those would come from China, India and the US. The rate at which people are developing dia...

The results, announced Sunday at a conference of the American College of Allergy , Asthma & Immunol...

It can take a week for symptoms to appear in some cases and by then, asking someone to recall ever...

USA health officials are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outb...

Millions of people will die of antibiotic-resistant infections in the next three decades, a report h...

The latest recall impacts less than 1 percent of the total losartan drug products in the US market, ...

The Senate has voted to extend the opt-out period for the My Health Record system to 31 January , a...

But the update clarifies that even very short bursts of physical activity - on actions as mundane as...

This is super impressive and the long-lasting battery is surely going to get fitness fans interest...

While announcing the new reshuffling, DeepMind also revealed that it has acquired a university spino...

Researchers with the University of Pennsylvania have found a casual link between social media use,...

The report outlines discrepancies in consumption rates between countries, whereby the large differen...

Nima and Dawa had grown facing each other, and could not sit down together. It states that 18-memb...

Donna Arnett, an epidemiologist and dean of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, who...

The flu jab is one of the 15 healthcare essentials that everyone with diabetes is entitled to throug...

The Ebola virus is spread through direct contact with the fluids of an infected person, or objects t...

In the Mendelian randomization analysis, they found approximately one less person per 100 will deve...

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ABC News reported that the proposal is considered a so-called "gag rule " by pro-choice advocates,...

According to Dr. Lindquist, contacting and testing sick people - mostly children - and trying to fig...

Common methods through which it is spread are bodily fluids and contaminated food or water. The C...

Jia Hu, Alberta Health Services' medical officer of health for the Calgary zone. The first confir...